Synchronize your Supply Chain with RFID Driving efficiencies throughout your supply chain and increasing the velocity of items through the supply chain from creation to consumer is more than a business mandate today; it’s a matter of business survival. If your company doesn’t do it, your competition will. Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is a true next-generation technology — ready, available and being implemented today that is transforming how companies manage… Read More »Supply chain management application using RFID
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
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
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?
Where’s my stuff? This is one of the most common question in the warehouse industry. To trace what comes in, what goes out and how many do I need is the constant in the manufacturing world. That is why tracing is key and the fastest and the more reliable the process is the better. What is Asset Tracking? Asset Tracking or Traceability is the ability to trace (or track) the… Read More »RFID Asset Tracking in Real-Time Using ULTRA Portal Scanner
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 waves to identify, monitor, and manage individual objects as they move… Read More »Real-Time ENTERPRISE ASSET Intelligence
Appliance Manufacturer Tracks incoming materials with RFID – Returnables container The Customer Our customer is a global leader in household appliances and has more than 60 million household and professional products in more than 150 markets every year. In 2017 it had sales of SEK 122 billion and about 56,000 employees. The Challenge The customer has a complex supply chain with more than two hundred thousands of returnable assets, posing significant… Read More »Appliance Manufacturer Tracks Returnables
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?
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 can track the thousands of IT assets that are crucial to practically every business from… Read More »IT Asset Management with RFID
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… Read More »Wireless Beacon Solutions for Asset and People Tracking