• Gemalto is now part of the Thales Group, find out more.

eSIM and Remote SIM Provisioning


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Remotely ​manage multiple mobile network operator subscriptions and be compliant​ with GSMA specifications​What is an eSIM?

  • The embedded SIM (also called eSIM or eUICC) is a new secure element designed to remotely ​manage multiple mobile network operator subscriptions and be compliant​ with GSMA's Remote SIM Provisioning specifications​.
  • Available in various form factors, either plugged-in or soldered, the eSIM is easy to integrate in any kind of device.
  • ​Gemalto has developed a full range of subscription management services to handle the embedded SIM during the full life cycle of the device.

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​Thales, the world's leader in eSIM connectivity management ​

 

In July 2019, independant global industry analysis firm Counterpoint has recognised Gemalto as the world's leading provider in both hardware-based eSIM (i.e. eUICC) and eSIM management solutions.Thales number 1 eSIM provider.png

This is made possible thanks to key tangible elements:

  1. Largest research & development teams for SIM and eSIM-related technologies
  2. Leading contributor to the eSIM standardisation & interoperability (e.g. GSMA's Remote Provisioning Architecture for Embedded UICC specifications)
  3. Largest portfolio of state-of-the-art GSMA-compliant eSIM solutions -and the only company with full certification with live operation for all eSIM solutions (as of Octobre 2019):
    • Subscription Manager Data Preparation (SM-DP)
    • Subscription Manager Secure Routing (SM-SR)
    • Subscription Manager Data Preparation for Consumer (SM-DP+)
    • Subscription Manager (Root) Discovery Service (SM-DS)
    • Data Centre Operation & Management (DCO&M)
  4. Largest number of GSMA security accredited sites for eSIM production and eSIM management (i.e. 9 SAS accredited sites, as of Octobre 2019)
    • The GSMA's Security Accreditation Scheme (SAS) enables mobile operators to assess the security of their UICC / SIM and eUICC / eSIM suppliers, as well as of their eUICC susbcription management service providers.
  5. A large number of customers and partners
  6. Leading the eSIM innovation landscape
  7. Strong local support and testing capabilities with a global footprint of technical consultants 
  8. Highly secure products to protect mobile network operator assets and prevent fraud on devices
  9. Unique expertise on the market in deployment of critical business solutions worldwide (e.g. worldwide datacenter policy, high availability and high scalability, etc.)​​​
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 Documents

 Blog

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Juniper Research grants Gemalto Instant Connect a Future Digital Award for Technology and Innovation 2019


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