Asset Inventory & Management

Fixed RFID Display Gateways

Fixed RFID Advertising Display Gateways SmartX uses Fixed RFID Display Gateways at chokepoints such as Entry-Exit doors and office corridors for our implementation designs when creating real-time RFID asset tracking systems. This allows us to create a hands-free, automated tracking capability that works for your organization around the clock. This kind of an automated system is always-on and provides a far superior level of inventory accuracy and asset visibility over… Read More »Fixed RFID Display Gateways

Best Practices in RFID-enabled IT asset management system

The State of the Art in IT Asset Management: RFID Financial Services,  Telecommunications, and other companies use IT to deliver unprecedented levels of productivity and service. Support of their continuous global operations requires IT infrastructure physical, electrical, and HVAC—that has become a substantial component of their physical infrastructure. As businesses grow more IT-intensive, their IT departments are adopting business methodologies to help them manage IT infrastructure for maximum business value.… Read More »Best Practices in RFID-enabled IT asset management system

Is there a way to maintain real-time status of tool location, maintenance and inventory at all times?

RFID Tool Tracking SmartX HUB tool tracking solution uses state-of-the-art technology to help companies in mining, construction, oil & gas, and many other industries quickly and efficiently maintain real-time data regarding tool locations, maintenance history and inventory. The RFID tags we implement are designed to withstand incredibly harsh conditions, allowing your company to take advantage of the massive time savings provided by RFID technology even when your equipment is covered… Read More »Is there a way to maintain real-time status of tool location, maintenance and inventory at all times?

How asset tracking aids Laboratories Institutions in Saving Money, Time, and Worry

SmartX HUB RFID for Check-In / Check-Out of Labs Equipment Organizations spend millions of dollars on test and measurement equipment in labs and manufacturing. Regardless of which type of lab it is –  Electronics, Schools, Universities, Pharmaceutical, Biomedical or any other engineering or scientific lab or which type of manufacturing  Industrial or Clean rooms, issues of equipment traceability remains the same.  Every year, these institutions lose thousands to millions of… Read More »How asset tracking aids Laboratories Institutions in Saving Money, Time, and Worry

Why Asset Management Solution in the Cloud?

The SmartX RFID Asset Tracking System provides cradle-to-grave asset tracking and management SmartX HUB Cloud is a hosted service inventory tracking software that manages the movement, usage and location of your inventory, for one low annual fee. This fee covers application hosting, support and updates without the hassle of maintaining web and database servers to maintain your tool inventory. Features & Benefits   Immediate start-up – Be up and running in… Read More »Why Asset Management Solution in the Cloud?

SmartX HUB Integration Framework for SAP

The purpose of this blog is to serve as a central point of entry through which we would like to provide you with information and various aspects of the integration framework for SAP. The meaning and importance of integration or the question, why integration is needed? In a daily business life, the subject of integration plays an increasingly important role. Integration affects many areas of a company, such as business… Read More »SmartX HUB Integration Framework for SAP

How does Beacon work in a real Asset Tracking application?

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 react to these advertisements. Different behaviors are possible for the receiver of these signals. Beacons are BLE devices that can be placed throughout… Read More »How does Beacon work in a real Asset Tracking application?

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 opt to go ahead with for your business, you need to have some basic infrastructure… Read More »What is the difference between RFID and a Beacon?

Construction sites in India

Implementation of Asset Management device on materials on construction sites in India The Customer Our customer is a major technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing, and financial services conglomerate, with global operations. It addresses critical needs in key sectors – Hydrocarbon, Infrastructure, Power, Process Industries and Defence – for customers in over 30 countries around the world The Challenge Managing project and work execution can be difficult due to limited information or… Read More »Construction sites in India

Flower Cooperative

Flower Cooperative in Brazil achieves 100% Track and Trace accuracy The Customer A leader in the Flower Cooperative sought to improve its distribution operations by using an auto-ID enabled tracking solution for their reusable rack pool that allows their customers to distribute products across Brazil.  The Challenge Flower Cooperative provides a highly efficient service utilizing a unique, innovative steel stillage designed to pick, cross-dock and deliver nursery plants to Central… Read More »Flower Cooperative