ThingMagic® Universal Reader Assistant
The Universal Reader Assistant (URA) is JADAK’s cross-product demo tool which provides a robust and quick interaceface for ThingMagic® RFID readers. The URA, customizable with little programming knowledge, is built using the Mercury API and grants access to several adjustable functions for the RFID reader, including:
- Read/Write Options control read time, tag filtering, antenna detection and selection
- Performance Metrics displays number of unique tags, read rate, and tag responses
- Performance Tuning allows fine-tuning control of read power (in dBm), read rate, read distance, tag population size, and tag response rate
- Display Options control font-size, time-stamp format, and EPC format, with additional columns for customization
- Reader Diagnostics accesses reader information, firmware and hardware versions
- Data Extension controls tag stream over TCP port or posting to HTTP site
- Firmware Update controls reader updates through simple uploading
The JADAK Difference
With decades of medical and industrial engineering expertise, JADAK is a market leader and primary supplier of custom machine vision, RFID, barcode, printing, and color and light measurement products and services for original equipment manufacturers. Our team of advanced-degree engineers become an extension of your team, gain a deep understanding of your application, then, develop and implement a solution that’s a precise fit. All supported by full lifecycle management of your product.
Features and Benefits
- Small Size, Low Power Consumption and PCI Express Interface for Mobile Applications
- Fast Integration and Time-to-Market
- Cost-Effective and Highly Scalable
- Compatible with Most Tags
- Mobile Computing Applications (Tablets, Handhelds)
- Fixed OEM Applications
ARTICLE: Keonn’s components used for supply chain tracking
A multinational car manufacturer has implemented RFID portals in its industrial facilities using Keonn’s readers and antennas, to enable real-time traceability for the entire supply chain.
ARTICLE: ThingMagic RFID helps Disney employees get into character
Employees at Disney's theme parks, as well as on its cruise ships, have an easy start to their day when it comes to retrieving costumes. A worker can simply locate a required garment within a storage room, bring it to an RFID-enabled self-service kiosk, present his or her ID badge and walk away. The company installed the RFID-based solution at most of its parks worldwide last year, managing close to $100 million worth of costumes, as a way for staff members to more quickly check their garments in and out
ARTICLE: Boiler maker Vaillant Group uses RFID to drive efficiencies in monitoring work-in-progress
The Vaillant Group uses RFID to monitor the movement of boilers through the assembly process and trigger guidance to operators on which manufacturing step is needed next, as well as providing visibility to each boiler during process.
WEBINAR: RFID applications in laboratory automation to validate and track reagents
In today’s rapidly changing medical testing environment, laboratory processes are becoming more efficient through the use of sophisticated diagnostic instruments, increased automation, and other commercially available technology. RFID applications in laboratory automation is more common, especially to validate and track consumables, such as reagents.