RFID Technology Integration for Business Performance Improvement
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RFID Technology Integration for Business Performance Improvement

In Lee (Western Illinois University, USA)
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Release Date: July, 2014|Copyright: © 2015 |Pages: 317|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-6308-4
ISBN13: 9781466663084|ISBN10: 1466663081|EISBN13: 9781466663091


The development of radio-frequency electromagnetic fields for wireless data transmission has presented several new opportunities for sharing, tracking, and reading digital information in various industries.

RFID Technology Integration for Business Performance Improvement presents emerging research surrounding the use and value of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology for cost reduction, supply chain improvement, inventory management, and partner relationship management. This publication is ideal for use by business managers, researchers, academics, and advanced-level students seeking research on the management strategies, operational techniques, opportunities, and challenges of implementing and using this new technology in a business setting.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Data Management
  • Data Security
  • Meta-Data Alignment
  • Near Field Communications
  • Open-Source Object Directory Services
  • Operations Management
  • System Performance Evaluation

Reviews and Testimonials

As wireless and radio frequency identification, RFID, technologies become smaller and cheaper, more and more business have adopted their use to reduce costs, improve supply chain efficiency, and have more accurate business forecasting and data management. In this book, the authors examine how these devices are used by businesses in cost reduction, tracking and tracing, and data management. Intended for business managers as well as academic research, the book also explores the various wireless infrastructures, individual device technologies, and adoption factors that businesses face when integrating RFID technologies into their business plans.

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

In Lee is a professor in the School of Computer Sciences at the College of Business and Technology at Western Illinois University (WIU) in the United States. He is the recipient of the 2013 Provost’s Award for Academic Excellence in Scholarly Activities and a three-time winner of the Research Excellence Award in the College of Business and Technology at WIU. He is also a best paper winner and invited speaker at various conferences. He was a Keimyung Global Scholar during his sabbatical in 2009. He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of E-Business Research. He has published his research in such journals as Journal of Small Business Management, Management Decision, Business Horizons, International Small Business Journal, Communications of the ACM, IEEE Transactions on Systems,Man and Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, International Journal of Production Research, Computers and Education, Decision Support Systems, Computers and Operations Research, International Journal of Production Economics, Knowledge and Process Management, Computers in Human Behavior, Business Process Management Journal, Computers and Industrial Engineering, and others. Prior to his academic career, he worked for a number of multinational corporations, as well as served as a consultant for various government agencies and private organizations. His current research interests include social media, social enterprise, Web technology development and management, investment strategies for computing technologies, and mobile services. He received his BBA from Keimyung University in South Korea, MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and PhD in Business Administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the United States.