Tomorrow is NOW
• Employees and contractors of the federal government will carry RFID-enabled identification cards supplied by Gemalto, headquartered in Amsterdam, which also supplies 30 percent of the world's electronic passports.
(From RFID Journal)
It is impossible to avoid kinks when handling any type of new technology. Nevertheless, manufacturers anticipate additional promising results and applications for RFID technology. Said Davenport, “I am very optimistic regarding the role that RFID will play in our future. If pricing of the technology continues to improve, in my opinion, you will start to see more and more products [have it] add[ed] it to their item levels.” As manufacturers continue to experience an increasing percentage of positive tag yields, more businesses will inevitably ride the RFID wave.