X Infotech, IN Group, to implement Tachograph Smart Card solution in Europe

Continuing a successful collaboration between X Infotech and IN Groupe, a Tachograph certificate issuing solution has been delivered and successfully implemented in 3 European countries: France, Hungary and Luxembourg. The solution replaces the 1st generation Smart Cards solution with 2nd Generation that brings GPS tracking as enhanced functionality; bringing a new technological platform that meets…

Republic of Serbia opts for tachograph solution from Trüb

With the  win of the Republic of Serbia contract, Trüb strengthens its market leadership for digital tachograph solutions, now delivering such solutions to thirteen countries worldwide. The tachograph cards from Trüb are made of polycarbonate and equipped with a chip. Since the introduction of digital tachographs in 2004, Trüb has supplied more than 3 million…

Continental opts for security technology from Infineon in digital tachographs

Only security chips from Infineon Technology are installed in Continental's new generation of digital tachographs VDO DTCO. With Infineon chips, the company can efficiently implement the high security standards set by the European Union (EU) in 2009 for such systems. Infineon supplies Continental with a security controller, which is certified according to "Common Criteria EAL5+…

Full speed ahead for infosecurity on the road

By Detlef Houdeau, Infineon Technologies Automotive security applications have been around for over 25 years.  Parallel to the growth of electronic control systems, electronic security applications have been developed to protect vehicle and  driver from misuse, theft as well as cyber attacks. Anti-theft electronics were included in the BMW 7 series in 1982 and a…