RF Identification Systems

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Brady's RFID Tags & Printing/Encoding System Have Been Approved for Use by Boeing

October 25, 2016

Lightweight, durable tags are used to wirelessly identify flyable aircraft parts and track component history MILWAUKEE, Wis. (October 19, 2016) - Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced that its aerospace RFID (radio frequency identification) tags have been approved for use in Boeing’s commercial airplane programs. These... Read More

Automatic ID, Material Handling & Storage

Balluff to Provide Complete RFID Solution with InformaTrac

October 4, 2016

Florence, KY - Balluff Inc. is pleased to announce that it has partnered with InformaTrac, Inc. to provide a Best in Class, complete RFID and Asset Management Solution.  Providing InformaTrac software solutions with their existing and well established line of RFID hardware, Balluff now provides all of the components together to deliver a large scale, fully integrated enterprise solution to its... Read More

Automatic ID, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Drone Detection System discovers unwanted UAV incursions.

September 30, 2016

Providing real-time directional measurement of radio emissions used for controlling drones, Aaronia Drone Detection System warns user when drones are in area and can send automatic alerts, helping to protect privacy and insure physical security. System consists of Aaronia IsoLOG 3D antenna, real-time Spectrum Analyzer, and special RTSA Suite software plug-in. Covering frequency range of 9 kHz to 20 GHz, ADDS provides 24/7 monitoring and recording with continuous data streaming up to 4 TB/day. Read More

Automatic ID, Electronic Components & Devices

Long-Range Read/Write Head offers adjustable output power.

September 28, 2016

Able to read as many as 200 tags, F192 outputs max power per FCC, 4 W EIRP, for reading over distances of >15 ft. Output power is adjustable down to 10 mW for short read ranges, and support for industrial M12 connection cables let operators run >3,200 ft back to main control system without any reader performance degradation. Operating up to 158°F ambient, UHF reader has completely self-contained design with antenna, amplifier, and reading electronics and survives harsh industrial environments. Read More

Automatic ID, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power Analyzer measures RF power from 9 kHz to 70 GHz.

September 22, 2016

Leveraging Shockline technology, frequency-selectable Power Master MA24507A addresses test requirements for millimeter wave applications, including test of 802.11ad, Wireless HD, and E-band products, at every stage of product lifecycle. Ultraportable size enables placement directly at signal source, including on-wafer measurements. With spans from 1 kHz to full span over entire frequency range, USB-powered analyzer can zero in on signal of interest in harsh environments. Read More

Automatic ID, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Morse Watchmans Demos AssetWatcher at ASIS 2016

September 14, 2016

Multiple Modes and RFID Technology Deliver Ultimate Flexibility and Security Orlando, FL – Building on its full line of industry-leading key and asset control products and technologies, Morse Watchmans will demonstrate its new AssetWatcher solution this week at ASIS 2016. Ideal for use in schools, universities, casinos, hospitals and other high-security applications, AssetWatcher uses RFID... Read More

Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers

Farpointe Long-Range Access Control Systems Now Support MIFARE DESFire EV1

September 2, 2016

Farpointe Data's Ranger Transmitter Supports Long Range, Proximity and, Now, Smart Card Presentation Technologies Sunnyvale, Calif., USA - Farpointe Data, the access control industry's trusted global partner for RFID solutions, today announced that access control manufacturers, distributors and integrators can now add a 13.56-MHz contactless smart card module with MIFARE® Classic or... Read More

Automatic ID, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

See Latest Vulcan Series and RFID Technology at IMTS 2016

September 1, 2016

Cudahy, Wisconsin – Milwaukee Cylinder, a leader and innovator in the hydraulic and pneumatic actuation field, announces its participation at this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS 2016) from September 12th-17th, located at McCormick Place in Chicago Illinois.  Milwaukee Cylinder will be highlighting its new Vulcan Series high temperature cylinders and its market... Read More

Automatic ID

Wireless UHF RFID Terminal scans tags up to 16 ft away.

August 4, 2016

Featuring lightweight, drop-resistant design with comfortable pistol-grip handle, Model BHT-1281 provides ultra-high-speed scanning of RFID tags, simultaneous scanning of multiple tags, scanning in 360°, and scanning of tags facing in different directions. One-watt antenna allows unit to scan standard RFID tags at distance of 16 ft or more, optimizing efficiency when scanning products on high shelves. Communications capabilities include wireless LAN and Bluetooth. Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest EMC, Power Integrity, Signal Integrity Solutions at EMC 2016

July 15, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies will demonstrate its latest EMC, power integrity and signal integrity solutions at EMC 2016—IEEE international symposium on electromagnetic compatibility. Keysight will have design and test experts specializing in the areas of electromagnetic interference compliance, power integrity, signal integrity and more, available in its booth. Discussions and... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Field Testers offer CPRI RF measurement option.

July 1, 2016

With CPRI RF measurement option installed, E Series of Site Master™, Spectrum Master™, and Cell Master™ Analyzers facilitates testing of Remote Radio Heads installed atop 4G towers by identifying interference sources on radio uplink at ground level and eliminating unnecessary tower climbs. Spectrum/Spectrogram Tune & Zoom function allows users to zoom into area of interest on displayed signal to more closely examine interfering signals and better identify their origin. Read More

Automatic ID

RFID System tracks/controls product quality in automation process.

June 30, 2016

Used in conveying, mold/die management, and pallet tracking, DTE system can read and write data at high speeds and connect to all common PLCs as well as industrial bus systems. Features, in addition to configurable, 4-port RFID controller, include non-shielded M12 cables between antenna and controller, compatibility with ISO 15693 tags for global use, and integrated Ethernet switch. Configurable via built-in Web page, this 13.56 MHz system facilitates RFID implementation. Read More

Automatic ID

RFID Reader offers lean solution for track and trace.

June 23, 2016

Supplied in IP67-rated die-cast zinc housing, 13.56 MHz All-in-One Model BIS M-4008 features integrated processor, Profinet interface, and 2-port Ethernet switch for constructing line and ring topologies. Integrated webserver provides status monitoring from distance, while LEDs on device also indicate status. Reader offers suitable choice wherever lean solution is needed for detecting data carriers on workpieces and workpiece carriers at individual stations. Read More

Automatic ID

RFID Reader targets systems integrators and OEMs.

May 5, 2016

Built around ThingMagic Micro reader module, ThingMagic® Sargas reads more than 750 tags/second at distances over 30 ft when configured with appropriate antennas. Unit is housed in low-profile enclosure with Ethernet, GPIO, USB, HDMI interface, and 2 antenna ports. Equipped with onboard processor, memory, and removable flash storage, networked reader is suited for enterprise applications ranging from retail and warehouse inventory to cold chain food management and healthcare. Read More

Automatic ID, Test & Measuring Instruments

Anritsu and TRX Systems Partner to Create Revolutionary In-building Network Test Solution

April 15, 2016

- Industry Leading Handheld Analyzers Integrate with 3D Indoor Location and Mapping Solution to Create Industry's First Automatically Geo-referenced RF Signal Mapping Systems - MORGAN HILL, Calif. and GREENBELT, Md. - Anritsu Company and TRX Systems announce that they have entered into a partnership whereby Anritsu's industry leading handheld analyzers are integrated with a 3D Indoor... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

UHF RFID Temperature Tags for Cold Chain Traceability

April 13, 2016

Low-Cost Way to Monitor Temperature from ‘Farm to Fork’! CHESTERLAND, OH — For 24/7 temperature monitoring of perishable foods and medicines, CAS DataLoggers and CAEN RFID offer the Easy2log© RT0005 RFID Temperature Datalogger. These semi-passive UHF Logger tags are designed specifically for the Food Beverage and Pharma industries. Call CAS DataLoggers today at 800-956-4437 and save! ... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

RFID System controls truck performance in warehouses.

April 7, 2016

Using RFID tags to enforce travel speed, acceleration, and lift restrictions, Yale A-WARE™ can help increase throughput, safety, and equipment life. Location-based truck performance control solution works via RFID tags deployed in warehouse storage aisles and read by truck-mounted RFID sensor. Upon reading tag, sensor automatically triggers traction and lift settings to allow operator to pay closer attention to operational tasks and protect trucks/infrastructure from impacts. Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Electronic RFID Bag Tag speeds check-in at airports.

April 1, 2016

With ViewTag Permanent RFID Electronic Baggage Tag, passengers can locate their bags instantly within airport utilizing RFID technology. Tag can update passenger's travel information with any smartphone via Bluetooth. ViewTag complies with International Air Travel Association's Best Practices for electronic bag tags, as well as FAA and TSA regulations. Read More

Automatic ID, Electronic Components & Devices, Non-Industrial Products

Future Electronics Promotes NXP's NFC Smart Connected Home Products

March 24, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of NXP's NFC smart connected home products. Entertainment systems, lights, thermostats, and even appliances are being connected to the internet. The Internet of Things (IoT), which is the term used to define to the network of connected devices,... Read More

Automatic ID, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Tektone® and Accutech Announce All-in-one Nurse Call/Wander Management Solution

March 16, 2016

Franklin, NC — TekTone® launches Tek-CARE®700 Wander Management System, providing reliable elopement protection to a variety of facilities.  TekTone® announces a partnership with industry leading Accutech Security, manufacturer of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled elopement systems. TekTone® is releasing a comprehensive integrated nurse call and wander management system to TekTone® Elite... Read More