Technical terms used in Connected Things
A layout of tags on a roll when there is only one tag along the width of the roll.
An electronic device that can start the communication with either a tag or another device.
A virtual line on a printed product indicating the maximum printable area prior to die cutting.
Label Die Cut
A label that has been individually cut out along its liner.
Bulk data describes when data does not change for each item. Bulk data is in contrast to .
NFC Inlay with a transparent PET layer used as the substrate.
Correlated Tag Encoding
An NFC encoding method that matches variable printed data on a physical tag to the data encoded to the NFC...
A virtual line on a printed product indicating the approximate location of a die cut after printing.
Direct Transfer Printing
A print technology that directly heats the substrate. Often used for card printing.
A description of the physical format of tags. Formats include roll, sheet, or individually cut.
An identity, or ID for short, is a that uniquely represents an item within a set of related items. IDs...
Advanced Card Systems (ACS)
Manufacturer of NFC hardware.
A material often used for NFC antennas.
Color model that consists of Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Key (Black). Other Resources CMYK Color Model – Wikipedia
Application Programming Interface (API)
A connection point to an online system used by remote clients
A tag that is not readable by a device. Related
Microsoft .NET programming language and framework.
Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
A hard, durable plastic material used to make durable NFC tags. Other Resources Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene – Wikipedia
What happens on the device when a tag is interacted with.
Variable data, also called variable elements for printing describes when the data changes for each item. Variable data is in...