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Geneva and Zug Switzerland – June 2, 2022 – WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WISeKey”, SIX: WIHN), a leading cybersecurity, IoT and AI company, announced that in cooperation with FOSSA Systems, it launched 7 new secure WISeSat FOSSA satellites creating one of the largest European IoT constellations in history. FOSSA has increased the WISeSat compatible constellation in orbit to 13, becoming the Spanish satellite operator with the largest constellation.
The project will be presented to investors and partners during the FT https://ftspace.live.ft.com/
“Investing in Space” event in London on June 9, 2022.
The WISeSaT satellite is a security-enhanced FOSSASAT-2E picosatellite designed to further reduce satellite costs for IoT applications. These WISeSaT-ready platforms will enable secure and robust IoT connectivity and spatial services for assets in remote locations and applications such as maritime shipping, emergency locators, agriculture or farming.
WISeKey offers this technology to its IoT customers in a SaaS model enabling remote and redundant urban IoT communications for companies seeking to securely connect their assets via satellite communication covering large unserved geographical areas such as the sea, the deserts, mountains, etc., at affordable prices. WISeKey Trust and Security solutions offer a unique integration into an end-to-end platform that communicates in real time with the WISeSat. Satellite by guaranteeing the authenticity, confidentiality and integrity of devices, objects, data and transactions.
WISeKey’s INeS platform uses state-of-the-art cryptographic algorithms to meet the highest standards for issuing, managing and validating digital credentials for IoT devices and now those that need to be connected to WISeSaT .Satellite. This platform is scalable to support environments for hundreds of millions of devices and sensors, and capable of remotely collecting data from the field and transmitting it to the backend.
Additionally, INeS offers entity management (all custom attributes such as identities, group, type, role, and lifecycle), message security policy management, and business rule management. Interfacing through the cloud and connecting devices and applications, INeS is able to remotely identify credentials and control activation, deactivation, revocation, renewal and secure provisioning.
WISeKey (WKEY; SIX Swiss Exchange: WIHN) is a leading global cybersecurity company currently deploying large-scale digital identity ecosystems for people and things using Blockchain, AI, and IT. ‘IoT while respecting the human being as the pivot of the Internet. WISeKey microprocessors secure the pervasive computing that shapes today’s Internet of Everything. WISeKey IoT has an installed base of over 1.6 billion microchips in virtually all IoT sectors (connected cars, smart cities, drones, agricultural sensors, anti-counterfeiting, smart lighting, servers, computers, phones laptops, cryptographic tokens, etc.). WISeKey is uniquely positioned to be at the forefront of IoT, as our semiconductors produce an enormous amount of big data which, when analyzed with artificial intelligence (AI), can help industrial applications predict failure of their equipment before it occurs.
Our technology is endorsed by the Swiss-based cryptographic root of trust (“RoT”) of OISTE/WISeKey which provides secure authentication and identification, in physical and virtual environments, for the Internet of Things, blockchain and artificial intelligence. The WISeKey RoT serves as a common trust anchor to ensure the integrity of online transactions between objects and between objects and people. For more information, visit www.wisekey.com.
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