Automation products edition comparison

 Automation
Easy
Automation
Pro
Automation
Enterprise
GENERAL      
Native 32 and 64-bit Windows service X X X
Maximum printers per server 5 / unlimited unlimited unlimited
Multi-core server print processing optimization   X X
Customizable logging X X X
PERFORMANCE      
Label templates and printers can be updated without system downtime X X X
Failover cluster support     X
Load-balancing cluster support for TCP/IP, HTTP and Web service triggers     X
TRIGGERS / CONNECTORS      
File drop X X X
Serial port (RS232) X X X
Database monitor X X X
TCP/IP socket X X X
HTTP   X X
Web Service     X
FILTERS – DATA EXTRACTION AND MAPPING      
Process structured text data (CSV and fixed-width columns) X X X
Process NiceLabel XML format X X X
Process Oracle XML data (WMS and MSCA)   X X
Process SAP AII XML data   X X
Process custom XML data   X X
Process unstructured text and binary data X X X
Dynamic auto-mapping fields to label variables X X X
Process the same input data through multiple filters X X X
Live color coded preview of extracted data fields during configuration X X X
Filter execution simulation (test mapping without print) X X X
Automatic parsing of field:value pairs in the HTTP query string   X
UNSTRUCTURED DATA FILTER - MAPPER      
Binary data support X X X
Graphical display of non-printable characters X X X
Sub areas (repeatable data field blocks) X X X
Assignment areas (dynamic number of extracted data fields defined by field-value pairs) X X X
Auto-configuring the field-variable mapping based on the matching names X X X
 Automation
Easy
Automation
Pro
Automation
Enterprise
COMPLIANCE & STATUS FEEDBACK      
Asynchronous printing (do not wait for status feedback) X X X
Synchronous printing (wait for status feedback)   X X
Return job status   X X
Return printer status   X X
ACTIONS, COMMANDS AND RULES      
Print labels X X X
Print to PDF preserving label dimensions     X
Generate label preview as an image file     X
Get label information (list of variables, label length)     X
VBScript and Python scripting X X X
String data manipulation: Search & replace X X X
Advanced string manipulation functions X X X
Printer selection from input data field X X X
Dynamic central control of all printer settings   X X
Conversion of XML formats using XSL style sheets (XSLT)     X
Web Service client     X
Execute SQL statement   X X
Send data to TCP/IP socket X X X
HTTP request action (POST, GET, PUT, DELETE methods)     X
RESTful Web Services - multiple triggers on the same port   X
NEW: Secured data exchange (SSL) over HTTP and Web Service triggers     X
Standard response codes and custom feedback for HTTP and Web Service triggers   X X
Send data to printer X X X
Save/Read data to/from file   X X
Read/Send data to serial port X X X
Run third party applications in command-line X X X
Conditional actions (execute action only when defined condition is met) X X X
Try..Except advanced error handling     X
Control with command scripts (JOB files) X X X
 Designer
Pro
Control
Center
Pro
Control
Center
Enterprise
RECOMMENDED LABEL DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT      
Professional graphical label designer X X X
Extensive linear and 2D barcode symbology X X X
RFID tags X X X
Pre-made compliance label samples X X X
Centralized document and logging repository for control and traceability   X X
Controlled role based access to label templates   X X
FDA compliant security with electronic signatures     X
Multi-stage label template approval workflows and versioning     X
NEW: Label catalog for minimizing number of label templates and easier maintenance     X
NEW: Graphical highlighting of differences between label variations     X
NEW: Automatic synchronization between production centers     X
NEW: Label promotion between development, testing and production tiers     X
NEW: Secure HTTPS communication     X