Redwood City, California, USA – GlobalPlatform, the organisation which standardises the management of applications on secure chip technology, has welcomed Beijing HuaDa ZhiBao Electronic System Co. (BHZ) as an Observer Member.
The high-tech enterprise is dedicated to providing comprehensive data security and mobile internet products and services. As an Observer Member, BHZ is able to participate in the GlobalPlatform Advisory Council and market-specific task force discussions, focusing its initial attention on the work priorities of the Mobile Task Force.
Chen Yue, General Manager Assistant at BHZ, commented: “We are joining GlobalPlatform to access its technical materials and test tool resources in order to achieve GlobalPlatform compliance of our card projects effectively and efficiently. We also look forward to attending GlobalPlatform’s regional training sessions and leveraging our membership to network with other companies in the marketplace. Both of these member benefits will help to guide the direction of our research and development activities, bringing long-term benefits to BHZ”.
Kevin Gillick, Executive Director of GlobalPlatform, added: “We welcome BHZ to the GlobalPlatform ranks and look forward to receiving its input into our work initiatives. Our rapidly expanding membership is enabling us to incorporate into our offering a diverse range of requirements from different international and vertical sector markets, driving the value proposition of GlobalPlatform specifications, configurations and the compliance programme”.