Increasing Supply-Chain Visibility with Rule-Based RFID Data Analysis

A. Ilic, Thomas Andersen, F. Michahelles

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Abstract

RFID technology tracks the flow of physical items and goods in supply chains to help users detect inefficiencies, such as shipment delays, theft, or inventory problems. An inevitable consequence, however, is that it generates huge numbers of events. To exploit these large amounts of data, the Supply Chain Visualizer increases supply-chain visibility by analyzing RFID data, using a mix of automated analysis techniques and human effort. The tool's core concepts include rule-based analysis techniques and a map-based representation interface. With these features, it lets users visualize the supply-chain structure, together with performance metrics, and detect problematic hot spots.
Original languageEnglish
JournalI E E E Internet Computing
Volume13
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)31-38
ISSN1089-7801
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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