Quantcast

Latest IBM RFID Information Center Stories

2009-11-10 06:30:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled new software that will enable businesses and governments to extract new business information from sensors to determine the whereabouts and conditions of millions of returnable shipping containers used to transport goods around the world. Using the software, massive amounts of sensor data can be gathered in real-time, providing supply chain transparency and reducing inventory costs by as much as 40 percent....

2008-11-13 09:00:16

Today IBM (NYSE: IBM) is introducing a new version of InfoSphere Traceability Server*, software that lets organizations use data from sensors such as Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags and bar codes to gather and share intelligence on items as they move through the supply chain. It is the only software on the market to combine the power of business intelligence with information sharing software that meets GS1 EPCglobal's Electronic Product Code Information Sharing (EPCIS) standard....

2008-11-07 06:00:10

IBM has announced that Metro Group, a German retail company, will be using the company's software as a platform for capturing and managing data on inventory, expiration dates and other information on meat sold at its real,- Future Store. According to IBM, the software will also be used to help Metro Group suppliers track items associated with special product promotions. In addition to IBM software, these initiatives rely on consulting expertise from IBM Global Business Services. Metro...

2008-11-06 09:00:21

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that METRO Group will be using IBM software as a platform for capturing and managing data on inventory, expiration dates, and other information on meat sold at its real,- Future Store. The software will also be used to help METRO Group suppliers track items associated with special product promotions. In addition to IBM software, these initiatives rely on consulting expertise from IBM Global Business Services. METRO Group is also using IBM's Radio Frequency...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
Related