Trusted infrastructure with eIDAS regulation

eIDAS regulation: build confidence in your electronic transactions

The eIDAS regulation allows the European Union to provide a legal framework for transnational digital transactions. It is aiming for the enhancement of electronic exchanges’ trust. It establishes a framework for electronic identification and trust services, including the topic of the electronic signature. Thus, the eIDAS regulation enhances the transparency and reliability of transactions.

Being compliant with the eIDAS regulation enables you to offer your suppliers and your customers an increased confidence in your services and a simplification of their procedures.

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eIDAS regulation

The eIDAS regulation applies to electronic identification, trust services and electronic documents, for electronic transactions. It broadens the scope of the Directive 1999/93/EC and abrogates it. It aims to establish an interoperability framework for the different systems in place in the EU Member States to promote the development of a digital trust market.

The regulation lays down requirements for the mutual recognition of electronic identification means and electronic signatures for exchanges between public sector entities and users.

Trust infrastructure

As electronic documents exchanges grow in number, high-level trust services must be implemented in order to ensure the security of the information system.

Digital identity is at the heart of these issues and that is why these trusted services include strong authentication, encryption for confidentiality, electronic signature for proof and timestamp for auditability.

In addition, using electronic signature makes it possible to ensure the signatory’s moral commitment and his/her consent in dematerialized form. Traceability and proof of the different actions performed should be useful for an audit.

But that is not all!

The eiDAS regulation is not just about compliance. Your organization may benefit even more from the Atos technologies.

Quick return on investment

The electronic signature allows you to improve your productivity with completely dematerialized processes and optimized processing time. You can also reduce your processing costs (preparation, postage, shipments) and your environmental footprint (paper, ink, printer …).

Easy deployment

The centralized management of electronic signatures makes it easy to standardize the signature of all your employees in accordance with the brand and the identity of your organization.

Root of trust

Compliant, flexible and secure, the Hardware Security Module (HSM) guarantees the authenticity of the electronic signature by securing keys and calculating the electronic signature in a controlled environment.

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