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IBM offers a broad selection of software products and integration services for use in automatic identification data collection applications and connection of those products to Midrange and Mainframe Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. IBM Data Collection software makes it easy to point-and-click your way to create customized, intelligent data collection programs which are run on the IBM data collection terminals and selected terminals from several third party terminal vendors. Your transaction programs running in the data collection terminals work in synch with Transaction Connection scripts on the data collection server to feed transactions from the workers into your MIS systems.The DCConnect Development Toolkit provides an object-oriented, graphical user interface tool to set up data collection terminals and to create transaction programs. These transaction programs execute on IBM's 7524, 7525, 7526, and 7527 terminals and those supported by the 752x Emulator for DOS and provide terminal specific commands, such as prompts, messages, input fields, and editing or validation routines as well as management of the terminal's interaction with attached devices such as printers, and optical isolators. The toolkit also provides for network configuration, terminal communications management, and an Application Programming Interface (API) for application development.