Basic System Requirements

Please read How PanatrackerGP Operates before reading this article.

PanatrackerGP has three installation components.

  1. Creation of a SQL Server login account.
  2. Intranet website installation using Microsoft IIS
  3. Smart Client installation on handheld barcode devices.

Transactions are completed on the handheld barcode scanning devices, there is no desktop client required. Web services are used to send the transaction data from the handheld to the PanatrackerGP portal, an intranet site installed on your network. Once installed and configured, our system is labor efficient, easy to use and fast.

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PanatrackerGP Requirements

- Microsoft Dynamics GP

  • Dynamics GP 2016
  • Dynamics GP 2015
  • Dynamics GP 2013
  • Dynamics GP 2010
  • Dynamics GP 10.0

- SQL Server

The PanatrackerGP transaction database is installed on your SQL server alongside your Dynamics GP company databases. Like all SQL databases, the size of this database will be relative to the number of transactions and amount of data contained in them

- Server with Application roles enabled

The server where PanatracekrGP is installed requires the following to be present:

  • Microsoft's IIS
  • .NET 4.5.1 or later (included with Windows Server 2012, may need to be installed manually for older operating systems)

- eConnect for Dynamics GP

eConnect is a .NET managed code assembly that allows for the PanatrackerGP web services to integrate into Microsoft Dynamics GP. eConnect is required to be present on the server where PanatrackerGP is installed.

Please note: PanatrackerGP needs to be able to communicate with your GP and SQL server, but it does not need to be installed on the same server as GP/SQL. PanatrackerGP does require eConnect, IIS and .NET 4.5.1 to be present on the server where it will be installed.

 

Mobile Computer w/Embedded Barcode Scanner

The third part of installation (after the two servers) is of the PanatrackerGP client on each of the handheld mobile computers. These "mini-computers" support a wide range of scanning and other features, PanatrackerGP is written to take full advantage of these features.

We only run on handhelds running Windows Mobile or Windows Embedded Handled 5, 6.1, or 6.5.

If you have items that are serial tracked or lot tracked, we strongly recommend that the scanners they get are 2D imagers. This will allow you to use our PanaCode. The PanaCode is a special concatenated barcode that includes both the item code and the serial/lot code in one scan. 

Please send us the handheld models you intend to purchase prior to ordering them as we will want to confirm they will work with PanatrackerGP.

Supported Legacy (discontinued) Mobile Computers **

  • Motorola MC9090-G
  • Motorola MC9190-G
  • Motorola MC55

Recommended Mobile Computers (available new)

MOTOROLA

  • MC9200
  • MC9590
  • MC55
  • MC65
  • MC45

HONEYWELL

  • Dolphin 6500
  • Scanphone 6000
  • Dolphin 99EX

INTERMEC

  • CN70e
  • CK3R
  • CK3X

 

** Configuration specific support. Please coordinate with your Panatrack salesperson for more information on compatibility.

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