CODESOFT + SENTINEL Data Exchange

CODESOFT is advanced label design and integration software that offers unmatched flexibility, power, and support – making it the best choice for label printing in enterprise environments. With CODESOFT + SENTINEL, you can easily integrate label printing into your business process, increasing both efficiency and control. SENTINEL seamlessly runs in the background of your system and gives you the ability to centrally print on hundreds of printers all at the same time. SENTINEL Data Exchange is specifically designed to meet the growing needs of AIDC supply chain integration by directing collected data through the enterprise.

Business Benefits

CODESOFT + SENTINEL provides automated printing for your label designs.

Increased EfficiencyLabel creation takes a fraction of the time with CODESOFT’s intelligent interface, helpful wizards, and fast database connections.

Reduced IT OverheadEliminate unnecessary IT interaction when it comes to your print management. SENTINEL, as an automated printing solution, requires little to no manual maintenance once it is configured.

Integration with Existing DataSENTINEL's unique Mapper tool does all the work for you by decoding any type of data and automatically mapping it to text, bar codes, or images on your labels. You can automatically and continuously convert data from disparate systems like Oracle and SAP.

Data Exchange CapabilitiesCollected data is processed by SENTINEL and routed back to the database. Records can be updated, inserted, or deleted in one or multiple databases, and procedures can be initiated by the system.

CODESOFT + SENTINEL offers:

  • Intuitive label design capabilities with a streamlined data entry process and simplified database connections.
  • Integration with multiple systems and multiple printers across your enterprise environment.
  • The ability to print to multiple printers on your network at one time.
  • Two-way communication between your label printing application and your databases.
  • Secure backups through duplication of all configuration data, giving you a secondary server to rely on during upgrades or scheduled maintenance.
Operating System
Windows XP SP3, SP2 x32/x64
Windows Server 2003 SP2 x32
Windows Server 2003 R2 x32
Windows Vista x32/x64
Windows Server 2008 x32/x64
Windows Server 2008 R2 x64
Windows 7 x32/x64
Memory Recommendations for Best Performance
2 GB RAM
2 GHz Quad/Dual Core Processor or Multi Processor system
500 MB Available Hard Disk Space
CD-ROM Drive
Software Requirements
Microsoft® Data Access Component (MDAC) version 2.8
Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.5

Tip: These components are installed automatically during the installation of CODESOFT, so it is more convenient to install CODESOFT before SENTINEL.

Microsoft "Works with Windows Server 2008" Designation
SENTINEL S/6 has received the Microsoft "Works with Windows Server 2008" designation. This validation, which was performed by an independent testing company, assures that the SENTINEL S/6 software product will fully operate on Windows Server 2008 platforms.

How do I know if CODESOFT is right for my business?
CODESOFT is the best choice for advanced label design users with the need for scalable software. CODESOFT allows a company to grow into more sophisticated and automated applications in the future through its ability to integrate with TEKLYNX enterprise solutions. CODESOFT offers the most powerful solution for scalability, data connectivity, security, and enterprise-wide label printing. By integrating SENTINEL with CODESOFT, you can not only implement proven labeling technology, but also drive this labeling technology directly from your existing system using the features of SENTINEL.
Can SENTINEL be used with my database management system?
Yes, it works with virtually any database management system.
What is a Flat File?
Plain text in ANSI encoding. If you can open the flat file with a plain text editor, SENTINEL can receive the file as input.
How is SENTINEL licensed?
SENTINEL is licensed per printer. Licenses are not concurrent.
Can I get a demo or trial version of CODESOFT + SENTINEL?
Yes, you can! Request a demo of SENTINEL.
What does CODESOFT + SENTINEL cost?
TEKLYNX software is sold through a global network of over 1,500 resellers and integrators. Pricing is available from our partners. To find a reseller in your area, contact us online or call (414) 837-4800.