Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments, Automatic ID
Portable UHF RFID Readers track product temperature.
Press Release Summary:
August 13, 2014 - Available in wearable and keyfob versions, both with Bluetooth interface, CAEN UHF RFID Readers collect data from Easy2log© temperature sensor RFID tags. Units can configure devices and download data through packaging and boxes with wireless link. Designed for indoor and outdoor use, readers are compliant with ISO 18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards, and can integrate with traceability web portal for complete cold chain validation in food and pharmaceutical industries.
Original Press Release
Portable RFID Readers Track Product Temperature on the Move
Press release date: August 12, 2014
Wireless Temperature Monitoring Solutions for Cold Chain Integration
CHESTERLAND OH — CAS DataLoggers is now offering UHF RFID temperature readers from CAEN RFID for your cold chain validation applications. Using their convenient RFID interface, these readers collect data from the Easy2log© temperature sensor RFID tags. Designed for indoor and outdoor use in Food & Pharma inventory tracking, maintenance/service uses, and more, these RFID products are ideal for meeting your regulatory needs at a low cost. Protect your perishable and pharmaceutical products today!
Forget having to program USB dataloggers and download their data one by one. Available in both wearable and keyfob versions, our standard EPCGlobal-compliant RFID readers can configure devices and download your data through packaging and boxes thanks to their wireless link. Just walk near your product palettes and packages and the reader will automatically collect the tags’ readings. It only takes a moment to simultaneously collect data from multiple loggers, even at long distance.
Prove Your Best Practices to Customers:
CAEN RFID’s Easy2log© products can integrate with a traceability web portal for complete cold chain validation. Just input your product’s tracking # to view the Time, Location, and Temperature History all the way from the shipment point to the checkpoint. Now you can give your customers the temperature data they need, exactly when they need it so they can act to save your shipments and preserve your product’s reputation. You can keep using these temperature data loggers over the course of several shipments owing to their long battery life and reset function.
Check on Your Product from Your Mobile Device:
CAEN RFID readers allow you to do a quick temperature check on your products from your smartphone or tablet rather than having to buy a more expensive handheld device. These RFID readers collect temperature data from our Easy2log© semi-passive RFID temperature tags, providing your business with an affordable cold chain validation solution. Combined with their alarm capability, Easy2log© products are a quick and easy way to check your products’ temperature status at every link of the cold chain.
Wearable Bluetooth Reader:
CAEN RFID’s Wearable Bluetooth Reader is a UHF multiregional RFID reader with integrated antenna for short- to medium-range applications, reading data from Easy2read© temperature tags. These readers can be used with Windows XP/7, Windows CE/Mobile, Android and iOS operating systems. Compliant with ISO 18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards, the wearable reader is powered by an internal rechargeable battery and operates in either a Wired mode using a USB cable or in Wireless mode using its Bluetooth® interface.
Keyfob Bluetooth Reader:
The handheld Keyfob Bluetooth UHF RFID Reader reads data from Easy2read© temperature data loggers and is compliant with UHF RFID ISO 18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards. With an integrated antenna as above and its Bluetooth® communication interface, it’s an ideal add-on for any Bluetooth® enabled host including a PC, a smartphone, a tablet, or a PDA. These keyfob readers are compatible with Windows XP/7, Windows CE/Mobile, Android, iPhone and iPad.
Easy2log© software is a FREE download and enables you to configure, control and download data from the RFID temperature data loggers. We can also provide a software development kit to further customize your cold chain.
For more information on our new UHF RFID temperature loggers and readers from CAEN RFID, or to find the ideal solution for your application-specific needs, contact a CAS Data Logger Applications Specialist at (800) 956-4437 or visit the website at www.DataLoggerInc.com.