Datacard completes Entrust buy

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Tuesday, January 14, 2014

MINNETONKA, Minn.—Datacard Group, a provider of secure ID and card personalization solutions based here, has completed its acquisition of Entrust, which secures digital identities and information, the company announced Jan. 13. 

Entrust will continue to operate from its Dallas headquarters and a facility in Ottawa, Canada. 

Together, Datacard and Entrust employ nearly 2,000 professionals, according to the statement.

“We are thrilled to officially welcome the customers, partners and colleagues of Entrust to be part of Datacard Group,” said Todd Wilkinson, Datacard president and CEO, in a prepared statement. “The official closing of this acquisition moves us significantly toward our goal of delivering powerful technology advancements and new innovations in identity-based security solutions.”