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NATO Relies on Thales for a Real-Time View of the Operational Situation in Joint theaters PARIS LA DÉFENSE -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

Thales has been awarded by NATO the delivery of Increment 2 for the NATO Common Operational Picture (NCOP) programme, which will provide joint forces under NATO command with enhanced situational awareness and decision support in the theatre. Thales was selected for Increment 1 in 2012 and...

Thales and Inetum Deliver Smarter Border Management at Spanish Valencia and Bilbao Airports -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales, leader in digital security, and Inetum, European leader in digital services and solutions, provide the airports of Valencia and Bilbao with more than 45 Automatic Border Control gates (ABC Gates) leveraging facial recognition and automatic document verification. Thales...

Thales Named as a Market Leader in KuppingerCole Analysts Leadership Compass for Database and Big Data Security -Tuesday 30 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales today announced that it has been named as a Market Leader in the 2021 KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Database and Big Data Security. The report recognised Thales’ leadership role within the data security market through its CipherTrust Data Security...

French Navy strengthens anti-submarine warfare capabilities with SonoFlash sonobuoy from Thales -Sunday 28 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The French Navy has selected the SonoFlash new-generation sonobuoy from Thales. Unveiled at the Euronaval show in October 2018, SonoFlash will enable France to reach its strategic capability goal for acoustic sensors. The threat posed by submarines is evolving rapidly....

Eco-SIM Card From Thales and Veolia: The SIM Card Made From Recycled Refrigerators -Wednesday 24 March 2021  

Thales and Veolia have joined forces to create the first eco-designed SIM card made from recycled plastic. The use of recycled materials in a special industrial production process will eliminate the need for close to 5,000 metric tonnes of virgin plastic a year. The Eco-SIM Card will help...

Thales Helps Microsoft Customers Protect Their Sensitive Data in the Cloud -Tuesday 23 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales announces a new data protection capability for Microsoft customers to benefit from the power of the full range of Microsoft 365 applications while protecting sensitive data in the cloud and meeting major data privacy regulations and requirements. Designed for...

Thales Selected to Prepare France for the New Schengen Area Entry/Exit System -Monday 22 March 2021    

In 2017 the European Union adopted a new directive for the deployment of a biometric entry and exit registration system (EES) for Member States in order to strengthen the security of the Schengen Area and modernize border crossings. In less than one minute, third-country nationals will thus...

Thales Brings Contactless Payment Functionalities to Axis Bank’s Wear ‘N’ Pay Wearables Program -Friday 12 March 2021  

As part of the collaboration, Thales provides security and connectivity technologies (certified Secure Element along with its antenna), embedded into the wearables by Tappy Technologies. The innovation offers Axis customers smooth and secure transaction, delivering an enhanced payment...

Thales Named as a Market Leader in KuppingerCole Analysts Leadership Compass for Enterprise Authentication -Tuesday 9 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales today announced that it has been named as a Market Leader in the 2021 KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Enterprise Authentication. The report recognised Thales as a global leader within the enterprise authentication market through its SafeNet Trusted...

Thales Laser on Mars 2020 Mission: Three Days to Touchdown -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

On 18 February, when the Perseverance rover lands on Mars, the Thales laser will enter service as part of SuperCam, the ‘eyes’ of the rover, to determine the chemical and organic composition of Martian rock samples. The Thales laser at the heart of the SuperCam...

NATO Selects Thales to Supply Its First Defence Cloud for the Armed Forces -Monday 25 January 2021

NATO has selected Thales to provide the first theatre-level deployable defence cloud capability, a compact and fully certified solution for end-to-end management and control of connectivity, applications and data hosting. Nexium Defence Cloud was selected by NATO as it complies with the...

Thales NS50 Radar to Equip the Belgium Navy and the Royal Netherlands Navy Next Generation Mine Counter Measures Vessels... -Wednesday 20 January 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The navies of Belgium and the Netherlands rely on Thales, Naval Group and KERSHIP shipyard to equip the 12 next generation Mine Counter Measures Vessels with NS50 radars for Air & Surface Surveillance with Fire Control capabilities. The NS50 provides for the first time a...

MyDataModels And Thales Selected by Nice Côte d’Azur Metropolitan Council to... -Thursday 17 December 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The BlueGuard project, developed under a partnership between Thales and the start-up MyDataModels, specialized in data processing and artificial intelligence, was selected on 3 December 2020 after a call for projects for the Nice Côte d’Azur metropolitan council's Blue...

Thales and Google Cloud Join Forces to Deliver Breakthrough Capability for Enterprises to Control Their Data in the... -Monday 7 December 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales announced a new collaboration with Google Cloud that will accelerate the ability of enterprises to safely migrate sensitive data between public cloud, hybrid and private IT infrastructures. Together, the two companies will offer new capabilities that enable security...

Thales Reinvents the Way Identity Documents Are Checked With Its Double-Sided ID Card Reader -Thursday 3 December 2020  

The new Thales Gemalto Intelligent ID Card Reader is the first reader designed for inspecting both sides of an ID document simultaneously in the cloud, thus simplifying the ID verification process. The new document reader enables accurate ID card and driving license authentication to speed...

Thales Introduces Ready to Fly – a Portfolio of Solutions for a Safer & Healthier Travel Journey -Tuesday 1 December 2020  

After introducing its strategy for a low carbon future enabling a 10% reduction of aircraft CO2 emissions by 2023, Thales is supporting its global airline customers with advanced technologies to restore confidence in air travel by enhancing the health safety and wellness of...

Thales to Deliver the World’s First Fully Integrated Unmanned Mine Countermeasures System for the Royal Navy and... -Sunday 29 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following the first phase of the program in which two demonstrators have successfully proven their operational performances at sea, France and the United Kingdom marked the tenth anniversary of the Lancaster House treaties by signing a joint contract for Thales to start the...

Damen and Thales to Build the German MKS 180 Frigate of the Future -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding and Thales signed on November 17, 2020, the contract for the delivery and full integration of Thales’s Mission and Combat System for the four MKS 180 class frigates contracted by the German Navy. The system will be designed by Damen and...

Thales Launches Its Identity Verification Suite, a Secure Biometric Solution for Customer Onboarding -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales, world leader in digital security, has launched its Identity Verification Suite, in response to the rising need of remote client onboarding. With privacy and user experience as its heart, the IDV Suite enables a secure and 100%-AI identity verification service. It...

Thales to Provide Mobile Driver Licenses to State of Florida -Tuesday 13 October 2020  

Thales is to provide the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles with a nationally and internationally compliant mobile Driver License service. Thales will act as a Credential Service Provider, at the heart of the state’s identity verification and online...