Summary: IBM has opened an RFID facility in Dublin specialising in asset management. Some of the applications on show include a VoIP-enabled RFID device that could supersede the pager, so we went to take a look
The magic pen is already being used by organisations such as the
Dorset Police force to reduce the amount of time spent filling in forms
manually. Previously a paper-based form was filled out at the scene and
then the information was entered into a PC back at the station. Now the
information can be uploaded into the network automatically.