Often when people hear “barcode”, they think of their local grocery store, events, travel, movies, warehouse inventory and even as a body tatoo.
What is the first thing that comes to mind when you here “Check In Check Out”? Books at a library? Documents on Sharepoint? Borrowing tools? Rental Applications? Yes they can all take advantage of a barcode’s accuracy, simplicity, efficiency and accountability. They each would have a unique barcode label to scan their availability. This also signals if an item has been misused since you always know the last person who used it. You can report on the age of an old item and purchase a new one if necessary.
Aside from assets, many companies and schools now use barcodes to know where their employees/students are. Monitoring people is important when you have a large number of individuals to need to keep track of. Do you know where your employees, students, tour group members, visitors are at any moment? In case of a fire, wouldn’t you want to know who is still in the building?
A barcode scanner installed with attendance software is a powerful application to keep track of people. It simplifies the check in process, removes human error and save time and frustration for whomever you are tracking.
Here are some top scenarios where check in check out shines.
This kit is an attendance tracking application designed to monitor people in and out of locations, buildings, secure areas, etc. by simply scanning their barcoded badge using a mobile barcode reader. Displays people missing as well as checked in.