- Innovation Has Just Begun
As RFID reaches maturity and adoption begins to spread, companies are finding innovative ways to use the technology.
- RFID Enables M2M and M2O
While the technology offers great potential for machine-to-machine communication, its real value lies in machine-to-object communication.
- Interoperability Is Possible
The GS1 US RFID Apparel Demo, staged at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, showed that it is relatively easy to share data with supply chain partners.
- New Solutions on Display at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011
The pace of RFID innovation is accelerating. Technology providers are offering complete solutions that make it easier for companies to track and manage equipment, products, vehicles and other mobile assets.
- Something Happened Last Week in Orlando
The energy, buzz and excitement at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011 surprised me—and everyone else at the event as well.
- Learning From the RFID Learned
At RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, an unprecedented wealth of knowledge will be shared by end users with hands-on experience deploying real-world RFID systems.
- Awards Entries Show RFID Is Maturing
The submissions for the RFID Journal Awards in the end-user categories exemplify how the technology is being deployed in more sophisticated ways that add business value.
- Airbus Leads the Way
As it uses RFID across its value chain to bring visibility and benefits to all areas of its operations, the airplane maker is blazing a path for other manufacturers to follow.
- Educating Apparel Retailers and Suppliers About RFID
RFID Journal LIVE! 2011 will feature a preconference workshop, an industry track and a supply chain demonstration—all designed to show the enormous benefits that can be achieved using radio frequency identification.
- A National RFID Plan
Every country in the world would do well to fashion a plan for deploying RFID systems in health care, the food supply, the supply chain, drug management and more.
- What's in Store for 2011
This year will be marked by continued adoption of RFID in retail apparel, health care, manufacturing and other sectors.
- DOD's RFID Efforts Are Winning the War on Inefficiencies
Last week's RFID in Defense conference highlighted some of the successes the U.S. Department of Defense and its suppliers are having with radio frequency identification.
- RFID in the Consumer Electronics Sector
Now that apparel companies have paved the way, the electronics industry could be next to adopt RFID at the item level.
- Physical and Psychological Barriers to RFID Adoption
Passive UHF system vendors will need to solve one problem—and education can help end users overcome another.
- Learning From Airbus
Health-care providers and companies in other industries can learn from the holistic approach the aircraft manufacturer is taking.