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Scandit

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Scandit enables enterprises and consumers to change the way they interact with everyday objects and augment the physical world with real-time data captured by scanning barcodes and recognising text, objects, and other visual identifiers using smartphones, tablets, wearables, drones, and robots.

 

Description

Scandit enables enterprises and consumers to change the way they interact with everyday objects and augment the physical world with real-time data captured by scanning barcodes and recognising text, objects, and other visual identifiers using smartphones, tablets, wearables, drones, and robots.
 

Scandit’s technology platform is built on proprietary computer vision, augmented reality (AR), and machine learning technologies. Companies in industries such as retail, transport and logistics, manufacturing, and healthcare use Scandit’s enterprise-grade software to create and power mobile apps for crucial workflows like mobile point of sale, self-checkout, inventory management, proof of delivery and patient/medication verification.

Scandit was founded in 2009 by a group of researchers from MIT, ETH Zurich and IBM Research. The company is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, and is also represented in San Francisco, Boston, London, Tampere and Warsaw. Today, Scandit software runs on 100+ million active mobile devices and does billions of scans per year.

Use cases in healthcare:

  • Patient verification
  • Mother and milk matching
  • Medication tracking and administration
  • Specimen tracking and tracing
  • Surgery kit and supply tracking
  • Blood bag recording and tracking
  • Medication authenticity tracking
  • ID and admissions verification
  • Inventory management
  • Search and find
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Asset tracking

Use cases in retail:

  • Mobile Point of Sale (mPOS)
  • Clienteling
  • Click and collect
  • In-store picking
  • Price verification
  • ID verification
  • Shelf management
  • Self-scanning and self-checkout
  • Rewards and coupons
  • Augmented product information

Product Information

Approved product

Barcode Scanner SDK

This award-winning SDK adds high-performance barcode scanning, text recognition and augmented reality to native mobile apps.

If you’re looking to add enterprise-grade barcode scanning, text recognition (OCR) or augmented reality (AR) to native apps, this is the SDK that does it. It provides the fastest and most accurate barcode scanning software available, supporting over 20,000 mobile device types and all major barcode types. All processing happens on the device, rather than in the cloud, which greatly increases speed and data security.

The software works on most operating systems, frameworks and 3rd party systems and Scandit offers specialist technical support for developers with a range of support and analytics options during live service. Local teams of technical engineers and solutions consultants will help you throughout all project phases, and customer success managers are there to ensure the successful delivery of your initial and ongoing projects with Scandit.

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