iDTRONIC Offers a New UHF Reader SDK to All RFID System Integrators at a Special Introductory Price

iDTRONIC, a leading supplier of RFID Hardware solutions, today announces its UHF Long Range Reader Starter Kit. Special promotion pricing will run through June 2008.

Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany, May 19, 2008 --( iDTRONIC’s latest Feature Product, the UHF Long Range Reader SDK, includes the high-performance IDTRONIC UHF Long Range Reader/Writer, as well as the UHF LR-A Antenna, plus a full SDK on CD-ROM.

The new reader is designed as Multi-tag UHF Reader and is capable of reading tags that conform to the EPC Generation Two (Gen2) and ISO 18000-6 B/C standards. This UHF device is field-upgradeable for future protocols and allows reading distances of up to 10 meters.

Based on Intel’s latest R1000 transceiver, this reader can be configured with any frequency between 860 and 960 MHz. It also has also a software programmable RF Power supply (up to 2W RF).

The UHF Reader is a multi-protocol, multi-regional UHF RFID device. Advanced features include the support of Dense Reader Mode (DRM) and Listen Before Talk. Its Anti-Self Jamming (ASJ) technology allows deployment of several readers simultaneously in a Multi-Reader Environment. Easy and fast firmware upgrades are possible via the USB Interface, and a SDK for Developers is also available.

iDTRONIC’s Long Range UHF Reader is designed to allow many different configuration possibilities for a wide variety of applications, including asset management, baggage handling, container & pallet tracking, item-level inventory management and warehouse logistics.

The new LRA UHF antenna covers both European and US RFID bands. The antenna is entirely waterproof and is very easy to install. It has a circular polarisation for reading in any orientation.

The iDTRONIC UHF-LR LR SDK is specially configured for developing UHF Long Range applications. It is a complete solution in hard- and software, including software tools with drivers, demo applications and source code. The SDK includes the full set of hardware necessary to being the development of your specific application.

The full UHF SDK package will be available for just $1,990 (plus applicable local taxes).

For more information about this UHF Reader and all other UHF products, email or visit their website. You can also contact their North American Distribution Partner BrightCard for more information and prices – or (301)637-4528

About iDTRONIC Electronic Identification

iDTRONIC develops and sells innovative RFID hardware components for the application areas product identification, data collection and access control. iDTRONICs products are distributed worldwide through a global network of partners.

The product portfolio includes ISO Cards, Keyfobs, Tags, RFID Readers, Mobile & Handheld Readers, UHF Long Range Readers. and Active Systems, iDTRONIC offers a wide range of personalization options for their products. iDTRONIC RFID products are available for the frequencies 125kHz and 13,56MHz and UHF.

About BrightCard Inc.

BrightCard Inc., based in Rockville, MD, is specialized in the provision of smart card and RFID technologies to vertical industry solutions providers. Through a wide range of relations with major global vendors as well as leading-edge technology specialists, BrightCard maintains up-to-date information on available technologies, including cards, readers, and platforms, so as to be able to advise clients on their best choices for a given set of requirements. BrightCard draws on its extensive international relations with the suppliers of key technologies, to help its clients keep up with the latest developments worldwide.

iDTRONIC Electronic Identification
Andreas Jaeger
+49 621 66 90 09 40