LAUSANNE, Switzerland –February 2019– GEOSATIS SA and Cysec SA are proud to formally announce their strategic alliance. The partnership sets the foundation to enable the use of state-of-the art cryptographic technologies for the secure deployment and operations of IoT-based electronic monitoring solutions for the justice sector and beyond.
GEOSATIS offers the most secure, reliable and innovative electronic monitoring solution for enhanced public safety and successful offender rehabilitation -using Swiss precision, quality and innovation. GEOSATIS expertise lies in the design and operations of highly secure geo-localized connected devices and systems. As such, GEOSATIS takes security very seriously, from hardware to firmware and software, including communication & authentication protocols and encryption.
This is where the partnership with CYSEC, a company whose expertise in cryptography and hardware & software security, represents a great opportunity for both companies to collaborate and raise the bar to set a new standard in terms of IoT security within a field as sensitive as the criminal justice sector.
CYSEC offers hardware and software platform solutions for storing and managing digital assets dynamically, with a design approach that consists in strongly binding its HW system with business-oriented SW to deliver best in class security. CYSEC solution’s crypto-agility enables GEOSATIS to stay at the forefront of IoT security and key management to be able to securely perform firmware updates and provisioning in an untrusted environment.
GEOSATIS and CYSEC have a common ground being both Swiss innovative high-tech companies operating in the field of security and having both offices and tight links with the EPFL Innovation Park in Lausanne. This strategic alliance creates a fantastic platform to further develop IoT security standards and bring them to the next level.