Tech Data Broadens Point-of-Sale and Data Capture Product Offering

Thursday 29 July 2004 18:34 CET | News

Tech Data, has expanded its POS/Data Capture Specialized Business Unit (SBU) with new offerings from leading manufacturers including 3M Touch Systems Inc., Casio Inc., IEE Inc. and WASP Technologies.

The new products, ranging from price verification systems and privacy monitors to wireless data communication devices with inventory management software, help Tech Data customers design data capture solutions specifically for vertical market applications. Resellers targeting the law enforcement sector, for instance, can deploy Casios IT-3000 data terminal, which features a built-in high-speed printer with magnetic card reader and C-MOS imager. The device helps reduce human error and improve efficiency when issuing tickets, reading parking meters or performing other field-service duties where a receipt or label is required. In the health care or financial industries, the 3M Privacy Monitor enables a more secure way to view confidential records. The monitor utilizes an integrated privacy filter to limit viewable on-screen information to users directly in front of the display. HIPAA and the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act include provisions to protect financial and medical information from unauthorized viewers. Tech Datas latest additions to its POS/Data Capture SBU line card include: 3M Touch Systems Inc. Privacy Monitor 3M Touch Systems manufactures touch-screen and non-touch-screen monitors, touch sensor technology and other products for applications including POS, finance, self-serve kiosks, gaming and consumer products. Tech Data distributes the 17-inch LCD 3M Privacy Monitor. Casio Inc. Casio is a leading manufacturer of electronic products ranging from handheld personal computers and TVs to digital cameras. Tech Datas POS/Data Capture SBU distributes Casios EG-800 ruggedized handheld and the IT-3000 mobile data terminal with printer and magnetic card reader. Both devices are designed for wireless, efficient data collection suitable for an array of applications and markets. IEEs ScanVue IEE creates state-of-the-art display technologies including LCD displays, pole displays and interactive kiosks. Tech Data distributes IEEs ScanVue price verification systems that allow retail customers to scan items and check prices. The ScanVue can be programmed to display advertising and other promotions associated with each item scanned. WASP Technologies/Symbol Technologies Inc. bundle Tech Data offers resellers Symbols SPT1550 and SPT1800 mobile devices powered by WASP MobileAsset and MobileInventory software. Features include laser bar code scanners, data entry capabilities and comprehensive inventory-management software applications. WASP is an information collection solutions company that offers an extensive line of software applications and POS and Data Capture hardware. Symbol is a leading manufacturer of mobile information-capture technologies.

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