Fargo Electronics Inc., offers a DESFire encoding option for its card printer and encoders. DESFire, a highly secure contactless smart card technology based on the MIFARE platform, offers the speed, functionality and convenience of a contactless card while maintaining a high degree of security. DESFire allows high-speed, triple-Data Encryption Standard (3DES) RF encryption between the contactless card and the reader. Beginning with the HDP600 card printer/encoder, the DESFire encoding option will be available with the full range of Fargo's High Definition Printing and Direct-to-Card product lines. Fargo Electronics Inc.