• by ASP Microcomputers / From General / November 30, 2018

    Merry Christmas from ASP

    Everyone here at ASP wishes you, your family, and colleagues, the compliments of the season and we thank you for your support during 2018. Our offices will be closed from noon on Friday December 21st, and will re-open on Wednesday January 9th, 2019. Last orders for dispatch in 2018 must be received no later than Wednesday December 19th. […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / October 30, 2018

    Melbourne Cup Long Weekend

    Our offices will be closed on Monday November 5th and Tuesday November 6th for the Melbourne Cup long weekend. You can still send an email to us during this time, or leave us a telephone message and we will get back to you when we return on Wednesday November 7th.

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / December 21, 2017

    6 Tips on How Barcode Scanners Can Improve Efficiency

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    Barcode scanners are one of the most fundamental tools when it comes to streamlining your business processes. As barcode scanners are able to automate and simplify what are typically time-intensive procedures, they have been able to help companies significantly save valuable time and money. We would like to share our top 6 tips on how […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General, Technical Notes / August 29, 2017

    Windows Mobile Device Center (WMDC) problems on Windows 10

    We have discovered that Windows Mobile Device Center does not work correctly on some Windows 10 installations, and in some cases, a working installation can stop working after Windows Updates.  This is apparently due to internal changes to some Windows 10 services by Microsoft. We have found that this issue can be resolved by changing […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / August 4, 2017

    Asset Management is Critical for Public Institutions

    asset management systems

    While asset management is important for any type of institution it is particularly important for schools and other public institutions. Money is tight and you are responsible to the community for how you handle the resources you have. Unless you know where your assets are and who is using them then you are not doing […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / August 4, 2017

    An Up To Date Time and Attendance System Can Save You Considerable Money

    Time and Attendance System

    If you have hourly employees then you need a mechanism for tracking time and attendance. If that system is manual and time is recorded on  honor, then it is just a matter of time before you have a conflict between your payroll department and your employees. Even when you have a small staff, things can […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / August 4, 2017

    PDAs Provide Mobility Solutions to Business

    business PDAs

    Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) or palm held computers have been widely marketed as mobile personal organisers for individuals but it is the business PDAs such BlackBerry that have delivered mobility solutions to corporate Australia. PDAs were initially used by individuals to simply keep notes, contacts and easily connect to the internet. Today many newer PDAs […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / August 4, 2017

    Buying Asset Management Software Can Save You Thousands of Dollars

    asset management software

    As a business owner what do you think you would find if you calculated the value of all your hard assets? That includes all the computer equipment, machinery and any other durable goods that you use to run your business. Would it be thousands of dollars, millions of dollars? There is no question it would […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / August 4, 2017

    SMART Technology Will Drive Supply Chain Management in the Future

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    There are a lot of really smart people out there thinking about what the supply chain of the future will look like and how information technology will help to shape that future. IBM, Oracle Software, Purdue University, the list goes on and on. That’s not really surprising since supply chain management (SCM) is such a […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / July 11, 2017

    Custom solutions by ASP Microcomputers

    Off-the-shelf systems don’t always meet everyone’s needs. Every business is unique, and sometimes you really need a system designed around your own requirements and working patterns. Established in 1977, ASP Microcomputers has a long history of developing functional, robust, and easy to use solutions which are designed to be reliable and intuitive. We can work […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / June 16, 2017

    Antimicrobial scanners for hygiene-sensitive and sterile environments

    High Performance Scanners for Sterile and Hygiene-Sensitive Applications Society is more germ-conscious than ever. It’s a trend to use devices incorporating anti-microbial materials for some specific environments to minimize the risk of spreading infectious micro-organisms and other bacteria. These scanners are loaded with the features required to perform outstanding reading performance and mobility in hygiene-sensitive […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / March 16, 2017

    ASP celebrates 40 years in 2017!

    Way back in 1977, when ASP Microcomputers started, we definitely weren’t thinking about our 40th birthday. From those humble beginnings, we’ve grown into a successful Data Technology company. Thanks to the ongoing efforts of our fantastic staff, the co-operation of suppliers, and the support of our many happy clients, here we are… 40 years on. […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / February 24, 2017

    What is RFolution!?

    Whether you’re a hardware vendor, a software developer or an end user, RFolution! solves the problems of wireless RF data collection systems for those using PC networks. Here’s how: What is RFolution!? RFolution! is a Windows PC program that allows you to: Create and test programs to operate RF Portable Barcode Readers (even without RF […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General / November 30, 2016

    Our history

    ASP Microcomputers is the trading name of Grayline Holdings Pty. Ltd., a privately held Company based in the Melbourne suburb of Ormond. ASP was established in 1977, initially as an importer of computer equipment, but we were soon designing products to sell under our own name, and undertaking design work for others. ASP’s first barcode […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General, Time and Attendance / November 2, 2016

    Facial Recognition

    ASP is currently evaluating a new time and attendance terminal that uses facial recognition. Stay tuned for more information. This new terminal is a breakthrough in innovation. The core algorithm and powerful hardware platform ensures that facial recognition occurs in less than a second. The advanced infrared light source enables the terminal to operate even […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From General, ASPluris / September 14, 2016

    ASPluris™ – Supply Chain Mobility in the Palm of Your Hand™

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    Business initiatives are becoming more customer orientated, so it’s essential they add value to your customers while building you a successful and profitable business. The need for a robust Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Warehouse Management System (WMS) with Mobility has become paramount in realising productivity and efficiency gains in today’s competitive business environment. To […]

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From Technical Notes / January 1, 2016

    RFID and RFID Applications

    Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is the use of an object (typically referred to as an RFID tag) applied to or incorporated into a product for the purpose of identification and tracking using radio waves…

  • by ASP Microcomputers / From Technical Notes / January 1, 2016

    Types of ZipNet and Zip-ID Terminal Installations

    First of all, there are two types of ZipNet Terminals – one that reads IDTags only, and one that reads both IDTags and barcoded plastic cards…