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    HERE to launch crowdsourced, real-time Vehicle Sensor Data Services in H1 2017

    Sept. 26, 2016, 3:46 a.m.
    Dominique Bonte, Managing Director and Vice President, B2B

    Through its cloud-based Open Location Platform, HERE plans launching real-time automotive data services based on on-board sensors of connected Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz vehicles. This is an industry first, with competing premium car brands joining forces to launch next-generation traffic flow and incidents, hazard warnings (accidents, extreme weather events and ...


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    Fully Capturing VOD Opportunity Requires the Cloud

    Sept. 6, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
    Eric Abbruzzese, Senior Analyst

    A Thriving Market Still with Room to Grow

    It is no secret that video on demand (VOD) services are a hot topic in the video market, and have been for a while. While most are familiar with the subscription business model from the likes of Amazon Video or Netflix—which ...


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    Kontakt.io Just Made Low Cost Asset Tracking a Reality for Everyone

    Aug. 30, 2016, 12:03 p.m.
    Patrick Connolly, Principal Analyst

    Kontakt.io hs just announced a new rnge of hardware platform on which a new generation of start-ups and applications around asset tracking and RTLS can be built. Kontakt.io offers gateway infrastructure, cloud platform and a range of different tag formats, which will enable low cost indoor asset tracking ...


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    San Diego International Airport: A Watershed Moment for Indoor Location Technology

    Aug. 16, 2016, 4:02 p.m.
    Patrick Connolly, Principal Analyst

    Airports are finally emerging as one of the hottest verticals for BLE beacons and indoor location technology, and San Diego International Airport created an innovative deployment that should act as a prototype for airports across the world on the multiple layers of utility these technologies can bring.

    Airports provide the ...


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    Wi-Fi Technology Today is Nothing Like the Wi-Fi Technology of Yesterday

    July 8, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
    Philip Solis, Research Director

    Wi-Fi Tech of Yesterday

    Wi-Fi has evolved significantly.  If one goes back a decade, the Wi-Fi industry mostly comprised of 802.11g products, and was about to shift to 802.11n.  Wi-Fi existed mostly in portable PCs, some desktop PCs, and a small number of PDAs.  That was single-stream Wi-Fi ...


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