The Slovakian capitol city is in the process of tagging 85,000 bins with passive RFID tags to automatically identify each pickup event, with ultrasound waste-level sensors to follow, in an effort to optimize routes, reduce trash and improve efficiency.
The United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative is offering a solution from A4 Systems that leverages UHF RFID to monitor cattle behavior and thus identify if an animal may have a health problem before an illness can worsen or be transmitted.
For organizations that need stock accuracy, a local RFID system that integrates with national inventory can help increase efficiencies drastically.
SenRa has built an Internet of Things network and provides deployments in 74 cities throughout the country, with plans to build out across all other major cities and into second- and third-tier cities and villages, for solutions ranging from utility meters to transportation and environmental condition monitoring.
TechnoApes has received one of the country's first patents for RFID to provide Industry 4.0 solutions, using a strategy of proving the technology's value through success stories at small and midsized companies.
RFID Journal's recent online event was focused on the use of RFID and IoT technologies in retail, apparel, logistics, operations and manufacturing. View the presentations and recordings.
Pairing RFID and new technologies like IoT helps reshape the manufacturing landscape.
From drones and AI-based virtual assistants to smart homes and other Internet of Things technologies, this classic 1980s science fiction comedy franchise was surprisingly on the mark when it came to predicting present-day innovations.
Tracking consumer habits in relation to each product enables a company to leverage RFID in marketing strategies and optimize customer experiences for greater profits.
Sofar's Spotter units will incorporate relatively low-cost Swarm Tile satellite technology so the devices can share data regarding water surface conditions from around the world with users in real time.