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July/August 2013

Magazine ArchiveJuly/August 2013
JUL/AUG 2013

Features

  • COVER STORY
  • What It Takes to Lead an RFID Project
    The heads of four successful deployments discuss the communication, financial, organizational and technical skills they called on and cultivated.
  • PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
  • A Gem of a Solution
    RFID providers have developed complete inventory-management systems for monitoring jewelry items in the supply chain and in retail stores.
  • VERTICAL FOCUS
  • Building a Case for Tracking Construction Materials
    Increasingly, contractors are using RFID to improve safety and security on job sites. But interest lags when it comes to tagging supplies for authentication, though counter­feiting is an industrywide problem.

Departments

  • EDITOR'S NOTE
  • Stepping Up
    When planning and implementing an RFID project, it's vital that someone assume a leadership role.
  • OUT IN FRONT
  • GPS—and RFID—Mark the Spot
    Studies show that passive RFID tags can speed up disaster recovery by cutting the time it takes to find buried utilities.
  • OUT IN FRONT
  • RFID Sensors in the Round
    Researchers are developing a device that could monitor conditions in large or remote environments.
  • PERSPECTIVE
  • Companies Back U.S. Bills to Fight 'Patent Trolls'
    With some patent holders suing companies that use RFID, end users are supporting efforts in Washington to revise the nation's patent laws.
  • PERSPECTIVE
  • NFC—Not Just for Consumers Anymore
    Companies are deploying Near-Field Communication technology in business applications once seen as the province of UHF RFID.

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