Six Essentials on planning indoor navigation15.11.2018 | |
Indoor navigation or wayfinding has indisputable advantages. From improving the visitor experience in sports venues, airports and train stations, to supporting an omnichannel approach in large shopping malls, indoor navigation provides a competitive advantage in many industries. However, the process of project planning and selecting the right technology is an intensive one, and it is […]
Part 5: Thinking about User Experience in Buildings28.09.2018 | |
Perhaps some of you have stumbled across the term “user experience” in the previous part. That just shows how important it is to address this aspect of Smart Buildings and PropTech.
Positioning is everything29.08.2018 | |
Summer time, swimming pool time. What exactly does this have to do with positioning? Apart from the fact that the position at the front of the queue of the snack bar is much better than one further behind, simply imagine yourself standing on the five-meter or even ten-meter diving platform of the pool of your […]
iBeacon use cases – mounting beacons and pushing offers was yesterday08.06.2018 | |
In the awareness of many decision makers, iBeacon use cases are still limited to the retail sector and in particular to triggering location-relevant content on the customer’s mobile phone via iBeacon. This is understandable, because this easy-to-implement basic function was strongly promoted in the early years of technology. Also because it is easy to explain.
Location based services: more than just retail23.05.2018 | |
Ze Germans are coming: And they will continue to expand their technological leadership in location based services. The decisive factor will be to what extent location based service providers can meet the requirements of an innovative German Industry 4.0.
NB-IoT – the tracking technology that causes euphoria04.04.2018 | |
It is the technology that is currently causes euphoria for everyone involved in tracking: Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT). The Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) technology attracts with low energy consumption as well as high building and solid penetration and range. Narrowband IoT is a technology in the starting blocks that offers undeniable advantages in the area […]
DDoS-Attacken via IoT: Beacon-Anbieter in der Verantwortung03.11.2016 | |
Mit der technischen Weiterentwicklung von iBeacons geht auch ihre Netzwerkfähigkeit einher. Alle führenden Hersteller arbeiten daran bzw. haben netzwerkfähige Sender im Programm. In dieser Weiterentwicklung liegt eine Gefahr, die erst jüngst durch Ausfälle von Diensten wie Twitter oder Netflix ins Bewusstsein der Öffentlichkeit rückte: DDoS-Attacken. Der aktuellen Diskussion um die aktuelle Anfälligkeit von IoT-Geräten müssen […]