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Seven RFID Organizations Support Open-Source

Jul 26, 2007, 16:45 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Recognizing the important role that well-defined technology development guidelines and standard interfaces play in widespread RFID adoption, IBM, Impinj, Intermec, OATSystems, Pramari, Reva Systems, and the University of Arkansas have created the LLRP Toolkit, a "one-stop shop" that includes a software library for LLRP programmers. The library is modeled after other successful open-source software developments such as the Berkeley sockets application programming interface (API). The LLRP standard addresses the reader-to-network interface layer, providing a globally available mechanism to fully leverage the Gen 2/ISO 18000-6C standard that has addressed the tag-to-reader air interface layer."

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