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Korean MNO Uses IDEMIA eSIM Provisioning for New Smartwatch

Korean MNO Uses IDEMIA eSIM Provisioning for New Smartwatch

“In the case of SK Telecom’s smartwatch, the eSIM provisioning is facilitated through IDEMIA’s Smart Connect service.” Remote SIM provisioning technology from IDEMIA is being used in South Korea’s first eSIM smartwatch based on the GSMA’s latest eSIM specification. It’s the product of a collaboration between France-based IDEMIA and SK Telecom, the country’s largest Mobile…

Gemalto Predicts Q4 Growth in Latest Update

Gemalto Predicts Q4 Growth in Latest Update

Gemalto has issued its corporate update for Q3, showing an expected dip in revenues with anticipated growth to come in Q4. The company’s total revenues came in at €727 million, a three percent drop compared to the third quarter of last year. Its Identity, IoT & Cybersecurity business showed only a modest change, dropping about one…

eSIM Consultancy to Promote IDEMIA Tech

eSIM Consultancy to Promote IDEMIA Tech

“…together, the solutions let cellular customers switch providers and services without the need to go to a physical store so that their SIM cards can be changed.” A Hong Kong-based eSIM consultancy is going to help IDEMIA deliver its solutions to OEMs. According to a statement from the companies, 10T Tech’s aim is “to optimize…

Thailand’s First eSIM Smartwatch Backed by IDEMIA Provisioning Solution

Thailand’s First eSIM Smartwatch Backed by IDEMIA Provisioning Solution

“It’s the latest example of the growing prominence of eSIM technology, which allows devices’ cellular network subscriptions to be altered remotely and without the need for the removal of a physical SIM chip.” Thailand just got its first eSIM smartwatch thanks in part to IDEMIA. The company has announced that its remote provisioning solution is being…

New Acer Laptops Feature Gemalto’s eSIM Tech

New Acer Laptops Feature Gemalto’s eSIM Tech

Acer has incorporated eSIM technology from Gemalto into its Swift 7 laptops, enabling users to switch between mobile carriers as they please. That’s the nature of eSIM technology, which allows a device’s SIM card to be reprogrammed remotely and without the need for the card to be physically removed. The technology offers a clear benefit…

Gemalto, Qualcomm Team Up On eSIM PCs

Gemalto, Qualcomm Team Up On eSIM PCs

“The collaboration between Gemalto and Qualcomm will see the technology integrated into the Snapdragon mobile PC platform’s Secure Processing Unit.” A big new partnership is poised to help along the proliferation of always-connected computer devices: Gemalto has announced that Qualcomm will incorporate its eSIM technology into its Snapdragon PC platform. Still an emerging technology, eSIMs…