Asset tracking is important in any industry, but for the military and defense sectors it’s even more critical. Assets in the defense sector are often more sensitive and more dangerous in the wrong hands, meaning that knowing where they are or where they’ve gone is essential. While a shortage of defense assets means being unprepared in perilous situations. ASPIS Weapons Management System addresses these requirements, building on secure RFID exchanges.
The international community has built and continues to maintain a comprehensive set of international treaties, guidance and reporting instruments in the fields of arms transfers and small arms and light weapons (SALW) controls. These instruments detail the key systems that states should have in place in order to exercise effective control over the manufacture, storage, sale, transfer and disposal of conventional arms and SALW.