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VALID’S VOICE | BLOG

Valid employs a talented team worldwide. Our experts within the Data, Payment, Mobile, Identity, IoT Track & Trace, and Digital Certification industries are working tirelessly to provide our clients with custom, innovative solutions to their most common and complex challenges.

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So…Is it RFID or Tracking?

By: Ricardo Malizia - Manager of Tracking Solutions Ready? Let’s go! RFID means Radio Frequency IDentification, which is an automatic method for remotely accessing data through electromagnetic waves. These waves generate an electrical current when captured by an antenna, which then directs this current to a chip, which is energized, enabling it to communicate data recorded in its Read more

11/09/2018
Data Matrix
IoT
QR code
Radio Frequency Identification
RFID
RFID Tag
Smart Tag
tracking
valid

11/09/2018|

VSPS GLOBAL PERSONALIZATION SOLUTION – PRESENCE IN NEW MARKETS

Since 2013, Valid has chosen to invest in technology, developing our own Smart Card personalization system capable of writing and testing all of our cards produced in factories. This personalization platform, called VSPS (Valid Smart Perso Solution), has grown over the years, gaining new functionalities and components to meet demands and new market specifications that constantly arise in Read more

24/08/2018
Dual-Interface
EMV
Smart Card
valid
Valid Smart Perso Solution
VSPS

24/08/2018|

GDPR Compliance Part 2: The Data Protection Revolution Continues to Spread

By: Chris Mermigas – Senior Corporate Counsel, USA Region The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) began enforcement on May 25, 2018, and has caused waves throughout the globe. Establishing rights and protections for the personal data of citizens of the EU, the GDPR applies to anyone who handles or possesses personal data of EU citizens or otherwise Read more

21/08/2018
California Consumer Protection Act
CCPA
data
Data Protection
GDPR
valid

21/08/2018|

How to Improve a Good Thing…Key Takeaways from an Industry-Leading Chief Marketing Officer

By Brenda McGowan, Client Development Director – Data Solutions, USA Region Last month, I had the pleasure of attending a regional American Marketing Association event. While in attendance, I found myself quickly jotting down notes, thinking these are “too good not to share”! One of the featured speakers, a leading Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and industry veteran of Read more

15/08/2018
Chief Marketing Officer
CMO
data
engagement
metrics
valid

15/08/2018|

IoT – A New Concept

By: Rogério Loureiro, Manager - Digital The term “IoT” is all the rage in the world of IT. I’ve seen many posts and articles in various media covering the fact that, like many other trends, the IoT is becoming more and more common in our daily lives. The first use of the term “IoT” has been attributed to MIT Read more

07/08/2018
big data
cloud computing
Internet of Things
IoT
M2M
Programmable Logic Controllers
valid

07/08/2018|

Valid has been Accredited by GSMA for Subscription Management

Accredited by GSMA for Subscription Management Valid has been named an accredited supplier for the GSMA Association for Subscription Management (SAS-SM), for the data center located in the Madrid manufacturing plant. This SAS-SM certification is requested as the necessary security grade by the Mobile Network Operators worldwide, willing to delegate their subscription management services to a Read more

25/07/2018
GSMA
Subscription Management
valid

25/07/2018|

Geo-Fencing Vs Geo-Framing…There is a new kid in town!

By:  Brenda McGowan - Data Solutions, USA Region Geo-Fencing vs. Geo-Framing As digital display advertising is continuing to gain momentum with marketers as a more “cost effective” means to reach customers and prospects than traditional methods, it’s good know the differences in approach and how new technologies may improve your Ad Spend! Not all “GEO” technologies are Read more

23/07/2018
geo-fencing
geo-framing
valid

23/07/2018|

Single SIM Card Functionality: 3 Ways You Can Face the Most Common Mobility IoT Challenges

By:  Franco Zaro, Nicolas Quiroga, Rolando Hernandez - Mobile Solutions, USA Region The exponential growth of IoT (Internet of Things) is closely related to how technology has addressed many unanswered questions regarding security, reliability and user-friendly solutions. Along with these three “must have” elements, IoT technology evolves with mobility, transforming it into the arrowhead of the Digital Revolution. Read more

19/07/2018
eUICC
IoT
M2M
Multi-IMSI
valid

19/07/2018|

Facial Biometrics: The New Face of Secure Identification

Facial biometrics are a giant leap ahead of fingerprinting biometrics. First developed in the 1960s, the technology has become more accessible to the mass market, for both law enforcement and private consumers. Studies show facial biometrics will be the future of secure identification. Even though it is still an emerging technology, the industry is set to hit $7.76 Read more

10/07/2018
biometric data
facial biometrics
facial recognition
liveliness detection
valid

10/07/2018|

Disaster Recovery Best Practices for Credential Issuance

By: Chuck Wilson, Content Proposal Manager - Identity Solutions, USA Region Most, if not all, Driver’s License/ID card contracts include provisions for Disaster Recovery (DR) by specifying backup production facilities to ensure a timely response to demand in the face of interruptions at the primary production facilities. Experience has shown most secondary DR facilities that are only operated in Read more

28/06/2018
credential issuance
disaster recovery
disaster recovery best practices
DR Best Practices
valid

28/06/2018|