On October 2nd in Chicago, Kevin Turner keynoted EPC Connection 2007, one of the largest Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) events. Kevin’s roles as COO of Microsoft and formerly as CIO of Wal-Mart Stores have given him a unique perspective on the business impact of RFID and how it can transform organizations. His keynote highlighted why the right time for RFID is now and how users can unleash its potential with new solutions that leverage physical data to drive real-time competitive advantage. Additionally, Microsoft participated in a Q & A session with HP, Intel and customer Blue C Sushi, in which HP announced the HP Connector Solution for use with SAP® applications and Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2.