18 January Client-Based Indoor Positioning Technologies Compared – 3 Alternatives to GPS 1 MIN READ January 18, 2016 By Gina Wurms infographic, positioning technology |indoor GPS|, |client based|, |WiFi|, |VLC|, |beacons| 0 Indoor navigation doesn't work with GPS - as you all know. Here is a short overview of 3 alternatives to GPS inside buildings. We have published a couple of detailed blog posts about this topic before. So if you want, check them out: Interesting links Learn more about GPS: Indoor GPS Learn more about WiFi: Indoor Positioning with WiFi Learn more about Bluetooth: Indoor Positioning with Bluetooth Learn more about VLC: Indoor Positioning with VLC Here is a short summary about indoor positioning techniques: If you have questions, please contact us. And, of course, feel free to share. Get the white paper for free Great introduction to the topic of indoor positioning Download Related Articles Techniques for Client-Based Indoor Positioning – GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and VLC Compared Techniques for client-based indoor positioning – GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and VLC compared - check out our infographic. Read More Technologies for Server-Based Indoor Positioning Compared: Wi-Fi vs. BLE vs. UWB vs. RFID There is a variety of technologies on which server-based indoor positioning systems can be based – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy (Beacons), UWB and RFID. Read More Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation Using Wi-Fi Positioning using GPS does not work reliably inside buildings as there is no visual contact with the GPS satellites. A good alternative is indoor positioning using Wi-Fi. An additional advantage compared to GPS is the possibility to determine the current floor level. Read More "Indoor GPS" - Techniques for Indoor Positioning Without Using GPS Techniques for indoor positioning without using GPS - learn more about Indoor GPS in our blog. Read More Client-Based and Server-Based Indoor Positioning Client-based and server-based indoor positioning - what are the differences and what do you need for your project? Read More Indoor Navigation & Indoor Positioning Using Bluetooth Indoor navigation & indoor positioning using Bluetooth - learn more about the pros & cons. Read More Comments are closed.