RFID technology continues to gain popularity, according to Josh Slobin, director of marketing for AeroScout. Based in San Mateo, Calif. AeroScout produces active, Wi-Fi-based RFID products. In this podcast, he gives some background on the topic, explains the differences between active and passive RFID technology, looks at some real-world cases, and gives advice for SAP users.
(1:01) What exactly is RFID?
(1:50) Where and how did RFID technology really get going?
(2:55) What are some interesting ways RFID is being used today?
(5:25) What types of RFID technology are there and how are they deployed?
(6:53) What are the major differences between active RFID and passive RFID?
(9:00) Can you explain the benefits of Wi-Fi-based RFID?
(11:08) What are customers doing with Wi-Fi-based RFID?
(13:05) How can RFID deliver ROI?
(15:48) What can we expect from RFID in the year ahead?
(17:11) What RFID issues should SAP users be aware of?
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