Category: RTLS Tracking

How accurate does Bluetooth tracking need to be?

Accuracy Level of Bluetooth Tracking Tags When choosing an asset tracking system, accuracy and precision are important to consider. This is particularly true for companies operating in the manufacturing and healthcare industries. Being able to swiftly locate the exact location of an asset in a huge warehouse will increase efficiencies. If wandering patients in a...

Why Use Bluetooth for Asset Tracking

4 Reasons Bluetooth will Improve Asset Tracking Simplifying and streamlining asset tracking practices in the most cost-effective way is a major concern for most business today. Installing tracking infrastructure, especially if it relies on RFID technology, is costly and time consuming. Fortunately, the introduction of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Bluetooth Mesh has transformed asset...

The Expanding Role of Bluetooth in Smart Buildings

Using Bluetooth to Build Smarter Buildings Bluetooth mesh has forged the path for smart buildings since 2017. Its initial application in connected lighting proved invaluable, not only through reduce business overheads, but also because the infrastructure could be leveraged for an array of other services. ABI Research predicts that 40% of all smart building connections...

Bluetooth and IoT in Healthcare Facilities

Bluetooth Low Energy and the IoT in Healthcare Facilities According to the Australian Institute for Health and Welfare, more than A$170 billion was spent on healthcare during 2016 and 2017. A$69.1 billion of that was spent on hospital visits. There are 701 public hospitals across Australia that provide around 61,000 beds, with the 30 main...

Bluetooth Angle Estimation for real-time positioning

Real-time positioning using Bluetooth Angle Estimation GPS is one of the best location technologies available today and is used worldwide. It can be used for accurate, real-time fleet tracking. It’s also the most effective way to protect lone workers located in remote, outdoor areas. Despite this, GPS is not an effective indoor tracking solution. Location...