FAQ: Does RFID Read Through Walls?

We get this question quite often and the simple answer is “yes”. RFID readers can read through walls, but it is fairly easy ensure it is reading tags in only one room at a time. Walls constructed of concrete and cinder block will typically prevent most RFID tags from reading through the walls.  However, if your walls are constructed of […]

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RFID Data Center Tracking

Using RFID tags in a data center allows the technology to really show off its capabilities.  In a data center, you often have densely racked servers and network equipment.  With the wave of a handheld RFID reader, you can read racks of equipment in seconds without the need of manually reading serial numbers or scanning barcode tags one […]

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Active RFID Tags More Suitable Than Passive UHF RFID For Securing Assets

Passive RFID technology is a great way to track assets, but there are some limitations. Securing assets is one case in which Passive UHF RFID might not be the best choice.  The frequency that it operates at does not allow it to penetrate metal and liquid.  If you are looking to secure laptops from leaving your building, […]

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