WJ Communications announces a firmware upgrade to support the EPCglobal Class 1 Generation 2 standard for its MPR series PCMCIA type II reader cards. Generation 2 RFID technology provides better read range and performance and can be used anywhere, worldwide. The MPR series are designed for UHF Gen 2 functionality and are FCC certified. The MPR firmware upgrade, version 3, is available for download from WJ's web site. This version features the following: added complete Class 1 Generation 2 tag support, faster and enhanced Class 1 inventory performance, improved Class 0 inventory, added support for Non-EPC compliant tag IDs for Class 1 and improved Class 0+ write performance.
WJ Communications, Inc.