The Impacts and Benefits of Disruptive Technologies
Michael Raynor, Co-author, "The Innovator's Solution" and Director, Deloitte Research
Chief, DOD Logistics Automatic Identification Technology Office
To get the most out of their RFID systems, companies will have to deploy both new RFID middleware and conventional integration middleware. The key to success will be knowing when and how to use each.
Widespread deployment of RFID tags will prove difficult without the introduction of unique identities for corporations around the world.
RFID was one of the hot topics at the Public Library Association’s recent convention in Seattle.
As companies struggle to find a compelling return on investment in RFID systems, they should look to the lessons learned from deploying other wireless technologies.
EPCglobal's User Action Group is driving the standards that will make EPC technology valuable to organizations across all industries.
Companies that are deploying RFID systems will be quickly overwhelmed by a flood of data, unless they follow three core principles for building an operational data management architecture.
At an informal competition for venture capitalists, multiprotocol reader maker AWID and mesh network provider Ember as were named most likely to succeed.