Automatic Data Capture (ADC) is a process that involves automatic identification, extraction and collection of data from documents and forms into a computer or a microprocessor-controlled device. The process involves use of advanced software and different technologies such as bar codes, biometrics, voice recognition, optical memory cards, optical character recognition (OCR), magnetic stripes and radio frequency identification (RFID).
The report analyzes and presents an overview of Automatic Data Capture (ADC) market worldwide. The report also provides worldwide Retail Automatic Data Capture market estimates and projections in US dollars for years 2012 through 2017, for end use sectors POS Retail Scanners, Hand Held Scanners, and Mobile Computers. Supported with 2 market data tables, the report provides a review of market trends, ADC Technologies, along with various strategic industry activities of major companies witnessed by the industry over the last few years. In addition, 38 companies operating in the Automatic Data Capture (ADC) arena worldwide including Datalogic SpA, Honeywell Scanning & Mobility, Intermec Inc., SIGGA and others are profiled.