What is Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC)?

Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) is a term used to group together several different technologies that are used to automatically identify items, collect data about them and the ability to enter that data electronically into computer systems.


Old McDonald Had a Farm with IoT Smart Devices E-I-E-I-O

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) has to lead the Australian Center for Broadband Innovation (ACBI) research initiative to create greater awareness and understanding of the potential for smart farming, which is enabled by internet services. Part of the initiative has been the test of IoT services on Kirby Smart Farm at Armidale … Continue reading Old McDonald Had a Farm with IoT Smart Devices E-I-E-I-O

The FDA Approves the Country’s First RFID Tags to be Implanted in Humans

In October the Food and Drug Administration approved the implantation of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags into humans. According to VeriChip Corp., a subsidiary of Applied Digital Solutions Inc., the 134.2-kHz chips could save lives and possibly limit injuries from errors in medical treatments. It is believed the chips could provide easy access to medical … Continue reading The FDA Approves the Country’s First RFID Tags to be Implanted in Humans

RFID (Gen 2) Explained

Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is the wireless non-contact use of radio-frequency electromagnetic fields to transfer data, for the purposes of automatically identifying and tracking tags attached to objects. RFID tags contain electronically stored information, some of these tags are powered by and read at short distances by magnetic fields. Others are powered by a battery, or … Continue reading RFID (Gen 2) Explained

Why Project Management is Important

Project management is a field which is increasingly growing among businesses of all sizes. With the daily responsibilities of managing an organization, entrepreneurs and company executives alike, are finding it important to use dedicated project managers to handle the management of individual projects from start to finish. When organizations command a sound understanding of effective … Continue reading Why Project Management is Important

The Smart Fridge of the Future

  It is predicted, that by 2020 billions of devices will be connected to the internet. This technology is known as The Internet of Things (IoT), which refers to uniquely identifiable objects that have a digital presence being connected to one another, creating a digital ecosystem, as well as being connected to the internet. To … Continue reading The Smart Fridge of the Future

The Benefits of Using Hosted Inventory Management Software

Accurate inventory and up-to-date sales tracking are both vital to operating and succeeding with your business. Choosing the right software is one of the most important business decisions you will make. When broken down, inventory management software is a computer-based system for tracking inventory levels, orders, sales and deliveries. It can also be used in … Continue reading The Benefits of Using Hosted Inventory Management Software

What is The Internet of Things (IoT)

Information travels along familiar routes in most organizations. Proprietary information is stored in databases and analyzed in reports, then goes up the chain of management. Information also originates externally, gathered from public sources, collected from the internet or purchased from information suppliers. But the normal methods used to retrieve data are changing, the physical world … Continue reading What is The Internet of Things (IoT)