Software can read PDF417 barcodes.

Press Release Summary:

With ability to recognize unlimited number of barcodes in any orientation on even poor quality images from scanners, fax, microfilm, or cameras, ClearImage PDF417 v5.5 identifies all standard, truncatedr, and macro (chained) symbols. It offers .NET support for managed code, support for PDF, TIFF, JPG, and other input file formats, and source code examples for VB.NET and C#.

Original Press Release:

Inlite Research Announces General Availability of .NET PDF417 2D Barcode Reader.

Sunnyvale, CA - March 20, 2008 - Inlite Research Inc, a leading worldwide provider of production quality tools for data capture, today announced the general availability of the ClearImage PDF417 version 5.5. PDF417 barcodes are robust, and can carry large amounts of data. They serve to identify and otherwise track documents and physical objects in logistics applications. The expanding market for document tracking and data capture brings less trained and less specialized operators and application developers in contact with imaging and data capture technology, while cost pressures dictate ever higher productivity. This trend makes ease of use and accurate data capture under all circumstances even more important than before. New technology from Inlite Research simplifies the use of the products and enhances production scanning performance with:

o .NET support for managed code
o Recognition of all standard, truncatedr and macro (chained) symbols
o Support for PDF, TIFF, JPG and many other input file formats.
o Source code examples for VB.NET and C#

"Our developers asked for easier integration and higher performance in order to help their end users meet productivity targets," said Gene Manheim, Inlite's president and chief technology officer. "The new .NET architecture offers a simple interface with powerful automation which means that developers can focus on their application and end user requirements, instead of the image processing details."

ClearImage PDF417recognizes an unlimited number of barcodes in any orientation on even poor quality images from scanners, fax, microfilm or cameras. For details on specific features please refer to

The ClearImage SDK is free of charge to developers and can be donwloaded from . Runtime licenses cost $475 or $712 per computer (quad core). Inlite provides complete, live support for one year after purchase.

About Inlite Research Inc.

Since 1992, Inlite Research Inc. has been a leading provider of image processing and barcode recognition technology to OEM developers of document processing and data capture applications. The ClearImage engines enable developers to automate business processes, to process documents and images and to capture data, thereby improving enterprise productivity, customer service and profitability. Inlite's legendary support is provided directly by the engineers who developed the software, and accounts for the loyalty of customers. With over 30,000 installations worldwide, Inlite continues to innovate new imaging and barcode technologies. (

Company Name: Inlite Research
Address 1: 615 Templeton Court
City: Sunnyvale
Zip: 94087-2436
Country: United States of America
Phone: (408) 737-7092


Contact Name: Michael Salzman
Organization: Inlite Research
Title: ClearImage PDF417

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