Perspective: Is Sensor Technology RFID 2.0?

Perspective: Is Sensor Technology RFID 2.0?

  • May 2016 •
  • 5 pages •
  • Report ID: 3823515 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC Manufacturing Insights Perspective looks at RFID and sensor technology in the supply chain and seeks to answer the question: Is sensor technology RFID 2.0? RFID technology has been in use in the manufacturing supply chain for decades, helping manufacturing supply chains improve things such as asset tracking and inventory management. More recently, the use of sensor technology in manufacturing supply chains has gained popularity and is on an increasingly upward trajectory in terms of implementation and adoption, due to the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT).