matrix barcode


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matrix barcode

A 2D barcode that contains data in both a horizontal and vertical format. See barcode.
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Similar to the shopping patent, the user of RFID and matrix barcode tags would allow the iPhone 5 - or any NFC iPhone - to interact with that particular electronic device, and control any part of the device's software.
A 2D Data Matrix barcode is electrochemically applied to each instrument and this barcode is scanned during the assembly process to ensure accurate set assembly and track the location of every instrument.
Some technologies, eg, the Data Matrix barcode (IUID) and the Contact Memory Button, are more "ruggedized" and therefore better suited to permanent identification of an asset.
This is a matrix barcode which when photographed on a smartphone takes the user to a specific website - which will be printed on the back of their bikini bottoms to ensure it catches the eye of spectators.
IUID is accomplished by marking each qualifying item with a permanent two-dimensional data matrix barcode label.
The KeyDot is a small, laser-etched, 2-dimensional Data Matrix barcode label that can be applied directly to an instrument's surface by hospital personnel.
Wholesalers face a parallel issue with regard to the cartons they receive from manufacturers; the cartons may contain 12 or 24 individual packages and the wholesaler has no way of establishing a "mother-child" relationship between the carton and the individual packages inside the carton, at least not if the items are serialized with a 2D Data Matrix barcode, as is nearly always the case.
The data matrix barcode is ideal for coding products for traceability and inventory management, and is already attracting serious attention from food and drink manufacturers and the logistics industry.
The LP-100 features a UV-curing drop-on-demand (DOD) printer from Greydon, another Pro Mach company, that can print high resolution line barcodes, serialized 2D data matrix barcodes and human readable codes, as well as the full label including high-impact visual graphics in full color or black-and-white at speeds up to 7,500 inches per minute.
It is designed to provide an easy and powerful way to display data driven linear and matrix barcodes directly inside SharePoint.
Addressing the track and trace requirement, Almac Pharma Services has developed an internal print and online verification system that applies and verifies 2D matrix barcodes to each carton.