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Chip Card Library for .NET

CardWerk’s Smart Card API provides easy smart card access for developers programming in the Microsoft .NET environment. Smart Card API class libraries support all .NET programming languages. Sample code in Visual Basic.NETVisual C# can reduce software development time from weeks to hours. [more]

Easy card integration with C# and VB [smart card API partner site] The CardWerk SmartCard API is a product family that provides easy smart card access for developers programming in the Microsoft .NET environment. The SmartCard API class libraries support all .NET programming languages such as Visual Basic.NETVisual C#, and many others. Note that the smart card framework can be extended to support additional readers and we can also assist with the development of smart card modules to allow you access any smart card [more info about SmartCard API]

Chip Encoder Software

CardWerk smart chip card encoder software allows chip card printers to program card data during card issuance. 

Chip card encoders are built into printers from Evolis, Fargo, and Matica. CardWerk library and plugin software allows visual and chip-level card personalization. The process is database driven. [more]

Smart cards combine visual and electronic personalization of ID cards. This can be done via contact (ISO7816) and contactless (ISO14443 and ISO15693) interfaces, such as Mifare and iCLASSWe have developed scalable card personalization systems on a variety of card printers with integrated smart card decoders. Contact us for details if you need to put a system together that encodes and prints cards. [more]


  • Easy-to-use chip card integration with .NET library
.NET library for chip cards

with C# and VB.NET sample code for Mifare, DESFire EV1, JavaCard, KVK, eGK, SIM, PIV, CAC, HID Prox, iCLASS, SEOS and many more

Logical Access Control and Single-Sign-On

With broad support for a business’ existing authentication mechanisms, smart cards and matching cryptographic service providers (CSP) add two-factor smart card security for passwords, dynamic passwords, Windows log-on, VPNs, web authorization, public key encryption, digital certificates, and digital signatures. Some businesses choose to add a biometric smart card reader three-factor authentication with biometric templates securely stored on a biometric smart card. [more]


Physical Access Control - Security for Buildings

CardWerk is your partner for all of your commercial access security needs. We coordinate a convenient time to survey your business and provide consultation. By closely observing your day-to-day operations and analyzing the specifics of your facility, we can propose a state-of-the-art security system designed particularly for your business or organization. A wide variety of products may be used, including: electronic access control, biometrics, closed circuit television, remote site CCTV and local 24 hour alarm monitoring. CardWerk can provide consultation, design, installation, training, and maintenance. [more]


Loyalty and Membership Cards

Loyalty programs can differentiate you and your services from your competitors. CardWerk’s smart loyalty solutions provide the expertise and technology needed to help you plan and execute a comprehensive, smart card-based loyalty strategy. Whether you need a low-cost loyalty starter kit or a team of engineers and marketing specialists – CardWerk has the expertise.

Ask us how you can brand, issue and process your own secure electronic gift cards, loyalty cards or membership cards. Unlike magnetic stripe cards, smart cards work offline and don’t require an expensive infrastructure on the backend. You can easily start your own affordable loyalty program today and replace those old-fashioned paper gift certificates and punch card frequency programs with smart cards. [more]