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Learn more about the latest development in the fields of indoor positioning, indoor navigation and indoor tracking.


How Tracking Solutions Benefit the Tunnel Industry

How Tracking Solutions Benefit the Tunnel Industry

This article shows possible applications of positioning and condition sensors in the tunnel industry.

UWB: Two Localization Techniques in Comparison

UWB: Two Localization Techniques in Comparison

When using Ultra-wideband, there are two types of localization techniques - Time Difference of Arrival (TDoA) and Two Way Ranging (TWR).

Smart Sensors for Condition Monitoring

Smart Sensors for Condition Monitoring

The Internet of Things has taken the evolution of sensors to a different level. Smart sensors such as infrared, ultrasound, light, humidity, motion, pressure, air quality etc. are used to capture real-time data which can then be analyzed and made available to improve decision making, traceability, quality assurance and process control.

The Use of Tracking Solutions in Industrial Environments

The Use of Tracking Solutions in Industrial Environments

In industrial applications, a large number of sensor technologies are used to improve processes and make them more efficient. With the help of tracking solutions, processes can not only be optimized in production facilities, but also the working environment of people can be made more efficient and more pleasant.

The Power of Location – Creating Value Through Location Analytics

The Power of Location – Creating Value Through Location Analytics

A well-known fact is that businesses today are confronted with the explosion of data. What many decision makers don’t know, however, is the value of location data and the intelligence that geospatial analysis can offer. We show some opportunities to exploit the potential that location data can bring.

Choosing the Right Beacon Strategy

Choosing the Right Beacon Strategy

Are you planning to implement Bluetooth Low Energy Beacons in your company? Then it is important to know which beacon strategy is required for your company. A clear definition of your goals is the first and most important phase in planning. This is where the decision is made as to whether the project is to be carried out successfully and in line with requirements.

infsoft Launches New Developer Hub

infsoft Launches New Developer Hub

infsoft launched a new developer hub – developers.infsoft.com is the new home for the infsoft developer community!

Things to Consider when Planning an Indoor Positioning Project

Things to Consider when Planning an Indoor Positioning Project

You are planning to implement an RTLS? We reveal 7 tips that should be considered in the evaluation process.

infsoft 2017 Year in Review

infsoft 2017 Year in Review

2017 was another big year in the rapid development of the Internet of Things, and it was another great year for infsoft.

Workspace Utilization: Choosing the Right Technology

Workspace Utilization: Choosing the Right Technology

Which technology is more suitable for monitoring how different areas in offices are being used – Wi-Fi or BLE?

Brand New White Paper on Indoor Positioning

Brand New White Paper on Indoor Positioning

You want to dive into the topic of indoor positioning or are about the get your project started? Before you go for it, you might want to read the brand new white paper we have released.

The Benefits of Indoor Tracking for the Automotive Industry

The Benefits of Indoor Tracking for the Automotive Industry

Real-time tracking – a special form of automation – is of central importance for the automotive sector.

5 Ways Real-Time Tracking Can Revolutionize Healthcare

5 Ways Real-Time Tracking Can Revolutionize Healthcare

We have picked out 5 ways indoor positioning technologies like beacons can be used to revamp the healthcare sector.

Technologies for Server-Based Indoor Positioning Compared: Wi-Fi vs. BLE vs. UWB vs. RFID

Technologies for Server-Based Indoor Positioning Compared: Wi-Fi vs. BLE vs. UWB vs. RFID

There is a wide variety of technologies on which server-based indoor positioning systems can be based. In this blog post, we introduce you to the most common ones – Wi-Fi, BLE, UWB and RFID – and point out benefits and obstacles respectively.

infsoft Summer Celebration 2017

infsoft Summer Celebration 2017

infsoft celebrated its annual summer festival.

Location-Based Marketing: Reaching out to Customers on the Move

Location-Based Marketing: Reaching out to Customers on the Move

Location-based marketing has received great attention in recent years. The application possibilities are hardly limited.

Adding IP Cameras to Your Indoor Positioning System

Adding IP Cameras to Your Indoor Positioning System

Especially in logistics and security, it is worthwhile to have an indoor positioning system complemented by external cameras.


Object Identification Using RFID

Object Identification Using RFID

RFID is one of the most versatile technologies in the field of indoor localization and can be used in nearly every industry. But how does an RFID system work and what advantages does it offer?

How to Bring Employee Productivity to a Good Level

How to Bring Employee Productivity to a Good Level

Find out how companies can introduce state-of-the-art technology to boost employee productivity.
This is a guest post by Bruce Wahl from Technivorz.

infsoft Locator Nodes: Modular All-Rounders for Indoor Positioning

infsoft Locator Nodes: Modular All-Rounders for Indoor Positioning

The applications in which indoor positioning is used are becoming more and more diverse. That’s why we at infsoft have developed our hardware with the aim of making our indoor solutions usable for a variety of application scenarios.