The world of automatic identification and data collection is growing rapidly in size and sophistication.
Many different technologies are emerging under the broad heading ‘Internet of Things’, but the choice is bewildering and finding the right approach to solve a specific business issue can be challenging. Check out our quickfire glossary of jargon to help you through the maze.
Codegate’s senior personnel have been involved with automatic data collection since before barcodes became widely adopted. That experience has been leveraged with newer, more automated technologies like passive UHF RFID, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), Ultra-wideband (UWB) and smart sensors. Our consultants can provide supplier-agnostic advice on which blend of technologies and software will offer the best and least risk long term return on investment for your business. Here is an overview the main technologies and what we offer. All these technologies are supported by Lime and can be blended into a comprehensive asset tracking solution:
To help you get started here is a quick guide to the most widely used technologies, each distinct from the others in terms of approach, standardisation, maturity and capability.