Many organizations encounter similar challenges as they embark on their individual RFID journeys. Leveraging industry lessons learned can assist in building your technical knowledge base and help you appreciate the realistic expectations and physical limitations of the technology. By following industry best practices, you can overcome these hurdles, save valuable time, and more quickly reap the benefits of a successful initial implementation.


This paper identifies a few common RFID implementation issues and presents practical lessons learned, based on Alien Technology’s deep expertise, developed from numerous production deployments across many industries.