Scandit http://www.scandit.com Enterprise-Grade Barcode Scanning for Your Mobile App Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:20:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Choosing the Best Barcode Scanner in 2015: Understanding Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/20/choosing-best-barcode-scanner-2015-understanding-total-cost-ownership-tco/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/20/choosing-best-barcode-scanner-2015-understanding-total-cost-ownership-tco/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:49:24 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13871 Imagine you’re a manager who needs to purchase barcode scanners for 100, or even 1,000 employees. Which devices should you purchase? Should you choose a traditional mobile computer, or are smartphone devices a reliable and cost effective alternative? In order to help answer this question, we developed a comparison of the cost and feature differences between... Read more »

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Retailers Who Get Mobile Commerce Right Are Winning http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/18/smartphone-m-commerce-rise/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/18/smartphone-m-commerce-rise/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:58:37 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13789 A recent Q3 Performance Index released by MarketLive reveals some exciting data about the change in smartphone m-commerce shopping habits. Pulling from their own customer traffic and conversion data, MarketLive calls on retailers to acknowledge and face the growing demands of mobile commerce. The report makes it very clear that a strong mobile strategy is... Read more »

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Blink to Scan: Mobile Order Fulfillment http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/12/blink-scan-mobile-order-fulfillment/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/12/blink-scan-mobile-order-fulfillment/#comments Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:02:53 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13753 Last month we traveled to Berlin to attend the 2014 German Logistics Congress, where our CTO, Christian Floerkemeier, presented Scandit’s software-based mobile order fulfillment solutions. In his talk Christian discusses Scandit’s soon to be released Mobile App Suite for Transport & Logistics as well as the Pick by Vision demo app that enables hand-free barcode... Read more »

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VDC Research Recognizes Scandit’s Revolutionary Approach to Software-Based Scanning in Retail http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/06/vdc-research-recognizes-scandits-revolutionary-approach-software-based-scanning-retail/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/06/vdc-research-recognizes-scandits-revolutionary-approach-software-based-scanning-retail/#comments Thu, 06 Nov 2014 03:00:30 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13717 Press Release VDC RESEARCH RECOGNIZES SCANDIT’S REVOLUTIONARY APPROACH TO SOFTWARE-BASED SCANNING IN RETAIL San Francisco, November 6, 2014. Scandit (www.scandit.com), a developer of the leading software-based barcode scanning and data capture platform for smartphones, tablets and wearable computing devices, has received market recognition from industry analyst firm VDC Research for its revolutionary approach to Automatic... Read more »

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Thinking about BYOD? Your Employees May Already Be Living It http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/05/thinking-byod-employees-may-already-embraced/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/11/05/thinking-byod-employees-may-already-embraced/#comments Wed, 05 Nov 2014 22:20:01 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13704 If you work for a large enterprise, chances are you’re likely using a personal smartphone or tablet for work purposes. The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend is here, whether employers are embracing it or not. A recent study from Gartner reports that 40% of U.S. consumers who work for large enterprises are using their... Read more »

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Scandit 2014-2015 Winter Events Calendar http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/28/scandit-2014-2015-winter-events-calendar/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/28/scandit-2014-2015-winter-events-calendar/#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:52:17 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13670 As fall quickly passes us by we’re excited to look towards the coming winter months, when we’ll be showcasing our technology at a variety of conferences and events around the globe. This winter features a mix of retail, logistics and mobile technology conferences taking place across Europe and North America. Check out our schedule: We... Read more »

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Are Mobile Apps Reshaping The Retail Industry? http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/23/mobile-apps-reshaping-retail-industry/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/23/mobile-apps-reshaping-retail-industry/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:32:18 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13646 Let’s face it: the ubiquity of mobile devices has forever changed the face of the retail industry for the better. Thanks to mobile technology, both shoppers and retailers are able to connect in new ways that have become the driving influence on the future of the industry. Mobile adoption has successfully bridged a long empty... Read more »

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Cassandra, Big Data Management and the Internet of Things http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/21/cassandra-big-data-management-internet-things/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/21/cassandra-big-data-management-internet-things/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:14:40 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13601 Every year, Scandit processes hundreds of millions of barcode scans from all around the world. Have you ever wondered what happens to all the data? We use a cloud-based data center to manage a robust backend infrastructure that administers our device and license system, provides users with valuable scan insights and reports scan performance through... Read more »

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If Barcodes Could Sing: Barcode Music http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/16/barcodes-sing/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/16/barcodes-sing/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:43:06 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13584 At Scandit, we are always on the lookout for the latest creative uses for the barcode. We’re big fans of barcode art, poetry and now, music. This week, we came across a particularly exciting barcode that caught our eyes—and ears—as Moscow-based artist and engineer, Dimitry Morozov, released a barcode tattoo scanner that plays sounds upon... Read more »

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Will Wearable Tech Change The Way We Fly? http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/14/will-wearable-tech-change-way-fly/ http://www.scandit.com/2014/10/14/will-wearable-tech-change-way-fly/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:24:58 +0000 http://www.scandit.com/?p=13581 Wearable technology might play a role in improving your next travel experience as airlines adopt new methods for checking-in and boarding passengers for flights. Virgin Atlantic recently finished a six-week trial of wearable devices at London’s Heathrow Airport. Virgin utilized Google Glass and the Sony SmartWatch to upgrade the flight experience at the gate. Passengers... Read more »

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