Christian Floerkemeier, CTO and co-founder of Scandit, will give a presentation about the emergence of smartphones, tablets, and wearables as enterprise supply chain data capture devices at GS1 Connect Conference 2017. The event, scheduled for June 20-22, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, highlights best practices in supply chain collaboration for industries including retail, foodservice, healthcare, banking, and government. In his presentation, “Transforming Data Capture in the Supply Chain,” to be held...

A new report estimates that the image recognition market is expected to grow by 21.6% (CAGR) over the next 5 years, from $9.65 Billion in 2014 to $25.65 Billion by 2019. The report, created by Markets and Markets, defines the "image recognition market," providing detailed analysis, discussion of trends, and forecasting of segment-specific revenues for defined types, components, deployment, applications and verticals. Of the technologies discussed, camera-based barcode scanning presents one...

Recently we’ve been discussing the effect of ruggedness on mobile devices used within the enterprise. To briefly catch you up, we’ve argued that innovations in mobile technology have made it possible for most peripheral hardware devices to be replaced by smartphone/tablet-based apps, and the trends are clearly moving in that direction. Today we’ll continue the conversation by investigating which levels of ruggedness levels are recommended for a variety of usage...

Today we’re happy to present another usage scenario which explores how smartphone-based barcode scanning is being used in the enterprise.  To continue our series, we’ll look at how the companies across industries and government agencies can leverage smartphone-based barcode scanning to track document details using a simple mobile app. Barcode-Based Document Tracking: A World of Details Once upon a time there was a vision of the paperless office, a world dominated by...

The enterprise IT landscape is changing rapidly because of mobile devices and innovative new employee-facing apps. More and more enterprises are looking to enable a BYOD (bring your own device) environment, and empower employees through their smart devices. This presents an incredible opportunity to transform traditional business processes, resulting in reduced costs and increased efficiency for forward thinking enterprises who embrace mobile. Over the next few weeks we’ll take a...