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Badgepass Announces Launch of GX1 Card Printer




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Ridgeland, MS (September 4, 2018)—BadgePass, Inc., the industry leader in secure credential management systems, announced their partnership with Entrust Datacard Corporation and the launch of the BadgePass GX1 Card Printer.

The GX1 card printer is designed to maximize productivity and increase ID card issuance efficiency. It combines fast print speeds with high resolution graphics, making it a great fit for a variety of applications, including state and local governments, corporate or educational applications. Coupled with BadgePass Identity Manager software, the GX1 allows customers to benefit from secure and streamlined credential management.

Lindsay Martin-Nez, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at BadgePass, comments, “This new printer allows us to bring our customers best in breed ID badging systems. We’ve designed our software to work seamlessly with this machine, bringing customers additional benefits like secure technology card enrollment during the print process and automatic card activation upon print for other applications like electronic door access.”

“Entrust Datacard is committed to innovative engineering in the access control industry,” says Tony Ball, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Secure Access at Entrust Datacard. He continues, “Given BadgePass’ growth in the credential management space, we’re confident that our partnership will allow more customers to benefit from the combination of their unique software coupled with our world class printer platform.”

The BadgePass GX1 Card Printer can be configured to print single or dual sided card designs and offers magstripe, smart and prox card encoding capabilities. For more secure applications, customers can add inline lamination or customized tactile impression features to their cards. The GX1 is available through BadgePass dealers nationwide.

About BadgePass

BadgePass is revolutionizing the identification industry by creating the leading credential management system. The BadgePass product line includes Photo ID, Access Control, Visitor Management, Time Management and Campus One Card Systems (TotalCard). For more information, please visit

About Entrust Datacard Corporation

Consumers, citizens and employees increasingly expect anywhere-anytime experiences — whether they are making purchases, crossing borders, accessing e-gov services or logging onto corporate networks. Entrust Datacard offers the trusted identity and secure transaction technologies that make those experiences reliable and secure. Solutions range from the physical world of financial cards, passports and ID cards to the digital realm of authentication, certificates and secure communications. With more than 2,000 Entrust Datacard colleagues around the world, and a network of strong global partners, the company serves customers in 150 countries worldwide. For more information, visit