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How Barcode Tracking Simplifies Supply Chain Management

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Did you know that more than five billion barcodes are scanned every day? It’s true, according to GS1, the Brussels-based nonprofit that maintains international UPC standards. With that many barcodes circling the globe, supply chain management is more important than ever. “Companies will increasingly mandate traceability from their suppliers. At each stage of the chain, a new rule will apply: ... Read More »

An Instant Connection: A Warehouse and 2D Barcode Scanner

An Instant Connection: A Warehouse and 2D Barcode Scanner | System ID

You know that feeling you get when there’s an instant connection between two people? Well that’s what happens when a 2D barcode scanner walks into a warehouse. Both are happy on their own, but together they accomplish great things, such as: Significantly streamline processes Comply with legislative mandates Turn sluggish sales around Make customers happy Achieve the next level of ... Read More »

Big Data Challenges Wireless Networks, CIOs

Big Data Challenges Wireless Networks, CIOs | System ID

Big data is moving in with adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. And with it comes big challenges for wireless networks and CIOs who must securely manage the influx of information. In their NI Trend Watch 2015 report, National Instruments (NI) summarizes the situation by saying, “The idea of a smarter world where systems with sensors and local ... Read More »

Motorola TC55 Mobile Computer Brings Consumer-Grade Glitz to Enterprise Device

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The Motorola TC55 mobile computer mates the best features of today’s smartphones with the power and durability of an enterprise device. The mobile workforce needs powerful solutions. But users don’t want to lug around clunky, large mobile computers that are heavy and difficult to use. That’s why Motorola devised the TC55 to look and feel almost exactly like a typical ... Read More »

Motorola Symbol LS2208 Laser Barcode Scanner Creates Gold Standard

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With more than 5 million units sold, the Motorola Symbol LS2208 laser barcode scanner created the industry standard for design, reliability, and comfort. Affordable and compact, the Motorola Symbol LS2208 laser barcode scanner provides fast, reliable scanning in an ergonomic, light-weight form ideal for industries including: Retail Healthcare Education Government In fact, any environment that relies upon fast, reliable scanning ... Read More »

Compare Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400, Motorola DS6878, and Honeywell Xenon 1902 Barcode Scanners

Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400

On the surface, the Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400 looks like a ground-breaking barcode scanner. But what happens when we compare the Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400, Motorola DS6878, and Honeywell Xenon 1902? All three scanners have many of the same high-quality features retailers have grown to appreciate. Where the differences become startling, however, is in more advanced features designed to speed along the ... Read More »

Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400 Makes Barcode Scanning Future-Proof

Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400

Can a scanner be future-proof? The Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400 shows that even with all of today’s advancements in the barcode scanning arena, a carefully engineered scanner can stand the test of time. Ideal for retail environments, the Datalogic Gryphon GBT4400 reads a wide range of codes, including: 1D barcodes 2D barcodes Postal codes Stacked and composite codes, such as PDF417 ... Read More »

Motorola MC9200 Mobile Computers Do Heavy ERP Lifting

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The Motorola MC9200 improves on the world’s most popular ruggedized mobile computer, speeding processing times and supporting the latest enterprise applications. Billed as the most powerful industrial mobile computer available on the market, the Motorola MC9200 was designed with intensive scanning environments in mind, such as warehouses, loading docks, and manufacturing shop floors. It can support applications for warehousing, inventory ... Read More »

Barcode Scan Engines

Barcode Scanner Types

There are three primary barcode scan engines: laser, linear imager, and 2D area imager. Each works differently to accommodate the needs of specific environments and industries. Laser A laser scan engine shoots a laser beam toward a mirror. The mirror moves, which causes the laser to sweep across the barcode in a straight line. A diode measures the level of reflection ... Read More »

Motorola LI2208 Drives Fast, Comfortable 1D Scanning

Motorola LI2208

The Motorola LI2208 does more than just scan. This corded linear imager helps workers scan faster and farther, resulting in better productivity and happier customers. Businesses can leverage the Motorola LI2208 to drive productivity at the retail point-of-sale, event registrations, and in light industrial settings. “Building on the legacy of Motorola Solutions’ most popular scanner, the LS2208, the next-generation LI2208 ... Read More »