How does Beacon work in a real Asset Tracking application?

How does Beacon work in a real Asset Tracking application?

Wireless Beacon Solutions for Asset and People Tracking What are Beacons? Bluetooth beacons are small form-factor devices consisting of a radio transmitter and a battery in a tough enclosure. They are a class of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) devices that periodically broadcast their identifier; that is, they “advertise”. Nearby devices that “listen” for BLE signals[…]

Healthcare RAIN RFID technology

Healthcare RAIN RFID technology

Automate management of equipment, files, and other assets in the Healthcare industry. See the real-time location of items for visibility into workflow status and resource planning. Reduce capital expenditures and ensure compliance with maintenance and regulated processes. To help educate end-users about RAIN technology, Rain Association added more information to the website. You can see[…]

Real-Time ENTERPRISE ASSET Intelligence

Real-Time ENTERPRISE ASSET Intelligence

WITH RFID, YOU GET CONSTANT AND EFFORT-FREE IDENTIFICATION, LOCATION AND TRACKING INFORMATION. VISIBILITY INTO THE INVENTORY AND MOVEMENT OF ASSETS IS CRITICAL BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE. The Basics of RFID Automatic identification (auto ID) technologies help machines or computers identify objects by using automatic data capture. RFID is one type of auto ID technology that uses radio[…]

Smartx UAV/Drone-enabled returnable container management in a Warehouse

Smartx UAV/Drone-enabled returnable container management in a Warehouse

“Precise inventory management” is the key to growth for a business. Increasingly, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – also known as drones – are becoming an attractive technology to help achieve these goals. This white article will illustrate how visibility technologies such as RFID mounted UAV(s) can alleviate the pain points for manufacturers and enable highly[…]

What is the difference between RFID and a Beacon?

What is the difference between RFID and a Beacon?

In this post we will discuss in detail how iBeacon technology and RFID compare against each other on the following critical aspects: 1. Accessibility What is accessibility? Accessibility, in reference of location-based technology, is the ability of the technology to be “tapped into” or accessed by a consumer or business. No matter which technology you[…]

The value of RFID for Returnable Transport Item Tracking Management

The value of RFID for Returnable Transport Item Tracking Management

  Returnable Transport Item Tracking using Smart Technologies  The use of returnable containers (pallets, roll cages, returnable plastic containers, tote boxes, ingredients bins, dollies, IBCs, intermediate bulk containers, gas cylinders, and kegs etc) is an increasing phenomenon in the modern supply chain, with companies constantly seeking to reduce costs, increase handling efficiencies and improve environmental[…]

IT Asset Management with RFID

IT Asset Management with RFID

Gaining Control Over IT Assets. SmartX Hub -enabled IT asset management linking electronic and physical asset tracking since asset purchase through its disposal. This offers immediately, substantial returns on investment by preventing loss of valuable assets, recovering misplaced, powered-down or disconnected computing assets while maintaining the integrity of asset information until critical lifecycle stages. It[…]

Aerial Oil & Gas Site Inspection

Aerial Oil & Gas Site Inspection

Efficiency, safety, mobility, speed & inspections using UAV Technology. UAVs are a safe and economical solution to Oil pipelines and offshore platforms inspections. Drone SmartX™ Solutions are designed for commercial use and are perfect for sensor data capturing. Drones have become the most efficient type of solution for the inspection of several thousands of oil[…]

UAV Yard Management

UAV Yard Management

Drone-based Vehicle-Management Solution Each vehicle is fitted with a Smartx TAG that can be tethered to the rearview mirror or patented Pole Tag. The active Tag emits a unique identifier every second. The Tag’s ID number is linked to the car’s details, such as its make, model and vehicle identification number (VIN), via SMARTX HUB[…]