PINC Air unveils latest RFID-based drone solution

February 2015
RFID: Radio Frequency Identification;Feb2015, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p3
The article reports that PINC Air, a Radio frequency identification (RFID)-based drone platform capable of monitoring high-value assets in outdoor yards and distribution centers, has been launched by PINC Solutions Inc. It is said that PINC Solutions has a strong presence in yard management through its real-time locating systems (RTLS) solution. PINC Air will let drones operate as RFID readers within large distribution centers and yards.


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