RFID: Building a Bridge for Asset Management and Asset Security

Date Added: Jun 2009
Format: PDF

In today's justifiable climate of concern over asset and data losses, money could be spent reactively on asset and data security solutions. The pressure for action is particularly powerful for bodies that are publicly accountable. But at Vector one believes that diligence in addressing risk can and should be accompanied with effort to achieve broader benefit from the spending of taxpayer's or shareholder's money. The central proposition of this paper is that RFID and other location technologies can serve multiple purposes. IT innovators can use a Locator technology to form a bridge between the needs and interests of desktop management and those of asset and data security.