The RAIN RFID Alliance is a non-profit organization to promote and support UHF RFID technology. RAIN RFID is a wireless technology that enables businesses and consumers to identify, locate and authenticate billions of items connected to the Internet of Things. RAIN Alliance is a global collection of companies and organizations which develop RAIN technology solutions addressing applications across many vertical markets. RAIN uses the GS1 UHF Gen2 protocol which ISO/IEC has standardized as 18000-63.
With Member Organizations in more than 110 countries, GS1 is a neutral, non-profit, global organization committed to developing and maintaining the most widely used supply chain standards system in the world. GS1 works with trading partners, industry organizations, governments, and technology providers to understand and respond to their business needs through the implementation of global standards. GS1 standards are used by over a million user companies, which executes more than five billion transactions daily.