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Each month, RFID Journal receives numerous white paper submissions from outside experts. We read each paper carefully and select the most informative articles. Please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of facts or claims in these papers.

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  • RFID Increases Supply Chain Efficiency for Patrick
    Published December 2014
    This document explains how Patrick Corp. has implemented an RFID solution from Ramp RFID to track containers of copper from the Northparkes mine in New South Wales to their unloading destination point at Port Kembla. (2 pages)
  • RFID for Pharmacy Tag Report
    Published December 2014
    Radio frequency identification is becoming a common topic in pharmacy automation conversations. Kit Check has been testing RFID tags for years to identify which work best in pharmacy settings, and has published its findings in this document. The report includes scientific tag test results, a discussion of what to look for in an RFID tag, and how to avoid common implementation mistakes. (17 pages)
  • Adoption of RFID Technology in Kenya
    Published December 2014
    Jonathan Sangoro, Waweru Mwangi and Michael Kimwele, from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, evaluated the level of knowledge of RFID systems in the Kenyan ICT sector. The authors issued questionnaires and then analyzed the respondents' replies, determining that some knew about RFID and the RSA algorithm, while others have never heard of them. (8 pages)
  • Internet of Things Solution Deployment Gains Momentum Among Firms Globally
    Published November 2014
    This Forrester Consulting thought leadership paper, commissioned by Zebra Technologies, is based on an online study of IT and business decision-makers in 593 global firms representing the retail, manufacturing, consumer products, transportation, health-care, government, oil and gas, and hospitality industries. The report shows how IoT solution deployment is occurring among firms in various geographic regions and vertical markets. (14 pages)
  • 2014 Smart Manufacturing Technologies Survey
    Published November 2014
    In 2014, Ubisense commissioned SME and Manufacturing Engineering Media to conduct the Smart Manufacturing Technologies Survey on its behalf. This survey was designed to collect feedback about how manufacturers use real-time intelligence to gauge performance indicators, such as unscheduled downtime, productivity and quality issues. It targeted manufacturing engineers, as well as product design and quality-management professionals; was carried out over a three-week period; and garnered responses from 252 U.S.-based manufacturers. (17 pages)
  • Food Traceability: Solving the Imperative of Compliance
    Published November 2014
    With the steep increase in FDA food recalls, every second required to respond could mean the difference in consumers' health, and result in the loss of millions of dollars. Honeywell Scanning & Mobility explains how technology-based traceability systems, utilizing mobile computers, scanners and label printers, provide substantial advantages over pen-and-paper methods for small and large businesses in the food chain. Automated track-and-trace systems improve productivity, increase consumer safety and brand protection, and enable compliance with government regulations. (7 pages)
  • Enhancement of Security in RFID Using RSA Algorithm
    Published November 2014
    Jonathan Sangoro, Professor Waweru Mwangi and Dr. Michael Kimwele of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology's School of Computing and Information Technology address the security challenges of RFID by proposing a Rivest Shamir Aldeman (RSA) algorithm as a viable solution to encrypting data over transmission and authenticating readers and tags.
  • The Internet of Things and Manufacturing: A Path Towards Smart Processes
    Published October 2014
    Many technological trends and innovations have positively affected manufacturing throughout the past thirty years. With the advent of the Internet age and the firm demand for greater efficiency in production, business leaders are seeking out greater solutions to achieve higher output with complex accuracy and strength. This white paper, from Entigral, discusses what the Internet of Things is and why its introduction and manifestation represent the next leap forward in smart manufacturing. (10 pages)
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