Isis®, the mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA Inc. and Verizon Wireless, today announced that leading payment terminal manufacturers and software providers are integrating Isis SmartTap™ capabilities across a comprehensive range of point-of-sale (POS) offerings, from high-end integrated POS terminals to vending and other unattended solutions. As Isis prepares for national availability later this year, today’s news signals support for SmartTap capabilities in a broad range of payment environments.
Savi Technology, the largest provider of active RFID technology (aRFID) to the United States Department of Defense (U.S. DoD) has responded to be a prime contractor to the U.S. DoD $204 million aRFID-IV proposal (RFP No. W52P1J-13-R-0050). RFID-IV follows RFID-III which expires this December and will provide a state-of-the-art, common, integrated structure for logistic tracking, locating, and monitoring of assets and commodities of the DoD, U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), NATO, Coalition Partners, and other U.S. Government federal agencies. Savi was selected as a prime for the RFID-I, -II, and –III contracts, and is the only company to respond as a prime on all four proposals.
Enso Detego GmbH, a leading provider of RFID software products and solutions for the fashion industry, has appointed Stacey Shulman, a retail information technology professional, to its advisory board. In 2013, Ms. Shulman was named one of the seven most influential retail technology executives and “CIO of the Year” by RIS News and her industry peers.