Smart cards might get lost in the vast computer enterprise that is Groupe Bull of France, but company officials say that may be to its great advantage.

The division that focuses on chip card systems, Bull Smart Cards and Terminals, brings in less than 5% of the corporate revenue. With the anticipated takeoff of smart cards as identification and security devices in information technology, the smart cards and terminals unit is gaining prominence inside and outside the company.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.