GSMA Personal Data Program accredits Gemalto's Mobile ID Solution

By CIOReview | Monday, February 29, 2016
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BARCELONA, ESP: Gemalto, a company in the mobile identity market that enables businesses to offer trusted digital services has been recently accredited with the new role of GSMA Mobile Connect Accelerator partner. In a vastly growing digital environment, Gemalto through its services helps in securing financial transactions, mobile services, public and private clouds, e-Healthcare systems, access to e-Government services and many more.

The firm’s Mobile ID solution has been accredited within the GSMA Personal Data program for enabling organizations to offer their clients a single mode of authentication available for online services through any mobile phone. Using a reliable mobile-based two factor authentication technique, Mobile ID enables customers to enjoy a trusted digital journey.​ The solution which works on any handset offers authentication services for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to easily become universal digital identity providers.

Marie Austenaa, Head of Personal Data, GSMA states, “Mobile Connect brings together an ecosystem of trusted mobile operators and service providers to provide consumers with the ability to use their mobile phone for managing their access to online services, giving them greater control and a means of access that is secure and convenient.” 

Senior Vice-President of Identity Protection at Gemalto, Francois Lasnier was optimistic about the Mobile Connect Accelerator program. The program is capable of speeding up the deployment of digital identity projects and its implementation;  and provides customers with a seamless and secure sign-on process.