EPCglobal

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EPCglobal

(Electronic Product Code GLOBAL) The administration of the electronic product code (EPC) system used in RFID tags. EPCglobal falls under the auspices of the GS1 standards organizations. See EPC and GS1.
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The EPC Information Services (EPCIS) standard enables trading partners to communicate in a common computer language on objects as they move through the supply chain.
In addition to operating the root server for the Object Naming Service (ONS) of the EPC Global Network, VeriSign will be supporting RFID networks through Managed ONS services, EPC Information Services, and EPC Discovery Services.
These include Electronic Product Code (EPC) tag data specifications, object name services, and EPC information services that enable tagged items to be identified and described through Web service software applications over the Internet.