Friday Fundamentals: RFID Antennas

Friday Fundamentals: RFID Antennas

RFID antennas are part of every RFID system. Their main job is to ensure the signal from RFID tags reaches the reader. Antennas are included in packaged RFID systems, but individually, they can run anywhere from $100 to $1000 or more. The biggest mistake we see people make is purchasing the lowest priced antenna only
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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

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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Solution Spotlight: GopherWerx Inventory Management

Solution Spotlight: GopherWerx Inventory Management

GopherWerx Inventory Management is an inventory management solution. It’s key features include: Fast and easy installation Plug and play integration Simple implementation Mobile flexibility If needed, GopherWerx Inventory can be installed by experienced experts. Our experts will come to your organization to install the system without hampering any of your employees’ productivity. It’s quick and
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Friday Fundamentals: What is RFID? (Part 1)

Friday Fundamentals: What is RFID? (Part 1)

If you’ve been trying to find a way to organize and better manage products or inventory, you’ve probably come across the RFID acronym. It stands for Radio Frequency Identification. The simplest RFID involves a small chip transponder (usually called a “tag”), a transceiver and an antenna. The tag is able to carry 2,000 bytes of
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Friday Fundamentals: What Is Toolcrib Management?

Friday Fundamentals: What Is Toolcrib Management?

Finding the right tools at the right time is important when you’re running a successful business. A lot of time is wasted when you have to look for tools in several different areas before finding the one that’s needed. This problem can multiple when there are many people who are using the same tools and
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The Power of RFID for PPE Management

The Power of RFID for PPE Management

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is important in protecting people from injuries, as long as they use them according to their guidelines. Since improving employee safety is always an important concern, the use of RFID for PPE management has become prevalent in many industries. RFID for PPE Management One of the reasons people become injured at
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Friday Fundamentals: What is Inventory Management?

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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Announcing the Official Release of GopherWerx Inventory

Announcing the Official Release of GopherWerx Inventory

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RFID vs. Barcode – What’s the Difference?

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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