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May/June 2005

Magazine ArchiveMay/June 2005
MAY/JUN 2005

Features

  • FEATURES
  • Someone to Watch Over You
    RFID is being used to track people in a variety of ways. Some say this is the beginning of the surveillance society. Others see big benefits.
  • BEST PRACTICES
  • Choosing the Right Systems Integrator
    There are many companies that will help you with your RFID pilot or deployment, but finding the best one requires matching your needs to the firm's capabilities.
  • VERTICAL FOCUS
  • A Prescription for Pharmaceuticals
    RFID could help reduce counterfeiting and improve patient safety, but the costs are high and there are technological and privacy hurdles to overcome.
  • BEST PRACTICES
  • Privacy & Profits
    Consumer concerns about privacy invasion could undermine RFID deployments. By following established best practices, companies can protect consumer privacy, avoid bad publicity and enhance customer loyalty.
  • COVER STORY
  • Privacy: A Western Construct
    Asia's cultural, political and economic diversity makes it unlikely that RFID privacy issues will emerge here as they have in the West.
  • COVER STORY
  • The Economics of Privacy
    In Latin America, privacy takes a backseat to economic growth and personal advancement.

Departments

Columns

  • Road Map
  • Is Laboratory Testing Relevant?
    It's getting a bad rap lately, but testing RFID products in a controlled environment is the best way to learn how things work and gain important insights.
  • EPCglobal Update
  • Getting Privacy Right
    EPCglobal US has a role to play in educating people about EPC technology.
  • Ashton's View
  • The Commodity Myth
    The adoption of technology standards leads to innovation, not commoditization.
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