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RFID Journal LIVE! News Roundup

Tyco Retail Solutions offers IoT-enabled RFID inventory-visibility systems ••• MTI Wireless Edge unveils new RFID antenna for asset tracking, other applications ••• Checkpoint Systems releases RFID label for merchandise-visibility applications, including retail cosmetics ••• SDG Systems announces data-collection middleware, partners with Swiftsure Group on IoT-based reader solution ••• Identiv intros temperature-datalogging solution for cold-chain management ••• Smartrac showcases solutions for smart Internet of Things ••• NXP Semiconductors creates RAIN RFID solutions for inventory management, smart cities ••• CipherLab showcases Android computer with NFC, UHF RFID Bluetooth reader.

Internet of Things Case Studies

San Diego International Airport Deploys Beacons for IT Efficiency, Passenger App

The Bluetooth Low Energy system, from Spark Compass, brings location-based data to passengers using an airport app, and location-targeted service calls to IT personnel on a Samsung smart watch.

Internet of Things Features

New Generation of Mobile IoT Is Changing Consumer Experiences

Startups with solutions that employ Bluetooth Low Energy, Eddystone and traditional Bluetooth will help consumers find their personal property, view product content without an app at stores, and share music from a phone with multiple speakers or devices.

Internet of Things Editor's Notes

How I Fared on 2015's Predictions

The RFID industry made progress, but not as I had expected.

Internet of Things Expert Views

Learnings from RFID Journal LIVE! 2017: Can BLE Change RTLS?

Now is the time for leaders to emerge from companies based in Bluetooth Low Energy.

Internet of Things Best Practices

A Strategic Approach to RFID

Here are some best practices for developing an RFID strategy that delivers near- and long-term benefits in aerospace and defense.

Internet of Things How To Articles

How to Benefit From the Internet of Things

RFID lets businesses make smart connections, to automate processes, improve customer loyalty and cut costs with remote monitoring.

    Internet of Things Videos

    Internet of Things White Papers

    • Why PKI Matters for the IIoT
      Published May 2017
      The Industrial Internet of Things can transform manufacturing, transportation, power generation and other industries with greater automation, new services and more efficient resource allocation. These advancements depend on data generated by IIoT devices now being built and deployed. But the potential cannot be realized if the data produced by the devices cannot be trusted, and that requires stronger security. Icon Labs' Alan Grau and Dave West discuss the role of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), a set of technologies and services for managing the authentication of computer systems. (6 pages)
    • What You Need to Know About IoT Platforms
      Published May 2017
      This white paper from AT&T provides insights to help organizations build on an Internet of Things platform that is well-suited for future IoT development. It includes a look inside the layers of the IoT stack, and why IoT platforms matter; an overview of multi-network connectivity and IoT network options; AT&T's perspective on the importance of a multi-layer security approach; a list of six critical questions to ask when evaluating IoT platforms; an explanation of why building IoT applications on the right platform is the key to success; and additional tools, references and resources for jumpstarting an organization's IoT project. (24 pages)
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