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Educational & Informational Resources
- Ohio University Center for
Automatic Identification - Devoted to the study of Automatic
Identification and electronic Data Capture (AIDC). AIDC includes the
technologies of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), barcodes and barcoding, magnetic stripe reader technology and other related fields of
Trade Associations & Member Organizations
- AIM Global - Serving
more than 900 members in 43 countries, AIM is dedicated to accelerating
the growth and use of AIDC technologies and services around the world.
- GS1 - A leading barcode-related
global organization dedicated to the design and implementation of global
standards and solutions to improve the efficiency and visibility of
supply and demand chains across the world. The GS1 system of standards
is the most widely used supply chain standards system in the world.
- EPC Global - A
subscriber-driven organization leading the development of industry-driven
standards for the Electronic Product Code (EPC) to support the use of
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) in today's business world.
- AIDC 100 - An international
organization of automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) professionals
who have significantly contributed to the growth and advancement of
the industry. The organization is a technical and business resource
with emphasis on education, whose primary goal is to enlarge the business
community's knowledge and understanding of barcode & RFID technology
as well as all facets of AIDC.
- Material Handling Industry of America
(MHIA) - The leading non-profit trade association representing
the material handling and logistics industry. Active members are material
handling and logistics equipment, systems and software manufacturers,
consultants, systems integrators and simulators as well as third party
logistics providers and publishers.
- International Card Manufacturers
Association (ICMA) - A worldwide non-profit card industry association
that is globally focused on card manufacturing technology such as magnetic
stripe cards, smart cards, non-contact cards, card printing and complete
- Smart Card Alliance
- A non-profit, multi-industry association working to stimulate the
understanding, adoption, use and widespread application of smart card
technology in the fields of automatic identification, payment and other
applications with regard to the protection of privacy and enhancement
of data security and integrity.
Barcode Information Resources
- Barcode-1 - Quality
barcode information resource with detailed specifications for many different
types of popular barcodes including UPC/EAN, Code 39, Code 128, Interleaved
2 of 5 and 2D barcodes as well.
- Barcode.com - A great
information resource for barcode, RFID and wireless technology information.
This Website contains a good number of quality articles relating to
- Barcode Island
- A free information resource site with specific and technical information
regarding various barcode types and symbologies including Code 128,
Code 39, UPC/EAN, POSTNET and more.
- Barcode FAQ - An
IDAutomation resource site dedicated to providing basic barcode information
including answers to frequently asked questions, barcode tutorials and
product recommendations for printing and scanning barcodes.
- Office Barcode
- An IDAutomation resource site designed to assist users of Microsoft
Word, Excel and Access integrate barcode technology into various applications
using barcode plug-ins for MS Office 97, 2000, XP and Vista with difficulty
levels ranging from beginning to advanced for VBA programmers.
- An IDAutomation resource site geared toward the implementation of
POSTNET and FIM bar code fonts.
- Barcode Symbols - Information
about barcoding including history, simple barcode tutorials, technical
specifications and practical advice including recommendations for specific
barcode scanners and readers.
Online Publications & Discussion Forums
- SCAN: The DATA CAPTURE Report
- The premiere management and marketing newsletter on opportunities
and trends in the automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) industry.
Produced twice per month, SCAN/DCR covers such areas of interest as
identification and data capture technologies, barcode, radio frequency
identification (RFID, wireless mobile computing, biometrics, barcode
standards, voice recognition, smart cards and more.
MICR & Font Related Sites
- BizFonts.com - IDAutomation's
barcode font site; MICR and OCR fonts are also sold there as well as
several barcode fonts.
- Free software that prints bank checks for business or personal use.
- Draft Creator
- MICR check acceptance software allows users to create bank drafts;
accept checks by fax, phone, email or via online order forms without
MicrEncodingFonts.com - Primary site for MICR E13B and CMC7
- Electronic Document Management
- Binatek offers products like MICR toner and software, check printing
and writing software and electronic document management.
- Fonts can make a big difference in expressing your personality. Check
out the great selection today!
- Architext, Inc. -
A custom font developer that offers over 20,000 industry standard barcodes
or fonts including HP's Bar Codes and more sets for all laser printer
manufacturers such as Lexmark, IBM, Kyocera, Okidata, Dell & more.
- Current Components Inc.
- In business for over
30 years, Current Components specializes in small printers and printer-related
components such as Kiosk Printers, Thermal Printers, Card Printers,
Receipt Printers and more.
- Duracard Brand Cards
- Affordable small and large-run custom plastic cards printing.
Plastic business cards, key cards, membership cards, gift cards and
- Polyonics, Inc. - Harsh Environment
Bar Code, Polyimide Labels, Kapton Labels - Polyonics develops
and manufactures tag and label materials for industrial bar code printing
- Retail Point of Sale Software
- A point-of-sale system that's easy to use and based in Windows. For
an effective and complete point of sale solution, contact RunIt.com
Business Automation, Programming & Security
- Event Management
Software - Dorian Software Creations, Inc., provides event log
management software solutions as well as external and internal Windows
network security solutions.
Heaven - This site is dedicated to programmers all over the world. Their
main goal is to provide a complete starting point for programming related web
surfing, file downloading and interaction.
- ScienceSoft - Our creative software solutions
and offshore software development services help enterprises cut costs
and generate revenue through intelligent decision support and business
process automation. We specialize in Java, .Net, C++ programming as
well as in database and Linux/Unix development and administration.
- Worksheet.nl - Dutch
site to help you with your Microsoft Excel problems. Tricks, hints,
macros, downloads, (book) links and a forum where you also can upload
your xls-file (max. 200KB). It is also possible to ask the webmaster
to help you with this software.
- Online Backup
- Keep your valuable files completely safe. Our backup services provide
data security, remote file access, and offsite protection so that you
can stop worrying and start working more productively.
- SpringForce Garage Doors - Premises security begins with
physical access control. SpringForce supplies wireless keypads
and biometric (fingerprint) HIDs, as well as the traditional
rolling-code remotes to operate automatic garage door openers
and gate actuators.