Giesecke & Devrient now certified for MIFARE DESFire EV1 Monday, February 22, 2016

Giesecke & Devrient now certified for MIFARE DESFire EV1

Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) has been certified by NXP Semiconductors for MIFARE DESFire EV1. This certification completes the product certification for MIFARE Classic and MIFARE4Mobile Version 2 which G&D received in 2015. G&D’s SIM platform SkySIM CX® Hercules now offers the entire MIFARE suite, thus enabling secure remote provisioning and management of MIFARE-based services for mobile network operators, trusted services managers and service providers.

The G&D MIFARE portfolio is available in both SIM and eSE form factor for NFC enabled smart phones and other NFC enabled devices like wearables or tablets. “By adding the MIFARE DESFire EV1 to the suite, we are able to commercially offer a complete MIFARE4Mobile solution. With this range of MIFARE products, G&D is providing the latest in NFC technology”, stated Bernd Müller, Group Vice President and Head of Product Management in the Division Telecommunication Industries at G&D “MIFARE DESFire is on the high end of the MIFARE range and offers advanced contactless features such as access control or transit functions with even higher security.”

Read Giesecke & Devrient’s full press release here.