AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Nov. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has been recognized as a Representative Vendor for its issuer tokenization solution in Gartner's industry Market Guide. Gemalto's experience in mobile industries and global financial services, makes it a primary go-to-market brand for issuer tokenization to secure mobile payment transactions. Gemalto's solution allows credit and debit cards to be securely loaded into mobile devices in real-time and simplifies the enrollment of card portfolios for banks and their issuing partners.
The tokenization solution is fully integrated into Gemalto's Allynis Trusted Services Hub (TSH). The hub enables token provisioning services to any mobile security framework. These frameworks include HCE and TEE, device manufacturer or mobile operator-based Secure Elements. Available in software-as-a-service (SaaS) mode or as a licensed platform, Gemalto TSH with tokenization provides flexible mobile payment deployment options for issuers, processors and domestic networks.
"We appreciate Gartner's recognition of Gemalto's role and market strategy in the emerging tokenization landscape. We strive to provide adaptable security levels for consumer protection across payments and other industries," said Jean-Claude Deturche, Senior Vice President of Mobile Financial Services at Gemalto. "Tokenization is a powerful new technology that can help every issuer easily deliver user-friendly and secure mobile payment services to their customers."
1 Gartner, Market Guide for Issuer Tokenization, Sandy Shen, June 2015
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