Gemalto NV engages in the software development business. It offers a range of digital security products and solutions to businesses and governments. It operates through the following segments: Payment and Identity; Mobile; and Patents and Others. The Payment and Identity segment offers chip cards, mobile financial services, and contactless payment solutions to financial institutions, retailers, mass transit authorities, government agencies, and government service providers. The Mobile segment deals with businesses associated with mobile cellular technologies. The Patents and Others segment is the licensing of the company's intellectual property and focuses on the provision of security and other technology advisory services. The company was founded on December 10, 2002 and is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.