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Digital Drivers Licenses

By |2018-08-01T10:35:31-04:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Card Technology, News, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Louisiana is first in the race to a statewide digital license While several states have been testing digital drivers licenses, Louisiana was recently the first to make one available to all drivers, statewide. The app, LA [...]

The End of Signatures on ID Cards is near . . .

By |2018-06-18T12:00:14-04:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Card Technology, Knowledge, News, payment, Security|

A significant number of our clients still request signature strips on their ID and membership cards, since they perceive that this enhances the security and authenticity of the card.  Of course, we provide cards exactly the [...]

See our New Dealer Services at ISC West in Las Vegas

By |2018-04-15T14:23:34-04:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: News, Security|

We're now just one month 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 [...]

Happy National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

By |2017-10-05T11:17:14-04:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Knowledge, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

October is a busy month—in addition to being "Inktober," "Filmtober," and the month that gave us Jeff Goldblum —it happens to be National Cyber Security Awareness Month. We'd be remiss if we didn't use this opportunity [...]

How does InstantCard ensure that my personnel data is secure?

By |2017-08-17T04:48:58-04:00August 16th, 2017|Categories: Knowledge, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We rightfully get a lot of questions about the level of security built in to the InstantCard system.  Thousands of clients entrust us with information on their employees, and from the beginning we have strived to [...]

InstantCard—Secure Enough for The REAL ID Act.

By |2017-08-14T07:58:48-04:00August 8th, 2017|Categories: News, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In 2005, congress passed the REAL ID Act—establishing security standards for IDs to be federally recognized. (Officially, this is referred to as “H.R.1268: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami [...]

What technologies are available for personnel to clock-in and clock-out?

By |2017-08-14T06:57:43-04:00May 8th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Knowledge, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“Clocking-in” is a time-honored use of ID cards.  Employees have been "punching-in" when they arrive at work since the early days of industrial automation.  The word "punch-in" came from the now outdated technology of punch cards, [...]

Enhance Your ID Card Security with Chip Card Technology

By |2017-08-14T10:58:13-04:00March 27th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Clients, Knowledge, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over this past year, U.S. banks have taken a giant step toward increasing the security of financial transactions by adding smart-chips to our debit and credit cards.  Now that Americans are becoming familiar with seeing [...]

When to consider adding an expiration date on your ID cards

By |2017-08-14T11:00:15-04:00March 20th, 2017|Categories: Clients, Design, Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Many of our clients issue photo ID cards without an expiration date. For companies which have an exit interview procedure, an expiration date is often not necessary because they can recover the ID card when an [...]