Improving security, slashing ID fraud and theft and creating a secure infrastructure for new on-line access are high on every government’s agenda, with a call for greater security features and the necessary legislation to implement them.
According to recent figures, ID theft is escalating and the consequential costs to national economies following suit. But as the leading provider of secure, tailor-made ID solutions, Gemalto can help governments improve security and deploy electronic applications to offer better public services and cut administration costs.
Secure national ID cards
Gemalto's ID fully-compliant smart card-based solutions increase citizen protection, contribute to better control immigration and offer an effective means of ID checking, using security that is always one step ahead. Gemalto offers a variety of secure ID documents with a range of professional solutions for a complete solution, which can be delivered as individual systems or using a managed service option.
Gemalto is contributing to 40 national eID programs: in Europe (Belgium,
Lithuania), in the middle east (Qatar,
Saudi Arabia) and in other areas.
Sealys eResidence Permit by Gemalto offers the most complete, versatile electronic European Residence Permit (eERP) solution tailored to customer needs.
Sealys eResidence Permit enables governments to realize significant cost savings and reduce fraud and illegal immigration.
Gemalto has supplied Sealys Residence Permit solutions to numerous countries, including the first generation of chipless products and now the second generation smart card based solutions.
Multi-application national ID cards
Sealys MultiApp ID is a Global Platform smart card solution for eID, eDriving License, eRegistration Certificate and eHealthcare. It is a Public Key Java Card designed to meet the most advanced security requirements of long-term multi-application programs such as the ones launched by governments and health insurances. Sealys MultiApp ID has been
Common Criteria EAL 5+ certified.
An innovative turnkey solution to federate eID programs
With contributions to more than 100 eGovernment programs to date, Gemalto has played a front-line role in making the new paradigm of secure multi-service electronic ID cards a reality. Drawing on its extensive experience, the company has devised an innovative turnkey solution to federate eID programs across multiple government agencies, bringing together the best of smart card technology, software solutions and multi-service apps.
National identity schemes
National identity schemes
The aim of this white paper is to give all public stakeholders and partners the understanding, insight and tools that will enable them to contribute to greater success in the modernization of
public services and, more broadly, of society, by including digital identity as a defining feature in a digital space of trust, with good levels of security, interoperability and data protection.
Enhanced Polycarbonate : Making the most of Polycarbonate for ID documents
Enhanced Polycarbonate : Making the most of Polycarbonate for ID documents [PDF - 787 kb]
Recent innovations, such as color laser-printing as well as enhanced visual and tactile effects, are giving additional opportunities to government authorities and national printers to seriously consider this enhanced polycarbonate environment for their document projects.
This white paper is describing the major benefits of the new generation of enhanced polycarbonate secure documents.
e-Gov 2.0 – Towards a sustainable society
e-Gov 2.0 – Towards a sustainable society [PDF - 2.3b]
10 object lessons in Green IT and eGovernment, From green washing to green spirit
e-Government is an essential part of the political supervision needed for the harmonious construction of a sustainable society. This paper will illustrate this point.
The lessons of European and Middle Eastern implementations of e-ID
The lessons of European and Middle Eastern implementations of e-ID [PDF - 590 kb]
The smart card technology that has transformed monetary transactions can bring similar benefits to public service delivery. This paper examines the technology's potential to create a virtuous circle of increasing take-up supporting expanded functionality and enhanced appeal to citizens.
Protecting Identities and Stopping Crime with Digital eIDs
Guide to Protecting Identities and Stopping Crime with Digital eIDs [PDF -1mb]
A Brief for Policy Makers
In the United States, lack of security in government-issued identity credentials is a major contributing factor to identity theft. This paper examines progress made establishing eID digital identity credentialing. It also explores other eID implementation opportunities currently under consideration.
eGov 2.0 : the keys to success
eGov 2.0 : the keys to success [PDF - 2.6mb]
Choosing and building the pathway to success -Best practices and success factors
This report examines the foundations of successful eGovernment programs and outlines ways public support can be mobilized for adoption of the 2.0 citizen-centric approach.