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A sign of Professionalism: Photo ID Cards for Staff working in customer’s homes

Do your employees perform services at clients' homes? Do they make sales calls to homeowners? Do they install and/or service equipment in residences? Do they provide consultations or assistance to people at home? If so, they've all confronted the fear of someone reticent to open their door to a stranger.  Each new day seems to bring [...]

By | December 26th, 2016|Clients, Security|

InstantCard – A Perfect Example of ‘Hardware-as-a-Service’

Today, everyone is familiar with the concept of ‘Software-as-a-Service’ (SaaS), where cloud-based services replace traditional software running on a local computer.  A parallel notion, ‘Hardware-as-a-Service’ (HaaS) is coming into common usage, denoting the replacement of local equipment by cloud-based hardware.  A simple example of this is the now-common migration of a server from a local [...]

By | December 3rd, 2016|Clients, Knowledge|

How reputable is the company providing your Police ID Badges?

With the growing public scrutiny of our nation's law enforcement officers, we see more and more police departments adopting increasingly rigorous identification procedures. One small but vital component of this trend is the rapidly growing demand for professional police ID badges. Well designed, secure, fraud-resistant badges are one further step in re-assuring the public when [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Clients, Knowledge, News, Security|

A new PayPal payment option: PayPal.me

In addition to the standard credit cards (Visa, Master Card, Amex, and Discovery) we have always offered the option to our clients to fund their account with PayPal. PayPal keeps growing and growing in popularity.  So now, we're pleased to announce that we have added a new option to make it even easier to replenish [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Clients, News, payment|

InstantCard at ASSE Safety 2016 in Atlanta, GA

We just returned from a very successful trip to Atlanta, Georgia. We exhibited at the ASSE (American Society of Safety Engineers) Annual Trade Show, which is entirely focused on Best Practices for the Safety Industry. This was the third year we've exhibited at this show. We demonstrated the CVS (Credential Verification Service), and received a [...]

By | July 1st, 2016|News|

Use your InstantCard database to create your Corporate Directory

InstantCard has now added the ability for you to export all your personnel data, including ID photographs, for creation of your own, up-to-date corporate directory. This data can then be published or posted online as part of your internal and external communications strategy. HR Departments don't have to manage separate data bases, allowing the critical [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Clients, Knowledge, News|

Make Key Worksite Documentation Instantly Available

InstantCard is pleased to announce that a major new feature has been added to its Credential Verification Service: Document Management. Now, whenever a badge is scanned, another section is available to display critical worksite documents. Important Safety Procedures, critical check-lists, key contact names/numbers, and similar documents can be included on everyone's badge. As a result, [...]

By | May 1st, 2016|Knowledge, News, Uncategorized|

Providing lists of qualified workers to General Contractors

Sub-contractors on large worksites are generally required to submit, in advance, the names, identity, and qualifications of each employee they will be sending to a jobsite. The GC needs to check that all training records are in order, for each employee, to ensure safety and reduce any potential risk of liability. Traditionally this has been [...]

By | April 18th, 2016|Card Technology, Clients|

See you at ISC West in Las Vegas

Every year, the ISC West trade show highlights the latest developments in security products and services.  It is the largest Conference focused entirely on security technologies.  Once again, InstantCard will be there to make sure that we are keeping our clients updated on the leading-edge technologies available to them.  While we tend to concentrate on [...]

By | April 5th, 2016|Card Technology, Clients, Knowledge, News, Security|

InstantCard Customers in all 50 States

One of our staff members just noticed that InstantCard now has clients in every one of the 50 States, as well as Puerto Rico, Guam, Canada, and Mexico.  You might be surprised to learn that we’ve even got a client in Antarctica!  So wherever you are, we’re pretty sure that we can meet your photo [...]

By | March 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|