- Trial by Tire
By Pat King
A test involving car tires demonstrates the importance of designing an RFID deployment that can read tags individually.
- Securing the RFID Revolution
By Ray Cavanagh
Until encryption methods are employed to protect tag data, RFID will continue to face challenges in the marketplace.
- Beyond The Supply Chain
By David Crump
Only when RFID becomes integrated with industrial automation, process control and manufacturing systems will the technology become truly ubiquitous.
- A Reality Double-Check
By Ari Juels
What mobile phones are telling us about RFID security.
- Where is RFID's ROI in Health Care?
By Nicholas D. Evans
The most strategic benefits for radio frequency identification in health care aren't necessarily found in applications with the most apparent return on investment.
- International Cargo Conundrum
By Leslie K. Downey
How much investment in security is enough?
- Six Sigma and the Single Tag
By Pat King
How do you achieve flawless read performance from your RFID system? By making sure it interrogates only one tag at a time.
- Watching the Clock
By Chris Diorio
A tag's clock frequency is critically important to tag performance. Here's why.
- The Consequences of Convenience
By Mary Catherine O'Connor
RFID payment devices might mean we'll spend less time in lines, but will they strengthen or weaken our privacy protections? That remains to be seen.
- Finding RFID's Business Case in China
By Steven H.T. Wong
Right now, Chinese companies don't have a solid reason to invest in the technology.
- Sink or Swim?
By Andy Winans
As you dive into the depths of RFID, be sure to avoid drowning in data.
- RFID and Small Business
By Greg Gilbert
To compete successfully in a marketplace dominated by larger corporations, small companies should deploy the right RFID solution.
- Branding Alaskan Goods With RFID
By Oliver Hedgepeth
The University of Alaska Anchorage is exploring how radio frequency identification can reduce the counterfeiting of Alaskan products and make them more competitive.
- Eliminating the Static
By David Steidinger
Electrostatic discharges can destroy RFID tags during their conversion to labels, but label makers are finding ways to short-circuit the problem.
- In Search of the Passive Candidate
By Shel Myeroff
Sometimes the best-qualified RFID professionals are those not actively seeking a new career opportunity.