LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NodeTM, a top-of-the-line, long-range scanner supporting both optical and RFID modes, will be introduced at RFID Journal Live! The April 2-4 event is the largest trade show for Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) innovation.
Blacksmith's NodeTM is the first true modular mobile scanner. Designed for mobile operation, NodeTM integrates optical and Ultra-High Frequency scanning capabilities in a pocketable form using Impinj technology. Blacksmith's ultra-portable scanner improves work flow and process efficiency with powerful dual scanning and universal adaptation to any phone, tablet, or computer.
"The versatile NodeTM is designed to reduce time spent on labor-intensive tasks and manual processes. Connecting through Bluetooth with any smartphone or tablet, this mobile scanner provides real-time access and accurate, up-to-date information," said Vic Pramono Blacksmith's Product Director. "These portable, lightweight scanners provide efficient and cost effective support for best practices in several, varied industries."
Compact and lightweight NodeTM scanners offer flexible scanning mobility. NodeTM can scan dozens of tags per second. NodeTM's secure backend and software infrastructure allow for live tracking of inventory and tag information remotely. Embedded with Impinj Indy RS500 RAIN RFID modules, NodeTM provides Class 1 Gen2 short-range scanning at a three-meter range. For long-range scanning, reading at a six-meter range, Node features the Impinj Indy RS1000 RAIN RFID module. In a warehouse, for instance, technicians could quickly scan pallet contents without needing to open or unwrap the delivery.
Impinj (NASDAQ: PI) is a leading provider and pioneer of RAIN RFID solutions used to wirelessly connect everyday items to the internet and deliver digital life to the physical world. Blacksmith's product will be displayed in the Impinj booth (#707).
The unique, modular NodeTM solution is suitable for operations of any scale in retail, transportation, healthcare, hospitality, logistics, and more. For example, with integrated optical (1D/2D) and RFID scanning capabilities, NodeTM allows for reliable association between RFID luggage tags and passenger ticketing information and compliance with International Air Transport Association (IATA)'s Resolution 753.
The highly versatile NodeTM can be used with any Bluetooth enabled Android or iOS phones available today. The Blacksmith NodeTM is part of a modular logistics ecosystem designed to work with most computers, smart phones and tablets. The software can be easily integrated into existing infrastructure for tailored dashboards, API, and customizable third party validation. Explore this top innovation at the 17th annual RFID Journal Live! showcasing the many ways RFID drives business benefits today.
About Node Blacksmith NodeTM is a professional Bluetooth 1D/2D barcode and long-range RFID scanner designed to reduce time spent on labor-intensive tasks and manual processes. This scanner instantaneously identifies items and automatically stores information in your central computer system. NodeTM is manufactured and engineered by Blacksmith Precision Instruments, which creates quality and reliable instruments that perform accurately, every day in every environment. nodelot.com