Partners & Industry Alliances
Founded in 1982, Partech International is a leading global venture capital firm with offices in the U.S., Europe and Israel. With $850M under active management, our investment team focuses exclusively on Information Technology. Specific areas where we invest include Software & Internet, Healthcare IT, and Communications & Components. In each of these sectors, our team diligently sources companies with high return potential and disruptive technologies.
IDesia’s Round A lead investor.
Aladdin Knowledge Systems (Nasdaq: ALDN)
Aladdin is a leader in digital security, providing solutions for software Digital Rights Management and Internet security since 1985. Serving more than 30,000 customers worldwide, Aladdin products include: eToken™, providing cost-effective strong user authentication and password management solutions; the eSafe® line of integrated content security solutions, protecting networks against malicious, inappropriate and nonproductive Internet-borne content; and HASP®, a Digital Rights Management (DRM) suite of protection and licensing solutions featuring the #1 hardware-based system in the world.
IDesia is developing a customized biometric solution for Aladdin’s eToken™, a USB authentication device.
SmartTouch project creates innovative solutions for intuitive interaction between humans and smart devices. The vision of SmartTouch project is to prepare the way for the new businesses that utilise RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology and NFC (Near Field Communication) interface and protocol. The goal is to conceive, design, construct and trial the key elements that are needed to develop the main concepts for the corresponding business chains.
Collectively, the SmartTouch partners will research and develop technology, security and privacy elements, specifications and proof-of-concepts systems for intuitive services, and more. The SmartTouch project will then work to promote these deliverables and the use of NFC technology. All these efforts will support SmartTouch partners in providing successful products and services to their customers.
IDesia is participating in the Smart Touch Project
AMI Semiconductor (Nasdaq: AMIS)
AMI Semiconductor (AMIS) is a leader in the design and manufacture of silicon solutions for the real world. As a widely recognized innovator in state-of-the-art integrated mixed-signal semiconductor products, mixed-signal foundry services and structured digital products, AMIS is committed to providing customers in the automotive, medical and industrial markets with optimal value, quickest time-to-market semiconductor solutions. Offering unparalleled manufacturing flexibility and dedication to customer service, AMI Semiconductor operates globally with headquarters in Pocatello, Idaho, European corporate offices in Oudenaarde, Belgium, and a network of sales and design centers located in the key markets of the North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region.
IDesia’s chip design house and supplier.
Since 1893, Jones Day has grown, in response to its clients' needs, from a small, local practice to a truly global firm with more than 2,200 lawyers in 30 offices around the world. Today, Jones Day is one of the largest international law firms, counting more than 250 of the Fortune 500 among its clients. Jones Day's Los Angeles expert IP team is responsible for IDesia's Patent applications.
Trilobyte Tech designs and manufactures chips for biometric solutions. Partnering with leading biometric algorithm developers and sensor manufacturers, Trilobyte provide flexible, fast and cost effective solution. The company's offerings include a single chip bio-crypto controller, biometric modules (controller with the sensor), and a software development tool to assist biometric application developers. Trilobyte Tech is also the distributor of ICs for a leading manufacturer in Singapore and in a neighboring region.
IDesia’s partner in chip set design.
Identity Solutions Ltd is a leader in the field of human identification. It prides itself on its ability to support the needs of end users and those companies operating in the biometric market place. It has unrivalled experience in the successful implementation of identity management services and provides expert advice on system specification, design, installation, training and post implementation support.
Identity Solutions is IDesia’s expert biometric consultant.
OATH is an industry-wide collaboration to develop an open reference architecture by leveraging existing open standards for the universal adoption of strong authentication. OATH is comprised of industry leaders working with other standards groups toward the propagation of ubiquitous strong authentication, enabling eBusiness and giving customers the confidence to conduct secure commerce and communication online. An OATH ecosystem consists of devices, chip sets, platforms, applications, integrators, and customers, all working together in a strongly authenticated, highly secure environment.
IDesia is an OATH member.