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The promise of 5G wireless networks and 3D location applications

The promise of 5G wireless networks and 3D location applications

5G will bring more advanced applications, many of which will be enabled by 3D location, providing an unbeatable combination of speed and accuracy. With all this optimism, is the promise of 5G too good to be true?

Apr 7, 2020


Putting location technology to work in a public health emergency

Putting location technology to work in a public health emergency

During a pandemic, public health authorities must focus on many tasks, with perhaps the most important one being to understand how viruses spread and do what is possible to contain or at least slow the spread of the virus.

Mar 24, 2020


Proving Z-axis location works – seeing is believing!

Proving Z-axis location works – seeing is believing!

Polaris Wireless 3D location technology is a relatively new concept for those that have staked their businesses on the ability to locate someone or something in two dimensions.

Mar 4, 2020


Impressions from the GeoBuiz 2020 Summit

Impressions from the GeoBuiz 2020 Summit

I recently had the pleasure of speaking at this year’s GeoBuiz Summit in Monterey, California. The panel on which I co-presented was titled Location Data Platforms: Powering Anything Anywhere.

Jan 17, 2020


A look forward to 2020 – location and public safety

A look forward to 2020 – location and public safety

2020 will be the year that vertical location becomes a reality for public safety applications.

Jan 15, 2020


A look back at 2019

A look back at 2019

As the calendar counts down to the end of 2019, I am impressed by the major developments that Polaris Wireless, and the broader location industry, accomplished this year

Dec 18, 2019


Polaris Wireless is forging cutting-edge university partnerships

Polaris Wireless is forging cutting-edge university partnerships

Polaris Wireless is proud to partner with leading universities to share findings, develop new technology, and promote the use of high-accuracy, software-based 3D location in new environments.

Dec 10, 2019


Polaris Wireless named Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award Winner for Indoor Location Positioning

Polaris Wireless named Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award Winner for Indoor Location Positioning

The award highlights Polaris Wireless’ leadership in vertical location “with floor-level accuracy…well ahead of meeting the new industry standards,” and goes on to cite many of the advancements that the company has achieved.

Nov 7, 2019


The impact of floor-level vertical location – one year on

The impact of floor-level vertical location – one year on

Polaris Wireless announced floor-level vertical location just over one year ago, and since then we have progressed our activities to bring this innovative technology to serve a wide variety of use cases, with more to follow.

Oct 18, 2019


Using 3D location to track high-value medical equipment

Using 3D location to track high-value medical equipment

Polaris Wireless is working with partners who offer tracking applications enabled by our 3D Location Platform to ensure that all medical equipment and other assets are always accounted for.

Oct 2, 2019


Location as a Service (LaaS) is Integral to a Variety of Industries

Location as a Service (LaaS) is Integral to a Variety of Industries

Businesses interested in running more efficiently, growing revenue, creating a better customer experience, and tracking high-value assets are seeking out high-accuracy, quality location technology for important applications

Sep 11, 2019


3D Location is Driving Advances in the Healthcare Industry

3D Location is Driving Advances in the Healthcare Industry

The benefits of Polaris Wireless floor-level accuracy 3D location technology apply well beyond locating first responders and emergency callers. I am excited about recent developments our company has made in the healthcare industry.

Aug 27, 2019


3D Location is Making Enterprises More Secure

3D Location is Making Enterprises More Secure

Companies across various industries are focused on enterprise security to keep employees safe, maintain a secure work environment, and keep track of valued assets and equipment.

Aug 22, 2019


APCO 2019 – Impressions from Last Week’s Event

APCO 2019 – Impressions from Last Week’s Event

Last week I attended APCO 2019 in Baltimore, where I led a panel of public safety and technology experts discussing ‘The Impact of 3D Location Technology on Public Safety and First Responders.’

Aug 20, 2019


Shining Light on How the FCC Develops Location Accuracy Requirements

Shining Light on How the FCC Develops Location Accuracy Requirements

Here at Polaris Wireless, our commitment to public safety includes engaging with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), where engineers meet lawyers and lobbyists to create regulation that serves a purpose.

Aug 12, 2019


As Hurricane season warms up, Location Technology Promises to Improve the Public Safety Response

As Hurricane season warms up, Location Technology Promises to Improve the Public Safety Response

Hurricane season promises to be active this year and as authorities prepare for the next storm public safety organizations must look at how high-accuracy location technology can help with preparation for, and rescue and cleanup after the next hurricane

Jul 19, 2019

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