Gemalto, Vipps team up on securing digital wallets

Tuesday 16 October 2018 10:35 CET | News

Gemalto and Norway-based payments company Vipps have partnered on a secure digital turnkey solution for NFC proximity payment, QR and ecommerce.

The technology, according to a press release, will offer secure payment services to retailers, private label issuers and domestic schemes via an end-to-end secure cloud service compliant with all digital wallets.

Initially a payments service, Vipps expanded towards launching a payment solutions for person to business, online shopping, invoice and payment in stores. The company recently merged with players in payment and identification technology BankAxept and BankID and are now developing services for Norwegian and international users.

Netherlands-based Gemalto delivers software and other technologies to businesses and governments that helps them authenticate identities and protect data. Gemaltos technology spans through payment to enterprise security and the internet of things.

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Keywords: Gemalto, Vipps, Norway, Netherlands, mobile payments, digital wallets, NFC proximity payment, QR code, ecommerce, end-to-end secure cloud service
Countries: World