What’s happening at Verasset?

Verasset wraps up a busy first quarter completing inventory projects for a diverse customer base. Highlights include completion of: Wall-to-wall physical inventory and asset tagging of medical devices and IT equipment throughout over 350 urgent care clinics and administrative offices in 38 states. Verasset deployed 7 teams across the nation and completed the project in […]

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Physical Inventory for Urgent Care Clinics

Walk-in urgent care clinics are a convenient and time efficient means of getting the health care you need. Between a lack of available primary care appointments and lengthy ER visits, urgent care clinics are in demand. The ability to walk into a clinic with no appointment and see a doctor (often within less than half […]

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4 Reasons to Inventory Your Data Center

IT Asset Management entails detailed management of inventory, financial records, and contractual data related to the IT asset throughout its life cycle. IT Asset Management is a very complex topic. In this post, we will focus on IT Asset Management in the data center, specifically related to physical inventory verification. Verasset routinely performs physical inventory verification […]

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Physical Inventory and Asset Tracking Industry Focus – Introduction

RFID Physical inventoryVerasset provides physical inventory services and turn-key asset tracking solutions across nearly every industry. This blog series will highlight various industries in which we are providing these services and solutions. While the nature of the various markets can clearly differ, their goals are often very similar, asset visibility. They want to know what […]

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Deployment/Application of RFID Tags

You’ve done your research, hired a knowledgeable vendor, and have determined the best set of RFID tags to track your assets. You now have thousands, tens of thousands, or maybe even hundreds of thousands of RFID tags that need to be affixed to and associated with your fixed assets. The best course of action in […]

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Selecting and Affixing RFID Tags to Trackable Fixed Assets

can be a complex task. Our last several blog entries discussed the various technical aspects of RFID hardware and software as well as considerations for implementing the technology. We briefly discussed the standards imposed by different regions and the impact on RFID tag selection. We will now discuss the labor intensive task of selecting and […]

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Understanding RFID Middleware and Information Flow

Mobile and stationary RFID readers utilize software, referred to as firmware, in order to operate. Firmware is unique to the device manufacturer and is embedded within each device. Software that sits in the middle, between firmware and back end transaction processing systems, is known as middleware. Middleware accepts information from firmware and relays it to […]

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Mobile and Stationary RFID Readers

In our last blog post, we discussed the standardized recording of information encoded into the chip of an RFID tag. We will now explore how this information is captured for processing. End users access information encoded into the chip by detecting an RFID tag using either mobile or stationary RFID readers. There are several primary […]

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RFID Standards

A number of organizations have set standards for RFID, including the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), ASTM International, the DASH7 Alliance and EPCglobal. We will focus on the standard developed by EPCglobal as this applies to the use of passive RFID. The current standard is known as EPC GEN2, short […]

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A Technical Look at Choosing the Right RFID Tags

Not all RFID tags are equal. Therefore, there are many factors to consider when selecting RFID tags. Some examples include; Frequency – tags are tuned to operate within a given frequency range and must comply with governmental regulations Compliance with standards – information is stored within the chip following a universal format Type of electronic […]

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