Licenses to use the BellHawk software are available for outright purchase or monthly rental for installation on a client's own Windows Server. Use of the BellHawk software is also available on a monthly subscription basis hosted in the Cloud.
BellHawk Systems provides its BellHawk software in three base configurations.
WIPS - a simple-to-use barcode work-in-progress & labor tracking plus real-time production scheduling system. Base system can be purchased for $2,400 or used on rental or subscription basis for $100/month.
BITS- a simple-to-use barcode inventory tracking system. This application can be used to track containers of raw, intermediate, and finished goods materials in warehouses and stock rooms. Includes ability to track materials by length, width and user defined attributes such as color using a common part number. BITS can also be used to track assets such as tools, jigs, and fixtures. Base system can be purchased for $4,800 or used on a rental or subscription basis for $200/month.
JMTS - a combined barcode job and materials tracking system that integrates the capabilities of WIPS and BITS, handles BOMs (Bills of Materials), and much more. Tracks inventory, jobs, work-in-process, and labor. Uses barcode scanning and mobile computing technology to track the receipt and put-away of raw materials, their transformation into finished products and their shipment to customers. Can use BOMs to check that correct materials are being used on jobs. Can track scrap and rework as well as split batches. Base system can be purchased for $7,200 or can be used on a rental or subscription basis for $300/month.
In addition to the above prices there is $480 purchase or $20/month rental/subscription charge for each data collection device login (which can be shared between multiple users) plus a $720 purchase or $30/month rental/subscription charge for each manager login. View only logins, for users who want to just run reports or view the status of jobs and inventory are free for clients hosting BellHawk on their own server but are $10/month/login on a BellHawk hosted subscription basis.
A number of options are available for BellHawk including::
Please click here for details of other BellHawk Software Module options.
BellHawk is an open architecture platform. It uses a SQL Server database in which it stores all the data that is captured. If the standard reports provided by BellHawk are not adequate then users, who have BellHawk installed on their own server, can generate their own custom reports using reporting software such as the SQL Server Reporting Software (SSRS) or products such as Microsoft Office or Crystal Reports.
BellHawk also comes with a number interfaces that are available at no additional cost for those users with BellHawk installed on their own Windows Server and need to integrate BellHawk with other systems. Please see Exchanging Data with BellHawk for details.