Automatic ID

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

Compact UHF Inlay enables item-level intelligence.

January 16, 2015

Supporting conversion into small tags, labels, and packaging solutions without compromising performance or product design, UHF EPC-compliant MicroWing™ produces read range of >2 m from 8 x 22 mm footprint while reducing detuning effects caused by challenging RFID environments. Rugged design also reduces occurrence of damage due to rough handling or harsh environments. Areas of use include pharmaceutical, healthcare, jewelry, cosmetics, apparel, and other intelligent packaging applications. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

Mid-Range Barcode Printer offers print speed up to 8 ips.

January 14, 2015

Part of CL-E700 Series of mid-range printers, Model CL-E720 features top loading access, full 8 in. OD roll size, full metal mechanism, and advanced print speeds up to 8 ips. Unit also offers various sensor capabilities, including ribbon low, and integration tools for remote management via intuitive LinkServer™ technology. Printer is suitable for all businesses ranging from small offices to enterprise level installations. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Automatic ID

Mobile POS Accessory works with smartphones and tablets.

January 13, 2015

Measuring 117 x 49 x 25 mm, KDC®500 Mobile POS Companion combines chip-and-PIN and MSR secure payment transaction technology with 1D laser- or 2D imager-based barcode scanning and NFC capabilities that support Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows mobile/PC over Bluetooth technology. EMV/MSR/NFC features provide full transition options with KTSync® data collection and application generation tools. EMV/MSR/Barcode/NFC sled, included, is PCI compliant and detachable.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID

Card Readers ensure secure access control.

January 12, 2015

Available with Pyramid proximity cards and readers and Delta smart cards and readers, MAXSecure feature protects against skimming, eavesdropping, and relay attacks. MAXSecure provides high-security handshake, or code, between card, tag, and reader to help prevent credential duplication and ensure that reader will only collect data from specially coded credentials. No other company will have reader/card combination that only that specific organization gets from their integrator. Read More

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Firmware-Optimized RFID Modules support autonomous operation.

December 30, 2014

Micro and Micro-LTE embedded UHF RFID modules of ThingMagic Mercury® 6e Series feature firmware that allows for autonomous operation by enabling hardware read triggers and savable configuration settings. Also, functionality eliminates need for users to write and run MercuryAPI development code and simplifies building of RFID-enabled products. Modules can also be configured to start reading and outputting tag data upon power up or change of state of general purpose input (GPI) line. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID

RFID Pressure Monitoring Tag operates without batteries.

December 18, 2014

Without requiring battery on sensor tag, Cyclon-05BA wireless monitoring device can transmit unique identifier and associated absolute pressure measurement data to commercial EPC C1G2 reader. Unit features MS5803-05BA sensor to monitor pressures up to 6 bar and comes in various antenna designs and sizes to adapt performance to required application in 860–960 MHz band. With reading distance of ~5 ft, tag can be embedded in various materials. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Automatic ID

Biometric Fingerprint Reader offers fast, accurate verification.

December 17, 2014

Accommodating such projects as National ID programs that need to store fingerprint template, Hamster Pro Duo/CL™ combines contactless smart card reader with optical fingerprint reader that is FAP 20 Mobile ID and PIV certified. FBI-Certified U20™ USB fingerprint sensor, with respective platen size and effective sensing areas of 18.2 x 22.9 mm and 15.24 x 20.32 mm, offers image resolution of 500 dpi and size of 300 x 400 pixels. Fingerprint Capture Speed is 0.2–0.5 sec with Smart Capture™. Read More

Vision Systems, Software, Automatic ID

Barcode Data Collection Software tracks meat and poultry.

December 10, 2014

Utilizing SIMBA 2014, meat and poultry companies can process, label, and track products. System integrates with most scales for proper weight measurements and can also track by-products to multiple locations. At time of shipping, Van Loading feature tracks each carton or pallet onto specific van. Bill of Lading is then produced automatically. Integrated system provides production and inventory reporting, as well as complete traceability of product from receiving to shipping. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Automatic ID

Modular Systems offer product traceability and code reading.

December 5, 2014

Designed for automated test lines, SCU-439 JOT Scanner Unit and FMM-440 JOT Fail Separation Unit can be used with process equipment that needs product identification data or to mark/separate faulty products after process. Identification occurs by reading codes such as 2D, 3D, and RFID. SCU-439 sends code data through RS232 or Ethernet to next process unit that needs identification, while FMM-440 receives PASS/FAIL data from process equipment via Ethernet and saves information in local data table. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

Wireless RFID Tag helps monitor weight of assets.

December 3, 2014

Featuring 4 channels for load cells with measurement ranges from 0–900 kfg per channel, Atlas RFID Sensor Tag is capable of transmitting unique identifier and associated weight measurement data to commercial EPC C1G2 reader without need for battery on tag. Device comes in variety of antenna designs and sizes to adapt performance to required application in 860–960 MHz band. With reading distance of 5 ft, magnetometer tag can be embedded in materials such as plastics or concrete. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID

Handheld Barcode Readers ensure imaging data remains secure.

November 28, 2014

To accommodate for those with strict security requirements, HS-41X Handheld DPM (direct part marking) Reader and HS-51X Wireless DPM Reader incorporate Image Lock technology. This feature secures captured images within device, where images are automatically deleted once symbol is decoded. Since images are deleted, they are not made available to connected barcode setup or configuration software UIs or directly accessible by users to view or download from device. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Automatic ID

USB Device provides iris-based identity authentication.

November 24, 2014

Enabling use of best practices for password protocols, myris mitigates vulnerabilities associated with password breaches and security issues. Handheld USB device uses patented EyeLock ID technology to provide secure access to devices, apps, and websites. Looking at more than 240 points in each eye, myris creates unique template that is stored locally and is fused to password. Authentication happens on device so no personal information is transmitted. Read More

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RFID Desktop Readers feature intelligent self-tuning technology.

November 19, 2014

Magellan PJM1 Series models MDR-4330AT and MDR-3021AT leverage intelligent self-tuning technology that lets RFID reader automatically adjust sensitivity to achieve optimal performance regardless of number, size, or type of PJM RFID tags being used. While benchtop MDR-4330AT reads tagged items in any orientation and in densely packed containers and offers 43 x 30 cm 3D reading surface, MDR-3021AT is designed for tag encoding purposes and offers 30 x 21 cm directional reading surface. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

SFF RFID Tag supports enhanced garment classification.

November 12, 2014

Designed for environmental conditions found in laundry management industry, 0.63 in. LAUNDRY TAG accelerates inventory processes for hotels, hospitals, and other institutions. PPS housing withstands water immersion, temperatures to 200°C, pressure, and chemicals. With anti-collision feature, tag can be read even when many tagged garments are stacked together tightly. Features include read distance of up to 70 mm within HF frequency band and compliance with all relevant industry standards. Read More

Vision Systems, Software, Automatic ID

Inspection Software supports 4 smart cameras.

November 6, 2014

Drawing on suite of machine vision tools, I-PAK VH performs advanced identification and quality control tasks. Inspections include barcode reading, text/barcode validation, print quality verification, measurements for product defect detection, and color detection. With support for up to 4 Vision HAWK smart cameras, I-PAK VH can run 4 inspections simultaneously while displaying results of each inspection on single software screen. Failures are visible in software and are date stamped and logged. Read More

Vision Systems, Software, Automatic ID

Multi-Camera Software facilitates packaging inspection.

October 23, 2014

In addition to controlling and visualizing inspections of up to 4 machine vision smart cameras at once, Visionscape® I-PAK® VH Software is capable of advanced label inspection and barcode validation as well as grouping and rejecting items based on color. Program can set up and save inspection jobs to user's PC, which can be loaded to Vision HAWK cameras in case of line changeover. With database of password-protected usernames, manufacturers can gate access to certain software capabilities. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Automatic ID

Light Array provides position monitoring and detection.

October 23, 2014

Comprising red-light laser and high-resolution CCD receiver, BLA Light Array identifies, compares, or sorts objects based on minimal size or height differences. Multifunction device, offering 2 m range and 0.01 mm resolution, provides numerous modes of measurement such as object diameter, object position, gap width, gap position, and edge position. With intuitive, on-device buttons, users can teach-in up to 6 different objects and blank out disruptive objects in measuring field. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

Turnkey Decorating System requires minimal user intervention.

October 20, 2014

Complete turnkey product decorating system comprises media handling technology integrated with ITW Inspiration Digital InkJet Single Pass, Phoseon UV LED curing technology, and BDT Tornado-based Product Feeder (TPF). Able to perform off-line processing of various packaging materials, system will feed, align, print, cure and stack. Printing capabilities cover images with virtually limitless colors as well as variable data, unique product identification, and barcodes on multitude of substrates. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

RFID Temperature Dataloggers can prove cold chain best practices.

October 17, 2014

CAEN RFID Easy2log© Temperature Data Loggers enable food and beverage industry shipping companies to prove to vendors that product temperatures stayed within safe ranges along entire cold chain. With -40 to +70°C range, IP67-rated multi-trip dataloggers feature EPC C1G2 RFID interface and read range of 10 m in air and 2.5 m on metal @ 2 W ERP. UHF semi-passive tags allow automatic data collection, and internal memory stores up to 8,000 samples. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

All-in-One Printers operate with lab instruments.

October 10, 2014

Utilizing thermal direct printing technology, Models P-56 and P-58 provide high-resolution printouts on 25-year guaranteed fade-proof paper and 10-year guarantee fade-proof self-adhesive labels. Units have built-in real-time clock, with detailed sample information and barcode printing to meet GMP/ISO traceability requirements. Built with chemical-resistant metal housings, plug-and-play printers feature multilingual user interface as well as RS232, USB, and Ethernet interfaces. Read More