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User

A signature card is a smart card, which you can use for all advantages of electronic communication: Already you know the comfort, speed and cost-efficiency, for example from the dispatch of your emails. ...more
Provider of signature cards, which can be used for the ELENA procedure, are subject to state supervised safety regulations. The following members are entitled to assign signature cards in accordance with the German signature law ...more

Naturally there are differences in the process of order due to the individual signature map providers. You will find details regarding the order on the respective websites of the individual provider. ...more

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Developer

The Common PKI specification takes into account all business relevant electronic signatures up to the qualified electronic signature with which the formal requirements of the private and administrative law can be upheld. In addition, the specification also contains safety functionalities for secure e-mail with different levels of security and the compatibility to the standards accepted internationally. Through this fast availability of interoperable safety products is made possible both at the level of the certification service providers and on the user level (client side). ...more
We offer technical information about the signature cards and services of the certification service providers to the suppliers of applications software for the qualified electronic signature as of October 1st, 2006. The certification service providers provide the information as early as available and announce changes at their systems early. ...more
T7 registered association has presented a specification for smartcards onto whose basis the electronic signature function can (online) afterwards be loaded by the user. The edition of the cards to the owners can therefore already be carried out regarding the signature functionality before the decision. ...more
Glossary - important facts in summary ...more
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Application suppliers

We offer technical information about the signature cards and services of the certification service providers to the suppliers of applications software for the qualified electronic signature as of October 1st, 2006. The certification service providers provide the information as early as available and announce changes at their systems early. ...more

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