May 10, 2009Cognizant, a leading global IT and business process outsourcing services provider, has successfully deployed a radio frequency identification asset-tracking system at one of its primary data centers located in Kolkata, India. The company installed readers in the data center racks and attached RFID tags to the servers, network gears, laptops and other assets.
In this PowerPoint presentation with audio, Hal Lavender, chief architect at Cognizant Technology Solutions, explains how the IT and business process outsourcing services company is using RFID to more accurately track data center assets with minimal cost.
He provides details on what you need to know to tag assets properly so the tags can be read and how to set up software systems to automatically record the movement of IT assets.
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