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Polaris Wireless and Qualcomm Collaborate to Offer Enhanced Vertical Location for E911 Emergency Services

August 26, 2021

“We are very enthusiastic about our collaboration with a world-class company like Qualcomm Technologies,” said Manlio Allegra, CEO and Founder of Polaris Wireless.


Polaris Wireless claims first end-to-end 911 solution with vertical location through collaboration with Qualcomm

August 24, 2021

Polaris Wireless announced that its vertical-location (Z-axis) information can be delivered to carriers for 911 purposes by users of non-iOS and non-Android phones through a collaboration with Qualcomm


Heard on the Street, Episode 51: Adding a Third Dimension to Location Data

May 29, 2020

Bringing new dimension to location data is the field of “3D location.” This essentially takes typical lat/long coordinates and adds a Z-axis. It comes in handy in places like high-rise buildings and shopping malls.


Time to shake the 2D complacency and move to 3D

March 30, 2020

For an industry that makes its living identifying people and objects at a particular point in space, the geolocation industry has been very slow to make the move from two dimensions (2D) to three dimensions (3D). What explains the holdup?


Wireless location gets indoor and in 3D

February 24, 2020

All players in the ecosystem must acknowledge the reality of a 3D world and work towards serving this new market.


2020 is the year when vertical location becomes a reality for public safety

January 15, 2020

2020 promises to be the year when the wireless industry and public safety organizations focus on implementing vertical-location solutions for E911.


Polaris Wireless Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Its Groundbreaking, Hybrid Wireless 3D Location Platform

November 7, 2019

The platform continually varies its algorithms to leverage additional data from all sensors, in any environment, with the highest possible location accuracy


Why Your Location-Based Ad Campaign Isn’t Working (And How to Make It Better)

October 31, 2019

For many advertisers, the location-based ad experience is less than satisfactory. There are many reasons this experience is failing, starting with poor location accuracy, especially in situations requiring vertical (z-axis) and indoor location.


Industry Voices—Using 3D location to save money on lost medical equipment

September 20, 2019

The healthcare industry invests billions every year in new medical equipment. New health technologies can improve outcomes and patient satisfaction but tend to cost more than existing ones, so hospitals are very cautious about their investments.


Industry Voices—3D location technology brings 'paging Dr. Smith' into the 21st century

August 27, 2019

Hospitals are now able to deploy 3D location technology that enables an administrator to locate doctors, even to the floor level in a high-rise hospital building.


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