Used to identify and track items, automated identification and data collection (also called AIDC, Auto ID, automatic data capture and automatic data collection) is a family of technologies that identify, verify, record, communicate and store information on discrete, packaged or containerized items. Because the process is automated (rather than reliant on pen, paper and people), information is gathered quickly and accurately.
The most common technologies used to identify, and capture data are barcodes, handheld and fixed-position scanners and imagers, radio frequency identification (RFID) tags and readers, and voice recognition, weighing and cubing devices. Typical applications include receiving and putaway, inventory picking, order fulfilment, determination of weight and volume, and tracking and tracing throughout the supply chain.
With automated identification & data collection, your business will be able to:
How We Help
Phitomas’ professional services can be an essential component to the successful implementation of any AIDC, RFID or Wireless system. Our solution architects and systems engineers have extensive knowledge and experience in determining the scope-of-work, establishing ROI metrics, and training our clients on how to transform process data into information that management can use to make better decisions and more accurate forecasts.
Wireless technology is essential for getting accurate, real-time information in the moments that matter. At Phitomas, we understand the value you get from your wireless system depends on the reliability, responsiveness, and security it provides. We offer a full range of services to make sure that your network is designed and deployed for maximum optimization and security.