SOLUTIONS IN
VERTICAL
STORAGE

Software

Our in-house software development has been crucial to achieving and maintaining our industry leading position. This capability enables us to offer a comprehensive suite of applications with unprecedented flexibility.


We offer a range of cost effective PC based inventory and picking solutions for use with our Vertical Carousels, Vertical Lift Modules (Shuttle® and Element®) and for all forms of static shelving:


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wCARMAN™

Comprehensive Inventory control
  • Use with Kardex Vertical Storage Units (VSUs) for comprehensive PICK / PLACE / VERIFY inventory control and location management
  • Set up as STANDALONE or NETWORKED with multiple VSUs
  • Runs on WIN OS and uses MS SQL database for integrity and security
  • Integrates with SortBench for PLACE to LIGHT picking and KardexIHS browser utility
  • Inbuilt HOST Interface for closed loop data exchange
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wCARMANLite™

Host driven inventory control
  • Use with all Kardex VSUs
  • Intended for use with comprehensive HOST systems where all location management is handled by the host WMS or ERP
  • HOST passes PICK / PLACE information to VSU by 'list file'
  • wCARMANLite presents pass through data to user
  • Runs on WIN OS and uses MS SQL database
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RackMAN™

Entry level location management for racking and shelving
  • Use for comprehensive PICK / PLACE / VERIFY inventory control and location management
  • Multi-face, multi-zone configuration, unlimited locations
  • Fixed or dynamic storage, location based or FIFO picking
  • Standalone or networked with multiple VSUs and KardexIHS database
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SortBench™

Consolidate your orders at the pick face
  • PLACE to LIGHT for consecutive multi-order picking with 1 to 4 VSUs
  • Consolidated picking for up to 20 orders on one SortBench
  • Use with wCARMAN or wCARMANLite
  • Manage PRIORTY orders, PRIORITISE on the fly
  • Process orders in groups, continuously or automatically
  • Scalable as your system grows; add stations, add VSUs easily
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KardexIS Data Browser

View all system details from your desk
  • Bring the VSS operational details to your desk with KardexIHS browser
  • Use KardexIHS browser as a tool for customer service staff / counter sales staff to confirm inventory availability
  • Review your system configuration and location utlitisation easily
  • Review your empty locations and 'aged' inventory easily
  • View real time transactions and stock holdings

Shelf Select™

Simple machine control
  • Use with all Kardex VCA Carousels
  • Intended for 'occasional use' systems such as archives or records management
  • Provides method to sequence shelves at fast speed
  • Provide 'User' access control to specific shelves
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Direct Machine Control - PLC ActiveX

Machine control integration with your high end ERP
  • Use with Kardex VSUs
  • Used by high level host systems such as SAP for direct machine control
  • Integrate Kardex VCA's ActiveX middleware into your inventory application and pass machine movement and bin lamp control requests to the VSU with transparent error handling
Important:

All Kardex VCA customer sites using our software applications are issued with a software Licence. Kardex VCA software licences are not transferable. Please refer to your licence for the terms of use of the software.


If you do not ahave a copy of your licence, are relocating or selling your equipment, please contact Kardex VCA Customer Service for advice regarding your software licence.