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RFID Implementation

© 2007
by Dennis Brown

1st Edition Active, In-Print 466 Pages Hardback
9780072263244 0072263245

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Complete coverage of this widespread technology 

This is the only book available to offer in-depth, practical details for implementing an RFID project from start to finish. From Wal-Mart and beyond, RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) is in use everywhere--enabling superior supply-chain management by tracking inventory via microchip-tagged products. RFID Implementation delivers step-by-step instructions for initiating, installing, and managing an RFID rollout.


Part I: The Basics

Chapter 1. RFID Physics, Standards, and Regulations

Chapter 2. The EPCglobal Network

Chapter 3. Components of an RFID System

Chapter 4. Bar Codes and RFID Tags

Part II: Applications

Chapter 5: RFID Applications

Chapter 6: RFID at the United States Department of Defense

Chapter 7: The Pharmaceutical Industry

Chapter 8: RFID in the Supply Chain

Part III: Your Project

Chapter 9: Business Justification for RFID

Chapter 10: Plan Your Project

Chapter 11: Tag-and-Ship

Chapter 12: Engineering Tag Performance

Chapter 13: Data Integrity and Data Synchronization

Chapter 14: Privacy

Part IV: References
Appendix A: Typical Application Profiles
Appendix B: Bibliography

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