Five Industries Using Beacons

Five Industries Using Beacons

Beacons are no longer the new kid on the block. They’re an established method of bringing RTLS to businesses at any scale. Beacons met initial success in retail environments but have rapidly found use-cases in dozens of industries. Here are five industry...
iBeacon and Eddystone

iBeacon and Eddystone

Eddystone and iBeacon are protocols. A protocol is a language used to power physical hardware. In the same way that Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are languages for radio communications, beacon protocols like Eddystone and iBeacon are the languages of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)....
Using Sensor Data to Prevent Medication Loss

Using Sensor Data to Prevent Medication Loss

In 2016, Grace Medical Center implemented an RTLS (Real-Time Location System) to monitor the temperature of the environment in its freezers and refrigerators.  In under two months, the deployment had more than paid for itself by the preventing the spoilage of $15, 000...