The new devices are Savi Locate(TM), which is a GPS location sensor and Savi IoT(TM), which is a hybrid active RFID interrogator
(reader) and transponder (transmitter).
UHF RFID interrogator
reads tags as far away as 16 feet
In the Defense Department's own words, the "Army representatives examined the device and wiring and confirm that a commercial RFID interrogator
was used to 'wake up' a commercial RFID tag.
*Encoded identification of the product *Additional information about the product for inclusion on the RFID tag *Semantics and data syntax *The data protocol to be used to interface with business applications and the RFID system *The air interface standards between the RFID interrogator
and RFID tag.
As a result, MTS now features an embedded GPS card and RFID interrogator
in a new L-band satellite transceiver.
When the aircraft lands in Kuwait or Iraq, a fixed-site RFID interrogator
reads the tag on the cargo.
The embedded RFID interrogator
is the enhancement of most significance to logisticians.
Power is required for the RFID interrogator
and the computer that collects the data and provides them to the in-transit visibility servers.
Army Europe's network of RFID interrogators
. The teams also used commercially procured mobile trackers to augment the RFID interrogators
When a desk station won't provide the versatility needed for mass movement, hand held RFID interrogators
are used to quickly read RFID Tags on weapons, ammunition and tactical gear.
The RF-ITV servers allow users to track shipments, observe activity at a specific location or site, determine the operating status of RFID interrogators
, and obtain RF-ITV metrics and statistics over selected periods of time.