|By PR Newswire||
|January 14, 2014 05:02 AM EST||
NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Mobile Phone Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS) and Real Time Locating Systems (RTLS) 2014-2024
The term Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS) primarily concerns location-based services on mobile phones where GPS does not work. The term Real Time Locating Systems (RTLS) primarily concerns locating people and things at a distance, securely, using second generation RFID. The subjects are converging with Apple, Samsung, Google, Nokia, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and IBM clashing for the tens of billions of dollars of business that is emerging. The first $0.5 billion order has been landed. This subject heavily involves short range communications notably WiFi and Bluetooth and inertial navigation and advanced RFID as it progresses to determining 3D position including orientation and line of travel.
Emergency services, healthcare, retailing, manufacturing, logistics and many other industries will be transformed by what is becoming possible.
The winners in making and operating mobile phones will offer the most compelling new functionality, IPS being a major enabler. The winners in making, integrating and operating RTLS will reduce cost and improve usefulness, not least to encompass mobile phones and other mobile computing. The world's largest companies are locking horns on this.
The topics of IPS and RTLS embrace a value chain from research and consultancy to software, services, hardware, integration and facilities management. Mobile phone app developers and value added enhancements plus ecosystems of mobile phones, web services and more are also involved.
Most of the development and use is in the USA but with other territories racing to catch up. For example, the new Indoor Location Alliance came from Europe but has global players and companies, such as Samsung in East Asia, and is taking an exceptionally broad view from new phone design to RTLS in smart cities. Siemens in Europe and several Japanese and US companies seamlessly integrate GPS outdoor navigation and services with IPS and RTLS.
This report consists entirely of evidence-based analysis following seven years of conferences, masterclasses and reports on the subject produced by the PhD level IDTechEx analysts and team.
The main features of the report, which is continuously updated, are the following:
- Ten year forecast of the RTLS market 2014-2024, platform hardware vs system integration/services.
- Full explanation of what IPS and RTLS are and how these technologies are evolving and converging, with detailed, original graphs and diagrams, largest orders landed and lessons arising. Threats, opportunities and company strategies are revealed.
- Comparison of 105 organisations in the IPS/ RTLS value chain by country, basic measuring principle, standards, frequencies, protocol, range, accuracy, applications targeted and background information. Pie charts and graphs give analysis by parameter.
- Comparison of 74 case studies of RTLS with many pie charts presenting the lessons arising.
- Detailed original interviews carried out from mid 2013 with important organisations in this space.
- Glossary of the challenging jargon, which is different between IPS and RTLS yet often refers to the same or similar things.
1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS
1.1. Indoor Positioning Systems
1.2. Real Time Locating Systems
1.3. RTLS takes off
1.4. More advanced forms
1.5. Market size 2013-2024
1.6. The need
1.7. RTLS is mainly about healthcare
1.8. RTLS mainly gets used in the USA
1.9. IPS and RTLS mainly gets developed and made in the USA
1.10. The link between IPS and RTLS
1.11. Commonality of interest is only just beginning
1.12. IPS and RTLS are almost all about large buildings
1.13. Ranking of frequencies by popularity
1.15. The unique attraction of WiFi
1.16. Basic measuring principle - relative popularity
2.1.2. Very rapid paybacks in healthcare
2.1.3. Samsung objectives
2.2.1. In-Location Alliance
2.4. Second generation RFID
2.4.1. Principles of locating using RTLS and IPS
2.4.2. Choice of infrastructure
2.5. No infrastructure
2.5.1. Inertial/ dead reckoning measurements
2.5.2. Single beam RSSI
2.5.3. Enhanced infrastructure
2.5.4. Dedicated infrastructure
2.5.5. Trend for infrastructure
2.6. Choices of signal interpretation to find position
2.6.1. Angle of Arrival AOA
2.6.2. GPS/ GLONASS trilateration
2.6.3. GSM/ GPRS triangulation etc.
2.6.4. VLF including Near Field Electromagnetic Ranging NFER
2.6.5. Passive RFID tags with enhanced interrogation
2.6.6. Received Signal Strength Indication RSSI
2.6.7. Time Difference of Arrival TDOA
2.6.8. Time of Arrival TOA
2.6.9. Wireless Sensor Networks
2.6.11. RFID evolves to RTLS and WSN
2.6.12. RFID evolves to encompass location and positioning
2.7. Applications, compromises and value chain
2.7.1. Leading applications of RTLS
2.7.2. Technology compromises
3. MANUFACTURERS, SERVICE PROVIDERS AND DEVELOPERS IN THE IPS AND RTLS VALUE CHAINS - UP TO NINE PARAMETERS AND COMMENTARY FOR 104 ORGANISATIONS
4. CASE STUDIES OF IPS AND RTLS IN ACTION
4.1. Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital USA
4.2. Alexandra Hospital/ Singapore National University Hospital, staff, visitors and patients, Singapore
4.3. Alton Memory Care USA
4.4. AM General Corporation USA
4.5. Aobaku schoolchildren, Japan
4.6. Apollo Hospitals Chennai India
4.7. AWAREA personalised marketing/ advertising, guidance for the disabled, USA
4.8. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center equipment USA
4.9. Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull NHS Trust patients UK
4.10. BMW vehicles Germany, UK, South Africa
4.11. Boeing, item level, USA
4.12. Brigham & Women's Hospital USA
4.13. Broekman Group The Netherlands
4.14. Bon Secours Health System, equipment, USA
4.15. BP USA
4.16. Borgess Medical Center patients USA
4.17. Carolinas Healthcare USA
4.18. Changgen Memorial Hospital patients Taiwan
4.19. Chelopech mine Bulgaria
4.20. City halls Japan
4.21. Dow Chemical USA
4.22. E.S.E.G. Euro Security Group, Germany
4.23. Family Housing UK
4.24. Felixstowe Dock and Rail Company vehicles UK
4.25. Ford Van Dyke plant work in progress and finished vehicles USA
4.26. Friedrich von Canitz school Germany
4.27. Hospital patients Israel
4.28. Holy Name Hospital USA
4.29. Home of the Innocents USA
4.30. IBS Japan
4.31. Inco Mine Canada
4.32. Jackson Memorial; Hospital assets USA
4.33. John Deere USA
4.34. Josef-Ecker Foundation Germany
4.35. King Hamad University Hospital Bahrain
4.36. Klinikum Saarbrucken Hospital patients Germany
4.37. The Lasting Hope Recovery Center
4.38. Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital equipment USA
4.39. Lieida Alguare Airport Spain
4.40. Massachusetts General Hospital patients and assets USA
4.41. Marion Correctional Treatment center inmates USA
4.42. Mercy Hospital USA
4.43. Metrotown Mall security Canada
4.44. Midwest College of Oriental Medicine USA
4.45. MKWE farming Germany
4.46. Nagoya Ekisaikai Hospital Japan
4.47. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust assets UK
4.48. NYK Logistics, tracking containers, USA
4.49. Levinoff-Colbex Canada
4.50. Ohio State University Medical Center, USA
4.51. One Housing UK
4.52. Ortrander Eisenhütte Germany
4.53. Palmetto Health USA
4.54. Solstice Medical USA
4.55. Sosteri Finland
4.56. Southeast Alabama medical Center USA
4.57. University Hospital of Innsbruck Austria
4.58. Washington Hospital Center, patients and assets, USA
4.59. Presbyterian Hospital patients USA
4.60. Purple Property Shop UK
4.61. Singapore PSA Singapore
4.62. Toyota USA
4.63. Tung Yuan Hospital in Hsinchu, patients Taiwan
4.64. University of California San Francisco Medical Center USA
4.65. University of Michigan Health System USA
4.66. Vale of Aylesbury Housing UK
4.67. Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, assets, USA
4.68. Washington Hospital Center, patients and assets, USA
4.69. Werribee Mercy Hospital, patient tracking, Australia
4.70. Volkswagen, Germany
4.71. Wirral Hospital UK
4.72. Yanzhou Mining Group vehicle tracking China
4.73. Vale of Aylesbury Housing, UK
4.74. Wolftank Germany
5. COMPANY INTERVIEWS
5.2. CSR (formerly Cambridge Silicon Radio)
5.4. Essensium NV
5.5. In-Location Alliance
5.6. Redpine Signals
APPENDIX 1: GLOSSARY
APPENDIX 2: IN-LOCATION ALLIANCE INTRODUCTION
To order this report: Mobile Phone Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS) and Real Time Locating Systems (RTLS) 2014-2024
Contact Clare: [email protected]
Intl: +1 339-368-6001
In his general session at 18th Cloud Expo, Lee Atchison, Principal Cloud Architect and Advocate at New Relic, discussed cloud as a ‘better data center’ and how it adds new capacity (faster) and improves application availability (redundancy). The cloud is a ‘Dynamic Tool for Dynamic Apps’ and resource allocation is an integral part of your application architecture, so use only the resources you need and allocate /de-allocate resources on the fly.
Oct. 24, 2016 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 3,704
As data explodes in quantity, importance and from new sources, the need for managing and protecting data residing across physical, virtual, and cloud environments grow with it. Managing data includes protecting it, indexing and classifying it for true, long-term management, compliance and E-Discovery. Commvault can ensure this with a single pane of glass solution – whether in a private cloud, a Service Provider delivered public cloud or a hybrid cloud environment – across the heterogeneous enter...
Oct. 24, 2016 03:45 PM EDT Reads: 1,396
Traditional on-premises data centers have long been the domain of modern data platforms like Apache Hadoop, meaning companies who build their business on public cloud were challenged to run Big Data processing and analytics at scale. But recent advancements in Hadoop performance, security, and most importantly cloud-native integrations, are giving organizations the ability to truly gain value from all their data. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, David Tishgart, Director of Product Marketing ...
Oct. 24, 2016 03:45 PM EDT Reads: 2,548
So you think you are a DevOps warrior, huh? Put your money (not really, it’s free) where your metrics are and prove it by taking The Ultimate DevOps Geek Quiz Challenge, sponsored by DevOps Summit. Battle through the set of tough questions created by industry thought leaders to earn your bragging rights and win some cool prizes.
Oct. 24, 2016 02:15 PM EDT Reads: 3,988
We're entering the post-smartphone era, where wearable gadgets from watches and fitness bands to glasses and health aids will power the next technological revolution. With mass adoption of wearable devices comes a new data ecosystem that must be protected. Wearables open new pathways that facilitate the tracking, sharing and storing of consumers’ personal health, location and daily activity data. Consumers have some idea of the data these devices capture, but most don’t realize how revealing and...
Oct. 24, 2016 02:15 PM EDT Reads: 3,927
A completely new computing platform is on the horizon. They’re called Microservers by some, ARM Servers by others, and sometimes even ARM-based Servers. No matter what you call them, Microservers will have a huge impact on the data center and on server computing in general. Although few people are familiar with Microservers today, their impact will be felt very soon. This is a new category of computing platform that is available today and is predicted to have triple-digit growth rates for some ...
Oct. 24, 2016 02:00 PM EDT Reads: 34,149
Governments around the world are adopting Safe Harbor privacy provisions to protect customer data from leaving sovereign territories. Increasingly, global companies are required to create new instances of their server clusters in multiple countries to keep abreast of these new Safe Harbor laws. Is it worth it? In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Adam Rogers, Managing Director of Anexia, Inc., will discuss how to keep your data legal and still stay in business.
Oct. 24, 2016 01:15 PM EDT Reads: 1,448
SYS-CON Events announced today that MathFreeOn will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. MathFreeOn is Software as a Service (SaaS) used in Engineering and Math education. Write scripts and solve math problems online. MathFreeOn provides online courses for beginners or amateurs who have difficulties in writing scripts. In accordance with various mathematical topics, there are more tha...
Oct. 24, 2016 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,004
In past @ThingsExpo presentations, Joseph di Paolantonio has explored how various Internet of Things (IoT) and data management and analytics (DMA) solution spaces will come together as sensor analytics ecosystems. This year, in his session at @ThingsExpo, Joseph di Paolantonio from DataArchon, will be adding the numerous Transportation areas, from autonomous vehicles to “Uber for containers.” While IoT data in any one area of Transportation will have a huge impact in that area, combining sensor...
Oct. 24, 2016 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 844
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftNet Solutions will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. SoftNet Solutions specializes in Enterprise Solutions for Hadoop and Big Data. It offers customers the most open, robust, and value-conscious portfolio of solutions, services, and tools for the shortest route to success with Big Data. The unique differentiator is the ability to architect and ...
Oct. 24, 2016 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 869
The best way to leverage your Cloud Expo presence as a sponsor and exhibitor is to plan your news announcements around our events. The press covering Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo will have access to these releases and will amplify your news announcements. More than two dozen Cloud companies either set deals at our shows or have announced their mergers and acquisitions at Cloud Expo. Product announcements during our show provide your company with the most reach through our targeted audiences.
Oct. 24, 2016 12:45 PM EDT Reads: 4,712
Successful transition from traditional IT to cloud computing requires three key ingredients: an IT architecture that allows companies to extend their internal best practices to the cloud, a cost point that allows economies of scale, and automated processes that manage risk exposure and maintain regulatory compliance with industry regulations (FFIEC, PCI-DSS, HIPAA, FISMA). The unique combination of VMware, the IBM Cloud, and Cloud Raxak, a 2016 Gartner Cool Vendor in IT Automation, provides a co...
Oct. 24, 2016 12:30 PM EDT Reads: 1,217
More and more brands have jumped on the IoT bandwagon. We have an excess of wearables – activity trackers, smartwatches, smart glasses and sneakers, and more that track seemingly endless datapoints. However, most consumers have no idea what “IoT” means. Creating more wearables that track data shouldn't be the aim of brands; delivering meaningful, tangible relevance to their users should be. We're in a period in which the IoT pendulum is still swinging. Initially, it swung toward "smart for smar...
Oct. 24, 2016 12:30 PM EDT Reads: 996
@ThingsExpo has been named the Top 5 Most Influential Internet of Things Brand by Onalytica in the ‘The Internet of Things Landscape 2015: Top 100 Individuals and Brands.' Onalytica analyzed Twitter conversations around the #IoT debate to uncover the most influential brands and individuals driving the conversation. Onalytica captured data from 56,224 users. The PageRank based methodology they use to extract influencers on a particular topic (tweets mentioning #InternetofThings or #IoT in this ...
Oct. 24, 2016 12:15 PM EDT Reads: 8,425
SYS-CON Events announced today that Niagara Networks will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Niagara Networks offers the highest port-density systems, and the most complete Next-Generation Network Visibility systems including Network Packet Brokers, Bypass Switches, and Network TAPs.
Oct. 24, 2016 11:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,313