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BMW selects G&D as eSim management partner

Wednesday 19 October 2016 | 09:47 CET | News
Germany-based car manufacturer BMW Group has selected Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) as Trusted eSIM Management Partner. BMW vehicles containing the G&D system for the Group's Connected Drive Services have been in production since July. The eSIM management system is based on a secure virtual identity that is only activated after the vehicle is shipped. Instead of inserting a Sim card in the car's infotainment system somewhere behind the dashboard, as was previously the case, the SIM is now securely soldered into the vehicle's communications electronics in the form of an M2M Sim module. To prevent

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BMW / Giesecke & Devrient
Countries: Germany / World
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