The integration of Radiant RFID asset tracking technology with Motorola’s fixed RFID readers provides a solution that will allow the University of Delaware to increase visibility to high-value artwork through automation
Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 19, 2011
Working with Motorola Solutions, Inc., Radiant RFID today announced that The University of Delaware has deployed Radiant’s asset tracking solution, Virtual Asset Tracker, to secure more than $25 million in artwork.
Radiant’s asset tracking solution uses Motorola’s XR series of fixed RFID readers at key areas within the University of Delaware’s Old College Gallery and RFID tags affixed to pieces of art, which activate security cameras when movement is detected, enabling video coverage of all incidents.
Skip Homiak, executive director of campus and public safety, states, “The University of Delaware is proactively developing new crime reduction and safety strategies that use leading-edge technologies to provide force multipliers to enhance campus safety. The objective is to maximize our police department resources to provide optimized security for university assets, as well as faculty, students, staff and visitors.”
“The integration of Radiant RFID asset tracking technology with Motorola’s fixed RFID readers provides a solution that will allow the University of Delaware to increase visibility to high-value artwork through automation and continue to efficiently manage its campus safety operations,” said Mike Poldino, vice president and general manager of RFID, Motorola Solutions.
The University of Delaware plans to deploy the solution in other areas around campus for increased asset tracking and security.
About University of Delaware - Old College Gallery
The University of Delaware Old College Gallery is an art museum whose collection encompasses more than 10,000 objects, artworks and artifacts with particular strengths in vintage and contemporary photography. In addition to exhibiting its own existing collection of donated and purchased works, the Gallery frequently accepts rare and valuable exhibits on loan.
About Radiant RFID
Radiant RFID is a leading innovator of mobile RFID solutions for asset tracking, access control and evacuation management, including emergency management, emergency preparedness and emergency response systems. Our RFID solutions, based on the Motorola FX7400 and MC3090 platforms, deliver real-time RFID asset tracking, visibility and world-class performance to commercial markets and government agencies. Radiant RFID’s advanced tracking and monitoring technology uses the latest in Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) to track assets in a wide variety of environments with unparalleled accuracy and reliability. To learn more about Radiant RFID’s solutions, call (512) 351-4915 or visit Radiant’s website at http://www.radiantrfid.com
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