I am working on a project that requires to scan a 2d barcode and save the details to the db. I have this camera from SICK(www.sick.com
I have this model Lector620 OCR. I am new to this camera field and want to know what does it mean when it says Protocol it supports or field bus it supports. For e.g.
Protocol it supports are TCP/IP, FTP (image transmission), PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, EtherCAT® (optional over external fieldbus module CDF600)
CAN bus ✔
Function SICK CAN sensor network (Master/Slave, Multiplexer/Server)
Data transmission rate 20 kbit/s ... 1 Mbit/s
Protocol CANopen, CSN (SICK CAN Sensor Network)
PROFIBUS DP ✔ , Optional over external fieldbus module (CDF600-2)
can somebody please help me understand these and the methods i can integrate it with my Java application.