Essays Tagged: "Barcode"

Supermarket Information System

quickly, efficiently and accurately.The first input device is the scanning device bar code readers. Barcode is the vertical marks you see on most manufactured retail products-everything from candy to ... l code. In this system, the price of a particular item is set within the store's computer. Once the barcode has been scanned, the corresponding price appears on the salesclerk's point-of-sale terminal ...

(9 pages) 209 0 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Computing Solutions-Telecoms Manager Report

ultiple-choice questions. This can be made very quick and efficient by using light pens to scan the barcodes next to the answer.A relatively new way in which a supermarket can gather data is on the in ...

(12 pages) 61 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Information Systems & Hardware Concepts - UOP CIS/319

e a bar code scanner. These scanners are called optical scanning devices. The scanner will scan the barcode into computer-based programs, where the items price and description are recorded for sale. T ...

(3 pages) 413 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

An investigation into the impact IT has had on the modern world with particular reference to business and social problems.

ultiple-choice questions. This can be made very quick and efficient by using light pens to scan the barcodes next to the answer.A relatively new way in which a supermarket can gather data is on the in ... ation technology has transformed the way in which supermarkets operate. Before the invention of the barcode reader it must have taken a lot more of the company recourses to stock take and the reorderi ...

(13 pages) 75 0 3.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

What would DNA samples be able to do for such things as for solving crime? Include actual cases like O.J Simpson and how DNA was used in the courtcase.

n period of time; put under photographic film makes the genes react. They resemble the bands from a barcode, if the two bars in this instance the genes; line up then there is a match in the gene. The ...

(2 pages) 32 0 4.6 Aug/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Microbiology

Riordan Manufacturing Overview: Computer and Information Processing - CIS/319

untability, and a more reliable method of maintaining product inventory will require the use of the barcode system. This system will be used from the moment an order or shipment is received, delivered ... shipment is received, delivered to the customer, and throughout the life-cycle of the product. The barcode system will also be used to store products within Riordan Manufacturing warehouses. Ultimate ...

(5 pages) 736 0 3.4 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

An Introduction To Barcoding

BARCODES: WHAT THEY ARE AND HOW THEY ARE IMPLEMENTED Barcoding is the process of identifying and tra ... EY ARE IMPLEMENTED Barcoding is the process of identifying and tracking each product using a unique barcode label. The first barcode, a circular design, was patented in 1949. The grocery industry was ... ss in the early 1900's. Today, companies in virtually every industry have adopted over 50 different barcode symbologies. Each of the barcode symbologies offers one or more of the following characteris ...

(18 pages) 61 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Riordan Inventory Management Proposal

s well as the necessary tools to incorporate EDI, thus eliminating the guesswork for implementation.BarcodeBarcode technology will be implemented as a tool for tracking inventory. Barcode technology h ... seen daily at companies such as UPS, the U.S. Postal Service and local large-chain grocery stores. Barcode technology simply improves the speed and accuracy of computer data input.SSLL Inc. will reco ...

(9 pages) 129 0 4.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Service Request Process Evaluation

updated computer infrastructure. These updates will include the purchasing of new database servers, barcode readers, desktop computers, and tablet pc's, and integrated software for inventory control, ... time monitoring of inventory levels. The receiving supervisor will be equipped with a tablet PC and barcode scanner. When raw materials are received at each plant, the shipping document will be scanne ...

(6 pages) 150 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Service Request SR-rm-001 Processes Evaluation

sh necessary stock" (Managing Inventory, 2003). At each Riordan location, an inventory clerk uses a barcode scanner to manually log all incoming and outgoing shipments into separate computer systems. ... ins the advantages of RFID over bar coding:RFID tags can contain far more detailed information than barcodes. Barcodes require a clear line of sight between the scanner and the barcode, a need that is ...

(11 pages) 101 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

RFID in the Business World

codes. The tag can be read even if it is not visible. Tags can be read inside any container unlike barcodes. The main point where RFID will benefit is the supply chain sector. This technology can im ... stock Enhanced Productivity & Cost Avoidance Identifying items by RFID takes less time than using barcode or other less automated ways. This leads to greater process efficiencies in many tasks such ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce