On the 23rd of June 2020, Code announced it is merging the software products and services formerly provided by its wholly-owned subsidiary, TachyonIQ, into the Code brand structure. If you would like to read the official Press Release, CLICK HERE, and if you have any further question please reach out to your Account Manager directly, or email support@codecorp.com.



Simply the fastest & most innovative barcode scanning software available! 

For over 20 years our decoding algorithm has been unmatched in its ability to decode complex barcode symbologies of virtually any quality, on any surface, without fail. In fact, our software also facilitates easy, rapid barcode data capture from any angle and is designed to compensate for damaged barcodes and less than ideal environmental conditions.

It’s really pretty simple our true enterprise-grade SDK integrates with any mobile device. Barcode reading is now viable for more applications, innovating more industries than ever before. Test drive our tech today!




We mean it! See the power of TachyonIQ in action. Our SDK has the ability to transform any business process in any industry with zero-miss barcode scanning.

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Our SDK has the ability to transform any business process in any industry with zero-miss barcode scanning. We love making you look good! Save money by eliminating the need for additional scanning hardware and deliver better barcode reading results using our barcode scanning SDK. That’s right, we said save money! 

TachyonIQ has APIs that allows a developer to simply pass an image and get a decoded result. SDKs are available for iOS,  OS X, Android, Linux, Xamarin, and Windows 10 Mobile to ease application development by providing optimized image capture controls to the programmer. CortexStudio®, a Windows 7 32/64 bit simulator, is also available to aid in development and testing of CortexDecoder® applications.

TachyonIQ has a history of proven performance and the backing of world-class support. Get up and running quickly, and have confidence that your users will get persistent excellence with every scan.

For custom embedded programming environments or Android OEM device manufacturers requiring custom features, there is the EdgeDecoder®. This flexible software-based barcode scanning system can be integrated into a variety of applications that can consume ‘C’ libraries, and be compiled for a variety of platforms. Contact us for specific language, platform, or personalized integration support.



Do you only support mobile devices?2017-03-31T00:19:37+00:00

No way. Our software has been ported to embedded systems for use in purpose-built handheld and presentation barcodes readers. We also have enabled a variety of PC-based applications. We really are flexible enough for just about any platform.

Can you scan multiple barcodes at the same time?2017-03-31T00:20:25+00:00

Definitely. Our software is flexible enough to scan over a hundred barcodes simultaneously, so you can design an application that can quickly read multiple items in a box, on a tray, or on a shelf.

Can you parse driver licenses?2017-03-31T00:20:19+00:00

We can parse driver licenses from all 50 states, and you have the flexibility to define the output the way you want it for your application.

Do you license by device, by site, or by enterprise? Can I get an unlimited license?2017-03-31T00:20:41+00:00

We have a variety of licensing schemes that we support. Please contact us today to discuss your needs and find the best solution for you.

Can you read from cell phone screens?2017-03-31T00:20:56+00:00

Yes. In fact, TachyonIQ performance is market leading when reading from mobile device screens, even when the screen brightness is very low.

Do I have to license all symbologies?2017-03-31T00:21:05+00:00

No, TachyonIQ licensing is flexible to fit your application needs. Visit our product comparison page to find out more information.

Will you decode color barcodes?2017-03-31T00:21:18+00:00


Will your software run on my platform?2017-03-31T00:21:24+00:00

Most likely. We have ported our decoder to a variety of platforms, including Android, iOS, Linux, Xamarin, and Windows.

Do you have an SDK?2017-07-07T20:51:13+00:00

Yes, we have a software development kit (SDK) for a variety of operating systems. Please visit our developer portal to download the right one for your environment.



We offer several ways to experience the ease of scanning with TachyonIQ.
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TachyonIQ performance can be evaluated on your mobile device by clicking on one of the store links below to download the CortexScan evaluation application.

Google Play    Apple Store

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If you would like to evaluate our software development kit (SDK), please register for our developer portal to access the demo version of the SDK for your platform.

Our barcode scanning SDK reads all symbologies-

Barcode Scanning Software that reads all barcodes