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G+D Mobile Security provides dedicated SIM for management of IoT devices

G+D Mobile Security has launched “IoT Attach” and “IoT Advance”, two essential solutions to connect billions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. The “IoT Attach” and “IoT Advance” Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) products have been developed in cooperation with reference Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and IoT application providers. These dedicated SIM products not only offer […]

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SIMalliance reports 5% growth in 2016 global SIM shipments

The SIMalliance membership, which represents approximately 90% of the global SIM market, has reported a 5% year-on-year growth in its 2016 shipment volumes, with a total 4.9 billion units shipped during that period. This is the highest annual volume of shipment units reported yet by the organisation. SIMalliance members estimate that the total available global […]

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Gemalto’s Device Management boosts LTE adoption and usage

Gemalto has released the latest version of its LinqUs Device Management solution, designed to help mobile operators provide subscribers with a seamless journey to LTE. It now offers operators real-time identification and automatic over-the-air configuration of their subscribers’ 4G devices and instant promotion of targeted tariff plans and offers. Key benefits include increased 4G adoption […]

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Singtel adds ticketing option for mobile payment Dash app

Singapore’s Singtel has launched an update of its mobile payment app, Dash, as well as a SIM card that allows users to tap their phones to pay for bus and train rides. The new version of Dash, which allows users to use their mobile phones to pay for taxi rides, online and retail purchases, will […]

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SIMalliance reports 4.7 Billion global SIM shipments in 2015

The SIMalliance membership, which represents approximately 88% of the global SIM market, has reported 2015 SIMalliance shipment volumes equalling 4.7 billion, reflecting a 0.3% increase on 2014 shipments. The estimated total available market in 2015 was 5.3 billion, compared to 5.2 billion in 2014, marking a 2% increase in total SIM shipments worldwide. Significant advances […]

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MegaFon, VimpelCom and Gemalto launch mobile NFC ticketing in Moscow

Gemalto is supplying MegaFon and VimpelCom, the leading Russian mobile network operators with a combined base of 180 millions (1) of subscribers, with UpTeq Multi-Tenant NFC SIMs​. These cards enable subscribers to enjoy the benefits of Moscow’s new mobile ticketing program and can be used with NFC smartphones. With the ‘Troika’ transport card app downloaded […]

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