This year, the Spanish Public Administrations' biennial meeting was hold in Seville from 30 May to 2 June.
The companies have worked together on some of the Spanish Administration's most significant electronic identification projects.
Safelayer, a leading Spanish supplier of PKI technology for electronic identification and signature, and Datacard Group, a global company and world leader in secure identification and card personalisation solutions, have announced their joint attendance at Tecnimap 2006.
Tecnimap is the Spanish Public Administrations' biennial meeting for sharing ideas and experiences related to the modernisation and application of information technologies in the civil service. It will take place at the Palacio de Congresos conference centre in Seville from 30 May to 2 June.
Dedicated to "Information Technologies for the Modernisation of the Public Administrations," some 10,000 delegates and 200 companies are expected to attend this ninth edition during which they will display their products and solutions for the Public Administration.
Safelayer and Datacard Group have worked together on some of the Spanish Public Administration's most important electronic identification projects. Due to their scope and social relevance, it is particularly worth mentioning those for the Generalitat Autonomous Government of Catalonia, the Basque Government (Izenpe), the Andalusian Autonomous Government (Receta Electrónica), Banco de España (Central Bank of Spain) and Canal de Isabel II (Madrid's public water company).
As a result of such a fruitful collaboration, the two companies have decided to jointly attend in order to prove that joining complementary synergies and leading technologies can lead to the successful implementation of the most complex and critical secure digital identification projects.
Datacard Group is a private company with an annual turnover of approximately 400 million dollars. It has over 1,400 employees around the world and a services and support network that extends over 120 countries. Its operations all around the world include development centres in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, India, Japan, Malaysia and the United States.
Datacard Group is the world leader in secure identification and card personalisation solutions, and the driving force behind a large majority of the most important card issuance programmes in the world. Their secure identification and card personalisation solutions are used on a daily basis to issue millions of financial cards and ID documents.
Safelayer Secure Communications S.A. is a Spanish company founded in May 1999 and devoted to manufacturing security software solutions for managing digital identity, electronic signature and data protection. The company has developed its technology entirely in Spain and it is currently Spanish market leader in security. Today, Safelayer technology sustains the two major certification and digital identification projects in our country: the Spanish Royal Mint or FNMT and the Digital ID. Similarly, Safelayer technology guarantees the NATO e-mail system.
Its technology, based on open standards, is characterised by its strength, simplicity and flexibility and it is endorsed by the Common Criteria EAL2 and EAL4+ maximum quality certifications.