ToolHound System Overview
Whatever your requirements and budget are, we have a tool inventory management system for you. ToolHound has released the latest generation in its tool and equipment tracking software to take advantage of new technologies. ToolHound 5 has all the functionality that ToolHound customers have come to depend on. ToolHound 5 is a web-based inventory control software solution available in a client-hosted or ToolHound-hosted environment. It features a desktop-like Silverlight interface for a more user-friendly experience.
In its most basic form, the ToolHound inventory management system operates similar to a library to facilitate the quick and accurate check out and return of tools, equipment and consumables from your tool room.
ToolHound 5 Cloud — The same great features as ToolHound 5 Onsite but hosted and managed by ToolHound to reduce your upfront and continuing internal IT costs.
ToolHound 5 SecureCrib™ — Fully automated system utilizing RFID tags or barcode readers and the SecureCrib™ Kiosk enabling workers to check out and return their own tools using a simple-to-use touch screen computer or an RFID portal.
Optional Tool Inventory Modules
Maintenance Module — Monitors and schedules maintenance of items needing repair, maintenance or calibration.
Purchasing Module— Automated re-ordering when inventory levels drop below a minimum level.
External Rental Module — Equipment rental software that manages rental inventory and sets rental rates, discounts, billing and sales reporting.
Internal Billing Module — Manages internal custom rental rates and manual charges for flexible bill-by-project reporting.
Tool Identification — Durable bar code labels and RFID tags to quickly and accurately identify your tools and equipment, allowing for optimum tool control.
Mobile Computers and Scanners — Rugged computers designed to handle the rigours of the toughest environments. Fitting in the palm of your hand, they read bar code labels and / or RFID tags to complete transactions and perform tool inventory lookups.