NE 127 RFID Utilisation in the Process Industry
RFID, as an interdisciplinary technology, offers advantages in all areas in which contact-free identification and/or communication with/between persons and objects is necessary.
The motivation for RFID utilisation is primarily the expected economic advantage. Rationalisation and automation lead to savings which offset the costs of RFID utilisation. However, RFID use may also prove necessary to meet legal stipulations or address special customer wishes. An immediate economic advantage is not always achieved in these cases. Despite this, the savings potential associated with RFID systems should be clarified