Queuing Buffer Method for Enhancing Reliability of Capturing Application

  • Taewoo Nam
  • Inhwan Lee
  • Byeongsam Kim
  • Keunhyuk Yeom
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Logistics book series (LNLO)


The RFID systems used in industries have several problems. When a massive number of RFID events are generated, bottlenecks cause data losses, and duplicated event data cause a decrease in reliability. In this paper, we propose a Queuing Buffer Method that can generate efficient and reliable Event Data to solve these problems. This Queuing Buffer Method temporarily stores the EPC data generated in real time to prevent data losses by bottlenecks and remove unnecessary duplicated Event Data. This method can be applied to various middleware and application systems in RFID environments to obtain reliable Event Data.


RFID EPC network Capturing application Queuing buffer 



This work was supported by u-Food System Development Project of the Korea Food Research Institute.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Taewoo Nam
    • 1
  • Inhwan Lee
    • 1
  • Byeongsam Kim
    • 2
  • Keunhyuk Yeom
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringPusan National UniversityBusanRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Food Safety and Distribution Research GroupKorea Food Research InstituteSeongnamRepublic of Korea

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