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Tyco and OATSystems Announce Agreement

Tyco Electronics and OATSystems announced an alliance to offer a RFID solution targeted for industrial manufacturers to quickly realize the business benefits of RFID by automating asset management processes. Asset management across multiple facilities and trading partners has never been more complex. RFID is an obvious solution to automate...
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Astron Wireless Acquires Integrated Barcode Technology

Integrated Barcode Technology (IBT) has announced that it has been acquired by Astron Wireless Technologies Inc. , a northern Virginia-based global manufacturer of antenna, cable and connectivity products for a multitude of wireless communications applications for over 28 years. IBT is a leading systems integrator and added value reseller...
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Modern RFID Readers

I. INTRODUCTION Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system is a new wireless data transmission and reception technique for automatic identification, asset tracking, security surveillance etc. A typical RFID system is shown in Fig. 1. A RFID system consists of three major components: a reader or integrator, which sends the interrogation...
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The MathWorks Introduces RF Blockset 2

The MathWorks introduced RF Blockset 2, which extends Simulink® with a library of blocks to model the behavior of linear and nonlinear RF components—filters, transmission lines, amplifiers and mixers—by supporting the widespread Agilent standards for large signal-scattering parameters in system-level verification models. In addition to enabling access to industry-standard...
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