SOURCE: Impinj, Inc.

August 27, 2007 07:00 ET

Impinj Forms Alliances With Software Vendors to Speed RFID Deployments

Application-Specific RFID Software Integrated With Best-in-Class RFID Hardware Products for Comprehensive Solutions

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - August 27, 2007) - Leading UHF Gen 2 radio frequency identification (RFID) tag chip and reader supplier Impinj, Inc. today announced alliances with a growing group of independent software vendors (ISVs) to deliver comprehensive, quickly deployed RFID solutions.

In addition to improving overall supply chain efficiency, Impinj's ISV alliances provide optimized solutions for pharmaceutical, media/entertainment, apparel, food safety and other vertical market applications. Supporting companies include epcSolutions, GlobeRanger, InSync Software, OATSystems, Omnitrol Networks, Scout Software, Systech International, Tacit Solutions, Vue Technology and RFID network infrastructure provider, Reva Systems. Products from alliance members integrate seamlessly with Impinj's GrandPrix™ solution, providing application-specific RFID functionality.

"The growing support for Impinj's RFID products from well-respected software companies is an important development in the widespread adoption of RFID solutions," said Dimitri Desmons, vice president of RFID marketing at Impinj. "There is no 'one size fits all' RFID deployment. Each vertical application requires customization that marries the best hardware and software products. Impinj's GrandPrix solution gives customers interoperable RFID products to meet their specific needs. As most recently demonstrated by the adoption of Impinj's UHF Gen 2 technology by major suppliers in the pharmaceutical industry, the result is quick deployments to accelerate ROI and meet mandate deadlines."

More information about Impinj's network of RFID solution providers is available at

About Impinj, Inc.

Impinj, Inc. is a semiconductor and RFID company whose patented Self-Adaptive Silicon® technology enables two synergistic business lines: high-performance RFID products and semiconductor intellectual property (IP). A leading contributor to the RFID standards for high-volume supply-chain applications worldwide, Impinj leverages technical expertise and industry partnerships to deliver the GrandPrix™ solution, comprising tags, readers, software, and systems integration. Impinj licenses innovative IP products, core to the company's RFID tags, to leading semiconductor companies worldwide, allowing them to seamlessly integrate crucial nonvolatile memory (NVM) alongside analog and digital functionality on a single chip. Impinj's IP products include the popular AEON® family of embeddable cores, which provide rewriteable NVM technology in logic CMOS manufacturing. For more information, visit

Impinj, Speedway, Self-Adaptive Silicon, GrandPrix, Monza and AEON are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Impinj, Inc.

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