EDITOR'S NOTETech Companies Hate the Physical World
By Mark Roberti
Google, Apple, Microsoft and other technology giants are not getting behind RFID. Perhaps the reason is that the real world is just too messy.
EXPERT VIEWA Look Into 2019: Smart Cities and Smart Buildings
By Franco Castaldini
What's in store this year in these areas of innovation?
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ASK THE EXPERTS FORUMCan I Affix Multiple RFID Tags to a Single Object?
Question: "Is there an LF, HF or UHF RFID system that can read, with a minimum amount of readers, multiple tags on an item to determine its orientation and destination, as well as what it is?"
WHITE PAPERDeveloping a Testing Approach for Robotic Automation
Robotic automation has become ubiquitous during the past decade, and has the strong potential to reduce costs and improve productivity at factories. During such a project's implementation, testing sometimes gets lost in the shuffle. This paper, from SunPower's Nikhil Padhi, highlights several key aspects of test planning for robotic automation.
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Reynolds Reduces Costs and Yields ROI With RFID
Speaker: Richard Calder, IT Director, Reynolds
|Fresh food distributor Reynolds embedded RFID tags into its delivery crates in order to track them to customers and ask for their return, rather than writing them off or packaging deliveries in disposable plastic or cardboard material. Once the crates are returned, the tags can be wiped, checked off in the ERP system, cleaned and reused. This video outlines how the firm tested the system to be sure it worked as expected, and how it reduces waste-disposal costs. |
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Duration: 28 minutes | Published: Nov. 9, 2018
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