FARGO Asure ID Exchange providing advanced smart card functionality
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FARGO Asure ID Exchange providing advanced smart card functionality

FARGO Asure ID Exchange providing advanced smart card functionality
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Asure ID Exchange is great for organizations seeking intuitive card design and data management tools for advanced card personalization applications.

It's powerful integration, enrollment and encoding modules ensure a quick and seamless gateway with other existing database sources. It also includes a revamped programming module, iDIRECTOR, with added functionality including MIFARE application programming and support of iCLASS Physical Access Control Application (Page 0) Encoding. Everything you need to design and populate a card is right in front of you, and routine tasks can be performed with a couple of mouse clicks.

Key Benefits

  • Improved User Interface - based on the familiar Microsoft Ribbon look-and-feel, its even easier to design and program photo IDs with minimal training
  • Databases Demystified - Asure ID comes with an internal database and Live Link makes it easy to print cards from a common database for real time data exchange with Oracle, MySQL, LDAP and DVTel database support
  • iDIRECTOR - encoding and management module improves smart card deployment and development. iDIRECTOR manages how smart card applications are loaded onto cards -- including card memory management -- in one encoding pass
  • School Integration - includes SASI and SIF compatibility for consistent data sharing across other applications used in K-12 schools
  • Robust Reporting Suite - standard ready-to-view reports, manipulating data with filtering, sorting and grouping has never been easier to configure and save in a custom report
  • Low Maintenance - automatic notifications of free software updates to ensure that the software is never outdated.


Below is a summary of Asure ID 7 Exchange specifications:

  • Password log-on with definable user privileges
  • Languages supported: English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese
  • MS Access (2000, 2005)
  • MS SQL
  • Oracle (9i & 11g)
  • LDAP
  • MS SQL (7, 2000, 2005 & 2008)
  • Support of iCLASS HSA  Encoding
  • Allows full MiFare reader / write to selected sectors incl. key management for easy creation of MiFare based applications
  • Fluorescing Panel (F-Panel) Support
  • Smart card encoding and management (iDIRECTOR?) Networkable
  • Add compound data field
  • Batch printing
  • Live Link? (Real time data exchange)
  • Add signatures
  • Integrated signature capture
  • Add linear bar codes
  • Sheet printing
  • Add magnetic stripe
  • ODBC import/export
  • Save and search records
  • Dual-sided printing
  • Integrated photo capture (TWAIN & WIA)
  • Dual-sided template designs
  • Import images (e.g., logos & graphics)
  • Add data fields
  • Add text field (variable and static)
  • Automated software updater
  • Standard reports
  • Custom reports available
  • Export reports
  • Optional annual/multi-year support packages
  • Optional SIF Agent Add-on

As we continue to enhance Asure ID's performance and feature set, HID is focused on ease of use and building scalable ID software that will grow with your business.

Asure ID 7 is optimized for maximize performance with fargo Printer / Encoders, however, it's also works with other popular printers in the marketplace. Below is a list of printers Asure ID works with:

Asure ID Works with the Following Printers
Compatible with Asure IDAll FARGO DTC & HDP Printer/EncodersCompatible with Asure IDEvolis Pebble
Compatible with Asure IDDatacard SP35Compatible with Asure IDNisca PR5350
Compatible with Asure IDDIS XID580Compatible with Asure IDZebra P330i
Compatible with Asure IDEvolis DualysCompatible with Asure IDZebra P420i