Jan 01, 2008
Download The expansion of RFID technology has gained strong momentum in the past few years. The strongest driving force is the mandate imposed by giant retailers like the Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and the Tesco Plc. on their suppliers on RFID tagged shipments. Such mandate has led to increased demand on RFID and thus, the costs of RFID tags and devices are becoming more affordable. This paper recapitulates the present deployment of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology and discusses the potential applications in the Government.