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RFID Automates Fracking Interventions for Weatherford
NFC RFID Tracks Tram Ridership of Oregon University
RFID Unbridles Pathogen Transmission Research
Defense, Aerospace Leaders to Discuss RFID's Benefits at LIVE! 2017
Partnership Enables Hybrid BLE for Zonal and Real-Time Tracking
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Editor's Note

Don't Be a Pound Foolish
By Mark Roberti
Some companies want to implement an RFID system without doing their homework. Trying to save a few dollars this way can be costly in the long run.
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The Internet of Old Things
By Maarten Ectors
You need to make sure that your next-generation devices are app-enabled and have transactional rollback capability.
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Ticketing Company Keeps Festival Attendees
Moving With RFID

Front Gate Tickets has deployed Barcoding Inc.'s HF RFID Lids at 15 festivals since last June, and has 60 more festivals scheduled for the system this year.
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Ask the Experts Forum

Does an NFC Tag Have a Unique EPC Identifier?
Question: "If so, can it be displayed along with other data when a tag is read?"
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NFC Forum—ISO/IEC 14443 Analog Parameter
Comparison and Alignment: Methodology,
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This white paper compares analog parameter limits between the NFC Forum and ISO/IEC 14443 RFID standards. For each parameter limit, an associated procedure is defined, written in such a way that an experienced engineer can repeat the procedure and measure similar results.
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Learn How RFID Can Help Retailers and Brand Owners
RFID in Retail and Apparel 2017
New York, N.Y. • Sept. 26, 2017
Retailers around the world are using RFID to boost inventory accuracy, which improves store execution and on-shelf availability, and enables omnichannel retailing. The technology can also be used to reduce shrinkage, enhance the customer experience and provide the big data that can be analyzed to provide new insights. RFID in Retail and Apparel will feature case studies by retailers that are benefiting from RFID today.
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RFID Automates Fracking Interventions for Weatherford
The oilfield services company is deploying LF RFID readers in its drill tools and tags that drop into oil wells, to trigger such actions as closing or opening valves to allow the flow of fluids.
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NFC RFID Tracks Tram Ridership of Oregon University
Oregon Health & Science University is deploying NFC badge-reading kiosks at the two stations for its aerial trams, in order to understand ridership statistics in advance of a scheduled maintenance shut-down.
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RFID Unbridles Pathogen Transmission Research
A University of Guelph research team is using active RFID to monitor contact between horses, as well as between the animals and humans, as they investigate technological solutions for preventing disease transmission.
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Defense and Aerospace Industry Leaders to Discuss
RFID's Benefits at LIVE! 2017

RFID Journal's 15th annual event, being held on May 9-11 in Phoenix, Ariz., will feature a defense and aerospace conference track including a DoD session panel.
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Partnership Enables Hybrid BLE for Zonal and
Real-Time Tracking

Acumentive is in discussions with customers that plan to launch the Bluetooth Low Energy system with low-cost zonal tracking, using dongle readers and beacons in some areas, and Fathom Hub-based tracking of moving beacons in others.
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RFID News Roundup
Juniper Systems releases rugged tablet with Android OS; ThingMagic enhances Sargas RAIN RFID reader; Quest Solution Canada Inc. changes branding, name; CSL launches long-range UHF RFID handheld sled reader; FEIG RAIN readers now compatible with Portable Technology Solutions RFID software; Siemens firmware connects RFID to MindSphere cloud-based IoT operating system; Security Industry Association recognizes STid access-control mobile app.
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15th Annual Conference and Exhibition
RFID Journal LIVE!
Phoenix, Ariz. • May 9-11, 2017
Learn how to optimize your business operations with the latest RFID solutions. LIVE! 2017 will feature more than 50 new end-user case studies, the most extensive RFID exhibits from more than 200 solutions providers, live demos in the exhibit hall and much more.
Don't miss out—register early and save!
RFID Can Be Simple, Uncomplicated and Affordable
This video features a frank discussion about RFID with Zebra Technologies and software provider Portable Technology Solutions, regarding how enterprises of all sizes are taking advantage of current RFID solutions to gain real-time visibility into their assets and inventory. The speakers offer best practices for deployment success and explain how RFID can offer benefits to any size business, as well as how to choose if a mobile handheld or a fixed reader is the right solution, or if a combined solution would be appropriate.
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• Bradley Horn, CEO and Co-founder, Portable Technology Solutions;
• Carrie Angelico, RFID Business Development Manager, Zebra Technologies

Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes | Published: Apr. 26, 2017
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      Aug. 8, 2017 • 11 AM to 1 PM EDT
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