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Unformatted text preview: the package code for later transmission to a central computer- transmission software (data communications software) to send the information to a central or head office computer [Note that this makes the assumption that the driver can transfer the information directly to a head office computer. An alternative assumption would have the driver take the handheld scanner back to the shipping depot and transfer the information to a computer there.] 2) by a Reliable Courier customer producing package documentation on premises. The customer would require a full system to process the information (hardware: central processor, hard drive, computer screen, keyboard, mouse and cables; software: operating system). They would also require specific application software from the courier company to produce labels and shipping documents. A printer (hardware) would be required to print the labels. 1...
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- Spring '09