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Digital Drivers Licenses

By |2018-08-01T10:35:31+00:00August 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 [...]

Designer Tip: Ghosted Images

By |2018-06-01T11:46:34+00:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When you hear about ghosted images in relation to designs one might instantly think of watermarks. With ID cards this is not the case. When an ID has a photo of an employee on it you [...]

A Full-Fledged ID Card Service

By |2018-04-20T09:34:03+00:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: Clients, Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It's time to clear the air, to be frank about what it is we do here at InstantCard. I know many of you think we're ID card printers. And, admittedly, we probably encouraged that misconception. [...]

The Big IDea: Holographic Overlays

By |2018-02-15T06:43:41+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: The Big IDea, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dave is back with The Big IDea. Today he discusses ID badge overlays. Namely: What are they? Are the more secure? And, finally, some of his suggestions regarding overlays. We're often asked to see [...]

More Than an ID Card Printing Service

By |2017-09-28T17:46:37+00:00September 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As an alternate title, I might have gone with "don't reinvent the wheel;" but I was once told to avoid cliches like the wind. Recently, I was migrating an extremely massive contact list from one big [...]

Our Credential Verification Service now supports time logging

By |2017-09-14T16:24:36+00:00August 11th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We recently teamed up with TapTrack to make our Credential Verification Service even better. Now, you can use your CVS ID badges to have works check-in and check-out of a work site—one more way CVS [...]

InstantCard—Secure Enough for The REAL ID Act.

By |2017-08-14T07:58:48+00:00August 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 [...]

InstantCard: the Epitome of “High-Tech High-Touch” Service

By |2017-08-14T06:23:31+00:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Clients, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In 1981 John Naisbitt published a blockbuster book called Megatrends.  Of the 10 major trends he identified, one, which he called “High-Tech High-Touch”, was so profoundly important that it led to the publication of a second [...]

What Even is "the Cloud" ?

By |2017-05-19T10:30:24+00:00May 19th, 2017|Categories: Card Technology, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"The cloud," has become a technological buzz word. People love to use it, even if they aren't really quite sure what it is. And, in the interest of full disclosure, we pepper this site with the [...]

Enhance Your ID Card Security with Chip Card Technology

By |2017-08-14T10:58:13+00:00March 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 [...]