Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Resources
RFID is making headlines
nearly every day now, with major retailers like Wal-Mart committing to full implementation within the next few
years. Similarly, new releases appear regularly of yet another vendor offering readers and imaginative tag
formats. These links are to resources for RFID topics, from circuit design to definitions.
RFID Manufacturers & Services
|Association for Automatic Identity & Mobility (AIM) |
724-934-4470 / Warrendale, PA
A global trade association comprising providers of components, networks,
systems, and services that manage the collection and integration of data with information management
Canadian RFID Guidelines
Aimed at Protecting Privacy Released | canada.ihs.com/news/ontario-rfid-guidelines.htm
Article from IHS Canada.
More Efficient Use of Active RFID Tags Could Potentially Avoid Millions in Unnecessary Purchases
Abstract from the Government Accountability Office.
EPC Global | epcglobalinc.org/standards
EPCglobal is leading the
development of industry-driven standards for the Electronic Product Code™ (EPC) to support the use of Radio
Frequency Identification (RFID) in today’s fast-moving, information rich, trading networks. We are a
subscriber-driven organisation comprised of industry leaders and organisations focused on creating global
standards for the EPCglobal Network™.
EU Drafts RFID Guidelines | pcworld.com/article/142698/eu_drafts_rfid_guidelines.html
Article from PCWorld, by Paul Meller.
Guidelines on Commercial Use
of RFID Technology | epic.org/privacy/rfid/rfid_gdlnes-070904.pdf
From the Electronic Privacy Information Center.
Definition & history, from
Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
RFID Alien Reader | whereabouts.eecs.umich.edu/code/rfid-perl/perldoc/RFID/Alien/Reader.html
Abstract base class for a Alien RFID reader, by Scott Gifford.
RFIDbuzz.com | rfidbuzz.com
RFID Exchange | rfidexchange.com
Global source for objective advice on RFID Technology, covering passive and active tags and readers, Savant
and application software, and provides free advice, information on implementation issues and solutions.
RFID FAQ & Tutorial | idautomation.com/rfid_faq.html
The purpose of this document is to provide IDAutomation users with a basic understanding of RFID that is
necessary to implement the technology with our products. From IDAutomation.com.
RFID Journal | rfidjournal.com
631-851-0325 | Hauppauge, NY
RFID Journal is the only independent media company devoted solely to radio frequency identification and its
many business applications. Our mission: to help companies use RFID technology to improve the way they do
RFID News | rfidnews.com
News and reports of interest to users of
RFID Tag | search.cpan.org/~giff/RFID-Base-0.005/lib/RFID/Tag.pm
Abstract base class for an RFID tag object, by Scott Gifford.
RFID Times Blog | rfidtimes.org
A radio frequency ID blog with
original content and links to over 400 articles spanning every RFID topic in the world, including RFID tags,
readers, integration, middleware, and more.
RFID Update | rfidupdate.com
RFID industry daily newsletter.
RFID White Paper
RFID, from A to Z. Learn about the history and technology behind radio frequency
identification in this white paper, from Allied Business Intelligence.
RFID White Papers | zebra.com/id/zebra/na/en/index/rfid/white_papers.html
Download Zebra's white papers on radio frequency identification (RFID) and topics
related to the use of RFID technology.
RFID World | rfid-world.com
Delivers news and information to educate and inform business professionals about planning and deploying
radio frequency identification technology to improve the way companies conduct business.
How major corporations and government plan to track your every move with RFID, a project of
CASPIAN, Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering.
Surpriv: RFID Surveillance and Privacy | stapleton-gray.com/surpriv
An investigation of radio-frequency identification, surveillance and privacy issues.