Cherry GmbH, headquartered in Auerbach / OPf., Germany, is a leading global manufacturer of computer input devices with a focus on office, gaming, industry, security, eHealth solutions and switches for mechanical keyboards. Since its foundation in 1953, CHERRY has stood for German quality products that are designed in Germany and specially developed for the needs of its customers. The CHERRY security products mean maximum security for computer input devices. The keyboards and card readers are available as hardware solutions for endpoint security, encrypted key transmission, biometric log-on and strong authentication. In addition to the contact-based chip card readers, the keyboard with contactless reader is prepared for future applications and guarantees future security.