Datacard IDCentre Gold

Complete ID program solutions

Datacard® IDCentre™ Gold identification software is the ideal choice for today’s most sophisticated ID programs. Separate packages for design and production — combined with biometric and smart card capabilities — create one of the most powerful and complete ID program solutions available. This modular platform enables you to maintain total control over all the cards, reports and forms in your program.

Advanced features for sophisticated ID cards

Datacard® IDCentre™ Gold Production software makes it easy to enter and retrieve data, capture images and print cards and reports using an intuitive interface.

Datacard® IDCentre™ Gold Designer software allows you to customize the look of cards, reports and production forms, as well as connect forms to ODBC-compliant, multiple-table databases.

Gold Designer software enables access to ID information stored in a directory service via the LDAP.

Plug-ins for SASI and Lifetouch allow you to import and export images directly from these image management applications.

Standard Features

  • User-defined card size (CR50, CR80, custom)
  • Auto-create production form
  • Shape drawing support
  • Flexible font sizing and colors
  • Multiple field selection, alignment and formatting
  • Select desktop icons during install
  • Copy card and report designs between projects
  • Variable and static text fields (static type with word wrap option)
  • Fields for date, non-printable area, list, composite, print count, auto sequence, bar codes (22 types), magnetic stripes, signature, smart
  • card, binary field and event button

  • Photo with border, ghost or transparent background options
  • Static and variable graphic fields (with ghost and transparent color options)
  • In-production image import and export (.BMP, .EPS, .JPG, .PCT, .PCX, .PNG, .PSD, .TGA, .TIF, .WMF)
  • Image and signature storage as BLOBs or files
  • Multiple images per record
  • Quick, advanced and stored searches
  • Text field masking
  • PDF417 binary bar code support
  • Crop and adjust existing photo
  • Batch import/export photos and images from production
  • Data-driven production
  • Supports multiple-table databases
  • Supports Software Developer’s Kit
  • Smart card support pack (proximity)
  • Education Support Pack (SASI and Lifetouch)
  • Auto-create Microsoft® Access 2000 database; databases supported include Microsoft Access 2000, 2002 and 2003; Microsoft® SQL Server 2000
  • and 2005; Oracle® Oracle8i and Oracle9i; IBM® DB2® Universal Server 7.1 and 8.1

  • Biometric Server application
  • Unicode support
  • LDAP-compliant directory services (such as Microsoft Active Directory® service)
  • Wizard for managing user account privileges
  • Retrieve records from “today”
  • Retrieve records from “this week”
  • Online user’s guide, online help and help desk support
  • USB hardware security key
  • Application- or activity-level user security
  • Login timeout feature
  • Restrict project access by user
  • Secure user audit trail
  • Enhanced user password security
  • Expiration of password after user-defined number of days
  • Compatible with Datacard® CP40™ Plus, CP60™ Plus and CP80™ Plus card printers
  • Image capture options

  • File input
  • Datacard® Signature Pointe™ solution
  • Datacard® Finger Pointe™ solutions (images and minutia)
  • TWAIN and Video for Windows capture devices

System requirements

Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, Vista™ or Windows 7 (32bit or 64 bit) operating systems
Microsoft® Internet Explorer Web browser (v6.0 or later)
500 MHz Pentium® processor (1.5 GHz Pentium 4 recommended)
128 MB RAM (256 MB recommended)
100 MB hard disk space for application (not including database)
16-bit color/65,536 colors (some cameras may require higher color)
800 x 600 screen resolution (1024 x 768 recommended)
CD-ROM drive
Available USB port