RFID Limitations


We have sold many RFID systems over the years and it is a great technology when used under the right conditions. We receive many calls from potential clients wanting to use RFID, but it is not the best option for every application. We believe RFID has been oversold and it's limitations are not always fairly presented.

We have created this short video to demonstrate some of the limitations of the technology:

We would love to share our experience with you and help you choose the technology that would work best for your application.

If you found this useful, you might also want to review:

an introduction to barcode technology

an introduction to RFID

mobile data collectors

consulting services: barcodes and their applications


SageData is based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

We design, supply and support systems built around RFID, Barcodes and Handheld computers.

For further information, or for advice and assistance with your application, contact Doreen Garvin or Trinity Joseph.

Click here to reach SageData by email.

To reach us by phone:
from outside Ottawa, dial 1-888-838-1067
from Ottawa, dial 613-225-4404