In the fast-paced world of technology, where innovation is the heartbeat of progress, companies like Portable Technology Solutions (PTS) and FEIG Electronics stand out as pioneers, reshaping the landscape of data collection and RFID technology. Recently, Brad Horn, CEO and Co-Founder of PTS, joined us on The Identify Podcast to explore the collaborative journey of these two forward-thinking entities, their impact on businesses, and the transformation they bring to various industries.
PTS emerged from the crucible of necessity. Brad’s experience in a small manufacturing company on Long Island laid the foundation for the birth of TracerPlus and ClearStream RFID, two revolutionary mobile and fixed RFID applications that allowed small businesses to navigate the complexities of automation. As these solutions gained momentum, PTS evolved into a 20-man organization, primarily focusing on providing end-to-end solutions for barcode, RFID, IoT, and edge technology.
PTS distinguishes itself by catering to businesses of all sizes, from small enterprises to global corporations. With a team of engineers and sales representatives, PTS crafts software solutions that empower users to track anything from assets to students using barcode, RFID, and IOT technologies. The company’s commitment to simplicity and flexibility allows clients to create tailored applications to address their unique needs.
Enter FEIG Electronics, a leading player in the RFID technology domain. Known for its engineering excellence and comprehensive range of RFID readers, FEIG has become a trusted partner for businesses seeking reliable, cutting-edge hardware solutions. From LF to HF to UHF RFID, FEIG’s diverse range of readers ensures compatibility with various platforms, making them a go-to choice for companies embracing RFID technology.
The collaboration between PTS and FEIG Electronics is characterized by a shared commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction. As a software company, PTS seamlessly integrates its applications with FEIG’s RFID readers. One key to the success of this partnership is FEIG’s backward compatibility of APIs and consistency, which allows PTS to develop once and use their features across different RFID reader footprints.
Looking towards the future, PTS is investing heavily in its cloud solutions, focusing on user and device management. The aim is to make it easier for businesses to have a consolidated view of their data remotely across all devices. The cloud will streamline operations and enhance the user experience by providing a holistic platform for managing data and devices efficiently.
As we step into 2024, both PTS and FEIG Electronics are geared up for the next wave of innovation. PTS continues to refine its software, making it more intuitive and user-friendly. The collaboration with FEIG ensures that these software enhancements seamlessly integrate with the latest RFID hardware technologies, creating a harmonious ecosystem for businesses to thrive.
Portable Technology Solutions and FEIG Electronics exemplify the synergy between software and hardware, showcasing how a collaborative approach can drive technological evolution. From humble beginnings to industry leaders, these companies continue to redefine the boundaries of what is possible in data collection and RFID technology. As businesses embark on their digital transformation journeys, the partnership between PTS and FEIG Electronics stands as a beacon of innovation, guiding industries toward a future where efficiency, simplicity, and adaptability reign supreme.
To hear more about cutting-edge RFID solutions and the partnership between PTS and FEIG Electronics, listen to Harness the Power of Data Like Never Before, live now on The Identify Podcast.