Impinj Forms Alliances with Software Vendors to Speed RFID Deployments
Application-Specific RFID Software Integrated with Best-in-Class RFID Hardware Products for Comprehensive Solutions
February 27, 2007 - Seattle, WA
Leading UHF Gen 2 radio frequency identification (RFID) tag chip and reader supplier Impinj, Inc. today announced alliances with a growing group of independent software vendors (ISVs) to deliver comprehensive, quickly deployed RFID solutions.
In addition to improving overall supply chain efficiency, Impinj’s ISV alliances provide optimized solutions for pharmaceutical, media/entertainment, apparel, food safety and other vertical market applications. Supporting companies include epcSolutions, GlobeRanger, InSync Software, OATSystems, Omnitrol Networks, Scout Software, Systech International, Tacit Solutions, Vue Technology and RFID network infrastructure provider, Reva Systems. Products from alliance members integrate seamlessly with Impinj’s GrandPrix™ solution, providing application-specific RFID functionality.
“The growing support for Impinj’s RFID products from well-respected software companies is an important development in the widespread adoption of RFID solutions,” said Dimitri Desmons, vice president of RFID marketing at Impinj. “There is no ‘one size fits all’ RFID deployment. Each vertical application requires customization that marries the best hardware and software products. Impinj's GrandPrix solution gives customers interoperable RFID products to meet their specific needs. As most recently demonstrated by the adoption of Impinj’s UHF Gen 2 technology by major suppliers in the pharmaceutical industry, the result is quick deployments to accelerate ROI and meet mandate deadlines.”
More information about Impinj’s network of RFID solution providers is available at www.impinj.com/where-to-buy/.
Impinj, Inc. (NASDAQ: PI) wirelessly connects billions of everyday items such as apparel, medical supplies, automobile parts, luggage and food to consumer and business applications such as inventory management, patient safety, asset tracking and item authentication. The Impinj platform uses RAIN RFID to deliver timely information about these items to the digital world, thereby enabling the Internet of Things.
Senior Director, Marketing Communications