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ALSO CALLED: Dedicated Short Range Communication, DSRC, R F I D, Radio Frequency Identification, RFID Systems
DEFINITION: RFID (radio frequency identification) is a technology that incorporates the use of electromagnetic or electrostatic coupling in the radio frequency (RF) portion of the electromagnetic spectrum to uniquely identify an object, animal, or person. RFID is coming into increasing use in industry as an alternative to the bar code. The advantage of RFID is that it does not require direct contact or line-of-sight  … 
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RFIDWhite Papers (View All Report Types)
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Debunking the Top Eight Myths Surrounding Small-Business Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
sponsored by HighJump Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn why companies of all sizes are turning to best-of-breed warehouse management systems (WMS) in an effort to reduce costs and boost productivity in the face of increased globalization, regulation and competition.
Posted: 26 May 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

HighJump Software

Strategies for Profitable Growth - Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Examine the comprehensive strategies, solutions, and best practices for the aerospace and defense (A&D) manufacturing industry based on technical and business expertise. Learn best practices and strategies for profitable growth in your business.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

SAP AG

Applying RFID Technology in High Volume Manufacturing
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The recent evolution of global radio frequency identification (RFID) standards is leading many manufacturers to accelerate their investigations of its potential. Read this report to explore how (RFID) technology can be used for high volume manufacturing.
Posted: 20 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2005

Intel Corporation

Building a Unified Enterprise Mobility Strategy
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines a step-by-step approach to developing a unified enterprise mobility strategy, enabling a more cost-effective and efficient delivery of network connectivity to a larger mobile workforce.
Posted: 29 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

Motorola, Inc.

RFID Asset Management Solutions
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: RFID technology is helping to revolutionize asset management -from small packages to high dollar assets such as shipping containers or expensive IT equipment. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 05 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Motorola, Inc.

Shrinking the Supply Chain Expands the Return: The ROI of RFID in the Supply Chain
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: There are many business benefits of implementing RFID within your organization. Read this white paper for an in-depth look at the business case for implementing RFID technology within your supply line and what ROI results can be expected from this ...
Posted: 05 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Motorola, Inc.

Mobile RFID Readers: Read Points That Move with Your Assets
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Tracking inventory with RFID just got easier. Read this white paper to see how mobile RFID read points are helping increase visibility for company inventory and other assets, regardless of where it is in the supply chain.
Posted: 05 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Motorola, Inc.

Leveraging RFID & Other Pervasive Technologies to Achieve Transaction Efficiency in Consumer Retailing
sponsored by Infosys Technologies Limited
WHITE PAPER: Providing customer satisfaction with retail operations allows organizations to gain the most revenue from their customers. Read this paper to learn how pervasive technology can be deployed to optimize operations and enable a superior customer experience.
Posted: 14 May 2007 | Published: 01 May 2006

Infosys Technologies Limited

How RFID Technology Can Enhance Your Asset Management Program
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: With today's RFID technology, more data can be gathered faster and less expensively than ever before. Read this white paper and learn how RFID can help you gain significant time savings and enable better asset management.
Posted: 01 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Infor
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RFID DEFINITION (continued): …  scanning. An RFID system consists of three components: an antenna and transceiver (often combined into one reader) and a transponder (the tag). The antenna uses radio frequency waves to transmit a signal that activates the transponder. When activated, the tag transmits data back to the antenna. The data is used to notify a programmable logic controller that an action should occur. The action could be as simple as raising an access gate or as complicated as interfacing with a database to carry out a monetary transaction. Low-frequency RFID systems (30 KHz to 500 KHz) have short transmission ranges … 
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