Tagging spare parts in complex asset operations [Part II]

In our last post we described the importance of a secure serialisation platform, like Relegen’s asset intelligence product, assetDNA, when managing spare parts and their lifecycles in complex asset operations. But there’s another half of the equation – the tag that carries the global unique identifier [GUID] to bridge the gap between data in information systems and real-world assets in the field.

There’s no shortage of options – but finding the right tag for each instance takes some doing. With so many factors playing a role – fit/form/function, environmental conditions, lifecycles, workflows, tag technology and type, frequency, read ranges and more – it can be hard to know where to start. Continue reading “Tagging spare parts in complex asset operations [Part II]” »

Weighing in on the latest global RTLS market predictions

It must be the time of year when all the market research experts weigh in with their predictions for the global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) market because there’s been a flurry of them in the last month or so. Predictions for the growth rate of the global RTLS market ranged from 20% up to just over 33% CAGR and market value forecasts ranged from $7 billion up to $43.7 billion. Continue reading “Weighing in on the latest global RTLS market predictions” »