NEXOR, Ltd, the leading provider of secure messaging and directory
solutions, announced a strategic alliance with
EuroSignCard S.A. a trust centre with operations in Luxembourg serving the
The partnership will enhance the EuroSignCard PKI offering with the secure
messaging capability of NEXOR. This will be
marketed to the European Union market, with particular concentration in the
Benelux area of operations.
“We are delighted to be working with a company that markets the highest
calibre of secure messaging products, products
demanded by our customers,” reports D.G. Sweigert, Managing Director of
EuroSignCard S.A. “NEXOR’s record of
achievement with financial institutions in the European Union speaks for
itself,” Sweigert continued.
NEXOR’s directory products will create a PKI repository for EuroSignCard’s
PKI trust centre in Luxembourg. This will
enable EuroSignCard to deliver enhanced PKI solutions to the European Banking
Community. They will also work towards
interoperability and compatibility testing of digital signatures conforming to
the new European Union Digital Signature Directive.
NEXOR were selected as the preferred directory vendor because of the product
scalability, throughput and proven
“EuroSignCard are a driving force in the adoption of European Digital
Signatures and we are extremely pleased to be working
with them to deliver solutions that meet the needs of modern financial
institutions,” reported Ed Harrington, Vice President for
Strategic alliances at NEXOR. “This alliance can only strengthen both parties
capabilities and considerable reputation in
NEXOR’s directory technology is currently utilised by the majority of
European Federal Banks including the Bank of England,
Deutsche Bundesbank and the European Central Bank.
EuroSignCard S.A. should not be confused with EUROCARD, a registered
trademark of EuroPay of Waterloo, Belgium, or
MasterCard, a registered trademark of MasterCard International, New York City,
About EuroSignCard S.A.
Headquartered in Luxembourg, EuroSignCard S.A. provides security technology
for electronic transactions to commercial and
government organizations. EuroSignCard products include Public Key
Infrastructure (PKI) architectures, smart cards, and
cryptography techniques. EuroSignCard S.A. is a solution partner of Baltimore
Technologies and Identrus LLC. The firm
specialises in technology that complies with E.U. Directive 1999/93. Corporate
web site www.trusttheweb.com or www.eurosigncard.com.
Founded in 1990, NEXOR is an international software house with offices in
Nottingham, UK and Virginia, USA. NEXOR
provides organisations with sophisticated methods for managing and securing
their electronic communications. The company has
a significant presence in military, federal and financial markets where secure
and reliable communications are imperative.
NEXOR’s products combine an understanding of mission critical messaging
environments with a history of providing leading edge
technology. This industry and technical credibility is reflected in the current
range of products which are enhanced by
comprehensive support, consultancy and training services.