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When you think Zebra, you may think of printers, but we're so much more than that. A leader in developing solutions that feature barcode, RFID and RTLS technologies, Zebra converts the physical into the digital to give assets, people and transactions a virtual voice. When you have more visibility, you can drive more value.

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  • Break down the basics of the Internet of Things (IoT) and how our connected world is making a big impact on how we work and play
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Posted by Chris Brown June 21, 2011 at 11:15 AM

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Topics: Mobility, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

Unique Uses of RFID – Award Winning Edition!

Posted by Chris Brown May 16, 2011 at 1:46 PM

As 2011 continues to roll on, we continue to witness and experience the implementation of RFID technology in several facets of everyday life. We have previously highlighted unique implementations of RFID in past articles, and with the recent announcement of RFID Journal Lives’ 2011 RFID Award winners, what better time to highlight a few of the award winning uses of RFID?

RFID “Woven into the Fabric of Retail” RFID

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Topics: RFID, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

Public Safety Suffering? eCitation is the Perfect Combatant

Posted by Chris Brown April 13, 2011 at 7:43 AM

“Public safety will undoubtedly suffer…”

These words were spoken by Jim Palmer, head of the state police union of the Wisconsin Professional Police Association in wake of the potential non-existent federal budget for the State’s eCitation program. 

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Topics: Security, Government, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

5 Advantages of RFID in Security – Part Five

Posted by Chris Brown March 15, 2011 at 12:34 PM

Closing out our five-part series in which we have been examining the advantages of RFID within several industries, we wrap up with the Security Industry.  RFID has proven effective in providing security for several industries and applications:

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Topics: RFID, Security, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

5 Advantages of RFID in Healthcare – Part Four

Posted by Chris Brown March 11, 2011 at 3:35 PM

Continuing on with our five-part series in which we review the advantages of RFID within several industries, we examine the advantages RFID in the Healthcare sector:

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Topics: RFID, Healthcare, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

5 Advantages of RFID in Government – Part Three

Posted by Chris Brown February 11, 2011 at 8:13 AM

Continuing on with our five-part series in which we review the advantages of RFID within several industries, we examine the advantages RFID is providing the government space locally, state level, and nationally:

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Topics: RFID, Government, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

5 Advantages of RFID in Retail – Part Two

Posted by Chris Brown February 1, 2011 at 7:26 AM

Continuing on with our five-part series in which we review the advantages of RFID within several industries, we examine the advantages RFID is providing the retail industry:

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Topics: RFID, Retail, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

Part 1: 5 Advantages of RFID in Transportation & Logistics

Posted by Chris Brown January 18, 2011 at 1:30 PM

RFID and RFID asset tracking/tagging has afforded industries with several advantages as its use continues to grow among everyday tracking.  In Part One of a five part mini-series examining the advantages of RFID in various vertical industries, we take a look at five advantages of RFID in the Transportation & Logistics market.

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Topics: RFID, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

What Happens in Vegas… RFID Enabled Casino Chips Add Security Value

Posted by Chris Brown January 12, 2011 at 12:46 PM

So much for playing with house money.

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Topics: RFID, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA

RFID: 2010 Year-in-Review

Posted by Chris Brown January 5, 2011 at 12:07 PM

RFID technology made great strides this past year, both in use and awareness. Several original and unique uses of RFID were implemented globally as its potential is now starting to be fully understood and realized.  As we put 2010 in our rear-view, let’s reflect on a few examples of RFID being utilized across several vertical markets:

Government

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Topics: RFID, APAC, North America, Latin America, EMEA