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Service Dog ID Cards: What You Should Know

Service Dog ID Cards: What You Should Know Service dogs are fundamental aides to the lives of people living with disabilities, providing essential help for everyday tasks and activities. In most cases, people need their service dogs with them at all times, but moving around with your [...]

By |2020-03-31T13:34:17-04:00March 31st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Novelty ID Cards: What You Should Know

Novelty ID Cards: What You Should Know If you were asked not to introduce yourself verbally, but only hand around ID cards that gave information about you, wouldn’t you want to use something as representative of you as possible? You’d want something memorable and captivating. People forget [...]

By |2020-03-31T13:24:55-04:00March 31st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Coronavirus ID Cards for Critical Infrastructure Businesses

The Coronavirus outbreak is affecting all of us in many ways, and everyone is struggling to keep up with fast-unfolding events.  One recent, major development is the decision by some cities and states to “lock-down” and enforce everyone staying at home to slow the spread of COVID-19.  [...]

By |2020-03-30T06:55:25-04:00March 27th, 2020|Categories: Company News, Current Clients, Potential Clients|Tags: , , |

The Accidental Developer: In Search of Better UX

It is I, David Allen, UX Prestidigitator.photo by Johan Famel My "official" title with InstantCard is UX Prestidigitator. "Prestidigitator" is a ridiculous way of saying "magician." And, in the interest of full disclosure, I'm normally the one who comes up with our employees' titles [...]

Making the move to professional ID Cards

Most people have tried laminated cards, which they quickly find to be flimsy, cheap-looking, and unsecure. When an organization is ready to produce professional plastic cards, there are just three choices: 1. Purchase and operate an in-house system 2. Contract with a local service bureau 3. Online [...]

Pre-Printing Graphics on ID cards vs. Printing All-at-Once

Whenever a large organization is planning to roll out an ID card printing project, it has the option of choosing 1-step or 2-step printing: 1-step printing involves printing all information, both fixed and variable, on a blank white card in one single pass. 2-step printing involves pre-printing [...]

Visit us at ISC-West to see a demo of InstantCard’s White Label Card Ordering Service for Dealers

We're now just two weeks away from the country's biggest security-focused conference, ISC West.  ISC, the International Security Conference, takes place each spring at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.  This year it will be from April 9-12, and for the fifth year running InstantCard will [...]

By |2020-03-17T09:22:59-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Company News, Current Clients, Security|

Off-the-shelf Technology Cards

Clients often ask us what standard technology cards we carry that can be used now, or in the future, for access control or advanced identity management.  We maintain inventory of a large number of different kinds of smart cards, each of which may be appropriate for different [...]

By |2019-02-27T15:46:38-05:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Card Technology, Security|

Advanced ID Card Template Management for Multi-Site Corporations

InstantCard has developed a full set of tools to allow our largest clients, those with hundreds of locations and thousands of employees, to manage a wide range of template needs and requirements.  Some of these features are unique to the advanced needs of these organizations, and others [...]

By |2019-02-20T11:01:47-05:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Current Clients|