Barcode Intelligence - Component - Create Barcode

The Component – Create Barcode API provides users the ability to render a barcode to a PNG image to be saved, or used for scanning on-screen.

Getting Started

Sample Use Cases

  • A hospital wants to create an image of the patient’s wristband barcode to store with the online record to be scanned in conjunction with the patient’s wristband for identification purposes before any medical procedures.
  • A scanner device manufacturer is offering a scan subscription service and wants to generate a barcode to be scanned online as a part of the registration process.

Service Level Agreements (SLAs)

  • Throughput: Based on pricing plan selected. Basic = 1 call every 2 seconds
  • Response Time: Average is < 200ms.
  • Uptime: 99%

Authentication

A Zebra Savanna application key is required for using and testing this API. See the Getting Started Guide for instructions on obtaining a key.

Barcode Generator

Method
Description

GET

Create a Barcode

https://api.zebra.com/v2/tools/barcode/generate/

Generates a barcode from the text provided and returns a PNG image