CAPE TOWN – Gemalto, a digital technology company based in Amsterdam, demonstrated its On-Demand Connectivity solution at AfricaCom today at the CTICC in Cape Town.
Focused on digital security, software and sim card manufacturing, the company was founded in June 2006.
Sherry Zameer, Senior Vice President of IoT Solutions, CIS, of the Middle East and Africa region believes that e-sim technology is the company's focus at the moment.
Zameer said: “As the Internet of Things gathers momentum, more and more of the physical objects and devices we use will be connected to the network. The embedded SIM (eSIM) is becoming a reality that will enable millions of consumers to seamlessly connect their favourite devices anytime, anywhere.”
“With 3.5 billion devices on the market by 2025, cellular connectivity will play a major role in bringing massive IoT to life both on the consumer and M2M markets, exponentially increasing the number of mobile connections.”