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Article describes practical applications of location technologies in specific industries

Location-based technologies in healthcare asset management

The management of mobile medical equipment is a significant challenge for many hospitals.  An average mid-size hospital has thousands of mobile devices in continuous motion.  Keeping track of their whereabouts and being able to locate them quickly is essential to … Continue reading

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Measuring Crowds or People Counting: What’s the difference?

People counting is widely used, but can it do crowd sizing? People counting technology has been widely used for years, and in many venues.  Most notably, it has been used by retailers to determine how many people visit their store.  … Continue reading

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How can Pedestrian Counts boost Urban Planning and Real Estate development?

Urban planners and real-estate developers need up-to-date information about pedestrian traffic in target areas to make informed decisions.   Executing a pedestrian study allows downtown planning associations to understand the foot traffic patterns in their districts. The results can be used … Continue reading

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Real-Estate Intelligence for Retail: Where should I locate my store?

There is a lot of information out there about where to locate a retail store.  It could be demographics; it could be the proximity of competitors; or it could be the varying flow of people throughout the day. 

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Hospital staff can find medical equipment, doctors and patients in real time

Hospitals face the daunting task of asset and people management 24 hours a day, often in emergency situations.  They need to keep track of patients, staff, and mobile medical equipment inside buildings and throughout a campus.  How far away is … Continue reading

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