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Gemalto extends eSIM technology to Windows devices

Teams up with Microsoft to provide seamless connectivity for Windows 10 devices

Gemalto extends eSIM technology to Windows devices
Roanne Sones: "eSIM technology remains an important investment for Microsoft as we look to create even more mobile computing opportunities."

Gemalto has come up with a new release of its on-demand connectivity and eSIM technology for Windows 10 devices, in connection with Microsoft.

Gemalto and Microsoft have teamed up to make this advance a reality for end users. Gemalto's on-demand connectivity subscription management solution, together with Windows 10 native eSIM support enable consumers to seamlessly manage the connectivity experience of their devices.

The first wave of devices with this technology is expected to be available to consumers this holiday 2017.

"eSIM technology remains an important investment for Microsoft as we look to create even more mobile computing opportunities," said Roanne Sones, GM, strategy and ecosystem for Windows and devices, Microsoft. "As a key component for the always connected Windows experience, we worked closely with Gemalto to develop a solution that meets the new GSMA guidelines."

Rodrigo Serna, SVP of mobile services and IoT Americas at Gemalto said: "We will continue to work closely with Microsoft and the GSMA to further these advancements while protecting the security of end users, who rely on their mobile devices to make everyday life easier."

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