U.S. Army awards CODE Plus Blanket Purchasing Agreement.
Agreement Provides U.S. Army a Contract Vehicle to Leverage CODE plus' Expertise as a Leading RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) A data collection technology that uses electronic tags for storing data. The tag, also known as an "electronic label," "transponder" or "code plate," is made up of an RFID chip attached to an antenna. Solutions and Service Provider to the Logistics Community
As part of the United State Government's and in particular the Department of Defense's strive to improve its logistic processes and operations, CODE Plus, Inc. has been awarded a Blanket Purchasing Agreement to provide passive RFID software and engineering services to the Department of Defense and the U.S. Coast Guard.
This two-year BPA BPA British Paediatric Association. is a multiple award contract vehicle that can be used to issue various RFID related task orders each with a ceiling of up to$5,000,000.00. Under the terms of this agreement, CODE plus will supply the Army its eManage IT RFID Tag An electronic identification device that is made up of a chip and antenna. For reusable applications, it is typically embedded in a plastic housing, and for tracking shipments, it is usually part of a "smart" packaging label. & Ship Solution, eManage IT RFID Network Health Monitor and an array of technical engineering services including software development, system integration, training and deployment.
"This award is the latest in the series of recognitions CODE plus has received as a forerunner in the area of RFID by the Commercial and U.S. Federal Government communities," said Jinan Abou Shakra, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , CODE plus. "Through this relationship, the Department of Defense expects to leverage CODE plus' RFID expertise to improve efficiency, visibility and quality of its global defense supply chain," continued Ms. Abou Shakra.
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