Eurosmart forecasts secure element shipments to pass 10 billion in 2018

The secure element market will grow by 3.3 percent in 2017, and surpass 10 billion shipments in 2018, Eurosmart announced this week in its annual market forecast. Evolving technology is resulting in new form factors, markets, and use cases for secure elements, according to the announcement, and Eurosmart certifications also evolve to maintain convenience and security for organizations and individuals. “Apple created momentum making biometrics just ‘cool,’” said Mouille. “Users favour biometrics over PIN and password for commercial applications since