BarTender | Seagull Scientific

BarTender® software by Seagull Scientific enables organizations around the world to improve safety, security, efficiency and compliance by creating and automating labels, barcodes, RFID tags, plastic cards and more.

Hundreds of thousands of companies in manufacturing, chemicals, healthcare, food and beverage, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, supply chain/logistics and other industries trust BarTender with the labeling and marking processes that keep their businesses running.

Barcode software, label printing and much more:

Create and automate labels, RFID, plastic cards…

BarTender® software enables organizations around the world to improve safety, security, efficiency and compliance by creating and automating the printing and control of labels, barcodes, RFID tags, plastic cards and more. The world’s largest companies and hundreds of thousands of small businesses rely on BarTender to help them:

  • Accelerate the speed of goods moving through the supply chain
  • Get the right medication to the right patient at the right time
  • Inform workers how to handle hazardous substances safely
  • Tell a parent that a snack has an ingredient to which their child is allergic
  • Track a food-borne illness back to the field where it started
  • Reduce shrinkage on the retail shop floor
  • Maintain regulatory compliance with the world’s most comprehensive barcode support
  • And much more
  • Design labels, cards and more
  • Enter print-time information easily with customizable data-entry forms
  • Consolidate4 designs with exclusive intelligent TemplatesTM
  • Optimize and accelerate printing of barcodes, labels, cards, RFID tags and more through any printer or marking device
  • Print from any OS, system, device or browser
  • Monitor live print status and detailed history of system usage
  • Integrate with SAP and Oracle
  • Apply secure document control
  • Manage the entire system centrally

BarTender® software enables organizations around the world to improve safety, security, efficiency and compliance by creating and automating the printing and control of labels, barcodes, RFID tags, plastic cards and more.

Solution Benefits

BarTender Integration Builder

The new BarTender Integration Builder replaces the Commander companion application, enabling you to seamlessly integrate BarTender’s printing capabilities with virtually any enterprise business operation.

  • Initiate printing automatically at trigger events, such as a web request or when an email arrives, a file is saved or a database record is added or modified.

  • Connect to and communicate with clients via TCP/IP, UDP or HTTP.

  • Perform basic file operations, such as move, rename, delete or copy.

  • Integrate directly with ERP systems with built-in support for SAP, Oracle or IBM WebSphere.

BarTender Print Portal

The all-new BarTender Print Portal replaces the Web Print Server to provide a browser-based interface for selecting and printing BarTender documents. Print Portal features an intuitive interface, support for all modern browsers, support for tablets and smart phones, the ability to print via the cloud, and more.

(Available in the Enterprise Automation Edition.)

Visual Basic Script Editor

The new Script Editor enables you to easily navigate between different scripts in your document; access supported code snippets to help you when writing your own code; access application-specific VB Script objects, properties and functions; and more.

(All VB Scripting support is available in the Automation Edition and higher. Some scripting available in the Professional Edition.)

BarTender Administration Console

The new BarTender Administration Console includes the features of the previous Security Center, enabling administrators to not only control security but also manage integrations, monitor BarTender-related services and administer the BarTender System Database from the same application.

(All Administration Console features are available in the Enterprise Automation Edition. Some features are available in the Automation edition.)

More Support RFID Ecnoding

The BarTender 2016 greatly expends its support for RFID encoding, including added support for EPC URI syntax and the ability to specify RFID security settings per documents.

(Available in the Professional Edition and higher.)

Solution Features

Unparalleled symbology support

BarTender includes more than 400 preformatted, ready-to-use barcode components and 60 barcode symbologies as well as full support for GS1 standards.

Comprehensive automation and control

BarTender enables large enterprises to centrally operate, monitor, manage and secure their printing operations across multiple sites and even continents. BarTender supports permission-based printing, format encryption, job logging and system auditing.

Printing from any device or browser

BarTender Print Portal enables easy point-and- click printing from any device with a browser, and the Print Portal App makes printing as easy as using your iOS or Android tablet or smartphone.

Print-time information capture

Every edition of BarTender enables you to design intuitive and efficient forms for entering data at print-time, without the need for costly add-ons. BarTender also supports the print-time capture of images and weigh scale data in some editions.

Seamless integration with systems and databases

BarTender Integration Builder enables sophisticated printing automation from a wide variety of business systems, including SAP and Oracle. Powerful database connectivity includes a live preview wizard to help you set up dynamic forms, search and select records, and incorporate print-time input.

Advanced serialization

BarTender delivers flexible serialization which enables the issuance of unique serial identifiers at customizable frequencies.

Complete RFID software support

BarTender provides full RFID support for the latest label and tag types, including EPC (Electronic Product Code).

Advanced card design and printing tools

BarTender enables you to design and print two-sided cards, including magnetic stripe and smart card encoding.

Data Sources in BarTender Software (Tutorial)

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