IIJ to work with BEA Japan on RFID network initiative

19 Dec 2006

Japanese internet access and network solutions provider Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ) is to team up with enterprise infrastructure software firm BEA Systems Japan to develop an ‘EPCglobal’ compliant system using network technology and middleware products from both companies, the firms said in a statement. IIJ and BEA aim to create a networked Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) platform and the pair’s future plans include the build-out and development of IT infrastructure to integrate RFID systems into existing corporate systems by providing a common RFID platform.