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How Africa Wildlife Tracking Leverages Satellite IoT to Prevent Poaching: Case Study

“You can understand, especially now, the emphasis is on anti-poaching. You need a reliable wildlife tracking unit that will report regularly. If you don’t get a report, you know there’s something wrong. If you have a unit which can’t send through

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RFID Solutions: Avoiding the “Science Project” Scenario (Video)

RFID has a lot of potential and promise, yet comes with considerable hype and unrealistic expectations that often cloud easy wins and attainable ROI. This key is finding value in the low-hanging fruit that simple, effective RFID solutions offer, and

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Taking GPS Tracking to the Extreme at Rhino Charge 2018

ORBCOMM devices and connectivity are designed to handle even the toughest demands of non-stop real-time security, safety and GPS tracking in some of Africa’s most extreme locations. How rugged? Every year, ORBCOMM’s dual-mode cellular-satellite IDP-782 device is put through extreme

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What the Next Stage of the IoT Means for Supply Chain Management

Supply chain managers need to get ready for the next stage of the Internet of Things (IoT). Business research company IHS Markit forecasts that the IoT market will grow from an installed base of 15.4 billion devices in 2015 to

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RFID As a Service: Core vs. Context

Is the ownership/management/expertise of RFID tags, hardware, associated middleware, and application software core to your company, or is the resulting insight into business operations and decision support that the ensuing location and timely data core to how you run your

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How RFID As A Service (RaaS) Can Accelerate Your RFID Application Deployments

RFID is an emerging, albeit mature, technology. There is certainly no dearth of hardware or software options in today’s RFID solution marketplace. There is an abundance of varying hardware options (frequencies, functionality and application relevance, economics, etc.), a wide variety

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Scalable RFID Solutions from Device to Dashboard: A Look Ahead to RFID Journal LIVE!

Today’s tags, sensors and other RFID solutions provide unprecedented levels of information. With this deluge of data comes both opportunities and challenges when it comes to asset tracking using RFID and IoT-driven technologies. Companies have their own expertise within their

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RTLS: Are You Searching for More Answers than Assets?

RTLS (Real-Time Location Solutions) can be the perfect complement to smart IoT (Internet of Things) technology, and the ideal solution for locating and managing assets, materials and people within your organization. Not only can RTLS increase production, safety and cost

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IoT, RFID, Big Data and the Supply Chain Management Revolution

ChainLink Research did a great wrap up of all the new technologies, applications and use cases on review at the recent RFID Journal LIVE! Conference. There was so much to see and learn about. RFID touches just about everything in

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RFID Journal Live Recap: Delivering the ROI of IoT

ORBCOMM had a great time in Orlando at RFID Journal Live! At our show booth, we had the opportunity to reveal to about 3,000 attendees from more than 60 countries what we’ve been up to since the acquisition of InSync

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