home  |  fact sheets  |  news  |  research  |  price/weather info  |  calculators  |
nutrient analyses  |  links  |
 events  | RFID survey | Preconditioning Survey |
 

Beef Stocker USA logo

 


Beef Stocker USA 2013 Survey of the Animal Identification Industry
 

Responding Company: Viewtrak Technologies, Inc.
Survey Section: Software


 

Company:

Viewtrak Technologies, Inc.
    

 

Develop Software:

YES
     

 

Describe:

Bovitrak is a web based herd management, data collection, and data management program
 

 

Version Name (1):

 

 

Attributes:

 

 

Version Name (2):

 

 

Attributes:

 

 

Version Name (3):

 

 

Attributes:


    

 

Version Name (4):

 

 

Attributes:

 

 

Interface with RFID Readers:

RFID tags are scanned and information in entered through the Psion handheld. The data is simply uploaded and downloaded with a click of a button
 

 

Software Interface With:

Psion Workabout. Any reader can be used with Bovitrak as long as the data can be exported to an excel spreadsheet. (.xls)
 

 

Records Collected:

Events can be collected manually, or automatically using the Psion handheld, a PC, or paper worksheets. Batch and global events can easily be recorded in Bovitrak.
 

 

Manual Entry:

Yes
 

 

Data Stored:

Selected animal data and history can be stored and retrieved on the Psion handheld unit or on a PC using a excel spreadsheet. Animal summary reports can be printed off with selected information on each animal
 

 

Installation Costs:

No installation cost is charged since there is no software to install
 

 

Computer Operating System:

Bovitrak is compatible with all computers running a standard web browser and internet connection.
    

 

Training Costs:

Training and support are provided free of charge.
    

 

Technical Support:

Little or no technical support is needed since Bovitrak is web based
 

 

Technical Support Plan:

Web based support (FAQ, Walkthrough Demonstrations), phone support (1-800 number) and on location support is available. - Note: onsite support may require travel expense, which would be the responsibility of the customer.
 

 

Cost of Technical Support:

Training and technical support are provided to members free of charge
 

 

Support Non-electronic Ave.:

Yes. Users without internet access are provided paper worksheets to enter animal information and events. The worksheets can be faxed or mailed in, to be entered
 

 

Software Updated:

We are constantly improving Bovitrak to better-fit customer requests, ease of use, and system functionality. Since Bovitrak is internet based, changes made to the system are instant to all users. No downloading or installing a new version is required.
 

 

Additional Costs:

Most changes to the software are available free of charge, however producer specific changes may be billed for programming time.
 

 

If No, Software Recommended:


    

View other Responses for this company:

Company Info - Tags - Hand Held - Stationary - Scale Head - Software - Data Storage - System Cost

Return to Survey Main PageGo to the Company Grid

About Beef Stocker USA