Infineon launches a new SECORA™ Pay portfolio on 40 nm technology with best in class contactless performance

In recent years, there has been a noticeable trend toward contactless payment. With the challenging market conditions following the COVID-19 crisis, this development is clearly gaining momentum. The payment market is expected to increasingly shift to contactless solutions accounting for a global 76 percent dual interface share in 2021 up to 91 percent within the…

Infineon and IDEX Biometrics announces platform for biometric smart cards

A research report by ABI Research* projects the market for biometric payment cards to be reaching 353 million pieces per year by 2025 globally as an optimistic scenario. Allowing card manufacturers to address this new growing market segment, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), the global leader in smart card payment solutions, and IDEX…

High tech meets design: screenless wristband enables communication and contactless payment with innovative biometrics

The IoT (Internet of Things) building blocks from Infineon Technologies AG are becoming ever more powerful, energy-efficient, and smaller. Today, practically any everyday object can be enriched with smart functions to make life easier. Using system solutions from Infineon, Deed ®, a deep tech start-up from Turin, Italy, has been able to create a screenless yet…

Infineon presents Hardware-based Security during Crypto Asset Conference 2021

Infineon Technologies' Markus Moesenbacher has recently presented the company's approach to secure hardware access to the Blockchain at this years Crypto Asset Conference. Affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and current regulative efforts, digital assets are experiencing a boost in popularity on private and institutional levels. This comprises a huge spectrum of  crypto assets, like Bitcoin…

World’s first TPM 2.0 with open-source software stack cuts down security integration efforts in industrial, automotive and IoT applications

Trusted Platform Modules (TPM) enable secured remote software updates, disc encryption and user authentication. Hence, they are crucial for connected industrial, automotive and other embedded devices. To further facilitate seamless integration in Linux-based systems, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) now provides its leading OPTIGA™ TPM 2.0 solution with a comprehensive TSS* host…

Infineon contributes to CardLab’s new Biometric Card Solution

In this new 'Digital Age', it has become increasingly important to remember passwords or where one has stored information that has concrete value. Individuals have lost millions because they have forgotten passwords or caused organisation great distress to recreate their identity. However, these problem can now be a relic of the past as CardLab introduces…

Infineon introduces multifunctional employee ID card including Mastercard payment function

Infineon Technologies AG is replacing the employee ID cards at its headquarters 'Am Campeon' with the world’s first solution that combines highly secured office building access with a flexible, contactless Mastercard payment function. For the integration of the payment functionality directly on the smart card, Infineon is cooperating with Mastercard, PayCenter GmbH and petaFuel GmbH.…

Infineon’s SECORA™ ID X drives introduction of contactless multi-application ID solutions based on JAVA Card™

Infineon Technologies AG has extended its easy-to-integrate security solutions for contactless electronic ID documents. SECORA™ ID X is the company’s new flagship for highly secured yet versatile government ID solutions targeting customized applications. The solution’s particularly large user memory of up to 450 kByte allows to realize a broad variety of eID products ranging from…