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Valid’s ideas reach our employees. Read the articles written by our experts on the website and on the company’s LinkedIn profile.

You will find in our articles our way of looking at the market, and the technologies and innovations from our portfolio. Contributors will provide up-to-date and relevant content, to help us think in the present and foster a vision of the future.

 

BLOCKCHAIN AND ITS POWER TO REVOLUTIONIZE THE WORLD ECONOMY

10/07/2017|

If you haven’t yet gotten to know Blockchain, you should start. It’s a distributed, open-code database that uses next-generation encryption, and it will facilitate recording and tracking of all online transactions. Data is encrypted, using private keys with a guarantee of a chronologically ordered record, similar to digital certification, but without intermediaries.

Mobile payment has come to brands

19/06/2017|

More than a new payment method, the Mobile Payment technology allows for consumers to have a new experience with brands.  There are many opportunities to expand services brands provide.

Smart City: there is intelligent life in cities

02/05/2017|

Cities have never been more populous. To get an idea, in 1950, the decade in which Valid was born, the world population was around 2.6 billion. According to the UN, today there are 7.3 billion of us - half of whom live in urban areas.

CHECKLIST FOR A GOOD IoT STRATEGY

11/04/2017|

The Internet of Things, which falls under the Machine to Machine (M2M) market, offers innumerable business development opportunities. It’s something similar to what happened with the emergence of the Internet, or maybe even bigger. According to the Gartner research institute, it is estimated that this year, 8.4 billion things will be connected and in use around the world.

A new reality for payments

14/03/2017|

Wearables are moving towards the masses. After a few years of being restricted to the early adopters (consumers who like to try out new technologies, and hence who are great allies in the innovation process), the launch of the devices has generated lessons learned for the financial market, which is now investing in their use on a larger scale.