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Vendor Name:
Texas Instruments (TI-RFid)

Address:
Central Park Business Centre
38 Gilby Road
Mount Waverley VIC 3149
Tel: (03) 9538 5200
Fax: (03) 9538 5222

Website:
www.ti.com/tiris/default.htm

Comments:
Texas Instruments (TI-RFid) is one of the large players in the chip market for RFID. Together with Philips and TAGSYS they dominate the market. They have a fairly extensive range of RFID Tags and Readers, and also software that interfaces the readers that they sell, and utility software which is freely available to download from the TI website.

SOFTWARE
TI has a large range of software that interfaces readers and utility software and tools for various applications. This software is freely available to download from the TI website.

CHIPS & TAGS
TI manufactures a large range of high freqency and low frequency tags in various configurations. The high frequency range (13.56MHz) includes the Tag-it range which is the most suitable to a broad range of applications, including supply chain. The Tag-it range comes in a variety of sizes and antenna configurations, and a variety of memory configurations in read and read/write capability. The TI website includes extensive information and datasheets on each product.

READERS
TI manufactures a large range of readers in the Low, High and UHF frequency bands. They also manufacture a range of special readers, including the S4100 Multi-Function Reader Module that supports multiple frequencies, including Low Frequency (134.2kHz), HF (13.56 MHz) to ISO 15693 and ISO 14443 Type B Platforms. The TI website includes extensive information and datasheets for all products sold.