rfid vs. nfc

RFID vs. NFC

RFID and NFC are similar, but they are not the same, as many people believe. Understanding the differences between them will help you make the best choice for your needs. Overview of RFID vs. NFC RFID identifies and tracks items with radio waves. NFC is a subset of RFID. It uses High-Frequency radio waves, which
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Friday Fundamentals: RFID Tags

One of the most misunderstood parts of our industry to consumers are RFID tags. We wanted to explain what they are, what they do, and how they work to help people know how powerful they are for tracking purposes. RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification. To identify a specific item, an integrated chip broadcasting a
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Friday Fundamentals: What is Inventory Management?

What is inventory management? Inventory management involves coordinating the tools, processes, and strategies businesses use to ensure that all inventory and stock are accounted for, generally marked against some constant, such as a repeating schedule (reconciled once a month, for example.) The benefits of managing inventory are different for each industry, but most managers will
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RFID vs. Barcode – What’s the Difference?

What’s the Difference Between RFID and Barcodes? This is a question we get all the time from inventory pros and newbies alike, in all sorts of industries. More often than not, it’s not really because they truly don’t see any difference between RFID vs. barcode technology – the differences are pretty obvious – but what
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