Low Cost, High Capacity, ID Technology
Around the world, PDF417 is setting new standards for
identification. From drivers' licenses to social services and national ID
cards, PDF417 has become the preferred means of encoding ID information.
PDF417 answers the need to store and transfer large amounts of data
securely and inexpensively. A single PDF417 symbol carries up to 1.1
kilobytes of machine-readable data and it can contain biometric data files
such as photographs, fingerprints, and signatures, as well as text,
numerics and graphics. Symbol's total solution approach to PDF417 includes
an extensive line of high performance products capable of reading both
PDF417 and 1-D symbols.