AIDC

This is the place to be to learn about AIDC! Automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) technology helps end-user customers increase efficiency, reduce data entry errors, keep track of inventory and better manage their assets. This section of blogs focuses on helping you provide affordable (and profitable) AIDC solutions to your customers.

Walmart Mandates PTI Compliance

by Ken Campbell January 1, 2014 AIDC

Produce Tractability Initiative (PTI) came about as a response to the 2006 spinach crisis, an event that sickened hundreds, lead to the death of four people, and resulted in a complete recall of spinach products across the nation — a huge toll from both a human and economic standpoint.  Another scare in 2008 with tainted jalapenos just […]

You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out!

by George Brown December 20, 2013 AIDC
Intermec

Not if you use an Intermec by Honeywell scanner designed for Healthcare applications. Both the new Intermec SF61B bluetooth and the SR31T tethered scanners are available in a healthcare configuration.  These scanners use a 2D area imager with an LED aimer so there is no laser light emitted that could potentially “shoot your eye out.” […]

Using the Intermec SF61b with Apple iOS Devices

by ScanSource Technical Services November 20, 2013 AIDC
Intermec

Here is a quick video showing the ease of setting up Intermec’s SF61b barcode scanner for use with an iOS device, such as the iPad or iPhone.

STAT: Solutions, Tools, Applications and Trends in Healthcare

by Nathan Lord November 8, 2013 AIDC
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Looking for a resource that puts your hands on some of the latest healthcare products in the industry? Look no further! Here at ScanSource we just released our new solutions guide from Healthcare Connect. It’s a new name, new logo, new format, and all of the newest products from our vendor partners.

Cutting-Edge 2D Imaging at an Affordable Price

by Nathan Lord November 8, 2013 AIDC
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Recently, Datalogic announced the release of their new Quickscan QD2400 series of 2D imagers. As a leader in scanning technology, they were able to bring together exceptional quality and performance in a 2D imager, while maintaining a competitive price point. In stock at ScanSource and ready to ship now, the QD2400 series features:

Datalogic and the University of Oregon – Partners in Innovation!

by Nathan Lord November 7, 2013 AIDC
Datalogic

Recently, Datalogic released a new promotional video to announce their agreement with the University of Oregon recognizing Datalogic as the Official Automatic Data Capture Provider of the University of Oregon. This video is just one of many exciting activities planned as part of the sponsorship agreement. Federica Guiotto, Director of Worldwide Marketing for Datalogic, states, […]

The “Nightmare” That is BYOD

by Nathan Lord October 25, 2013 AIDC

Apparently, either I’ve subscribed to too many healthcare pubs, or it was “bombard Nathan with healthcare e-mails” this week. As I’m catching up from a few days on business travel, I got eight e-mails from various healthcare organizations in ONE DAY (and these were just healthcare… there were more from various other vertical pubs to […]

Voilà! Intermec Scanners Easily Pair with Apple and Android Devices!

by George Brown October 18, 2013 AIDC
Intermec

Intermec by Honeywell bluetooth scanners equipped with the latest firmware can easily be paired with Apple and Android tablets, phones, etc.  Moreover, the firmware allows the user to control the iOS on-screen keypad with the click of a button! Watch the Video

Uncompromising Versatility – The Intermec Flex Dock

by George Brown September 25, 2013 AIDC
Intermec

The Intermec Flex Dock is an innovative solution for charging all of your Intermec products from portable printers to handheld computers and batteries. Communication options are available with the FlexDock, too!  Watch this YouTube video to see the versatility of the Intermec Flex Dock product.

Mobile Carts and Wall Mounts – Healthcare and More from Enovate!

by Nathan Lord August 27, 2013 AIDC
Enovate

ScanSource recently announced the addition of Enovate to its product offerings. Enovate is a manufacturer of point-of-care mobile carts and wall stations that enable flexibility, space savings, and maximized efficiencies across the spectrum of Healthcare environments. In addition, they offer basic laptop carts that are great for applications, such as education, government, and others.