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Indoor Location Positioning Technologies: Solutions, Research and Trends

出版商 Grizzly Analytics LLC 商品編碼 241082
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 303 Pages
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室內位置定位技術:解決方案、研究、趨勢 Indoor Location Positioning Technologies: Solutions, Research and Trends
出版日期: 2017年01月11日 內容資訊: 英文 303 Pages




  • 室內位置定位:現狀、趨勢
  • 室內位置定位手法和其權衡
    • 焦點:藍芽 Low Energy (BLE) Beacon
    • 焦點:分表室內位置定位
    • 焦點:晶片型室內位置定位
    • 焦點:同時本土化、製圖 (SLAM)
    • 行動SLAM研究的多樣性
  • 智慧型手機上持有室內定位系統的新興企業
  • 帶給行動產業室內定位的企業
  • 開發純粹的技術而非是解決方案的新興技術
  • 擁有還未產品化的技術的企業
  • 持有分析室內定位技術的新興企業
  • 持有依據其他定位技術的室內定位系統的新興企業
  • 持有BLE接近解決方案的企業
  • 開發硬體設備型室內定位技術的新興企業
  • 室內定位R&D:主要行動企業
  • 室內定位技術R&D:主要晶片廠商
  • 室內定位技術R&D:主要網路企業
  • 室內定位技術R&D:其他的主要企業
  • 保有室內定位的智慧財產權的企業
  • 停止營業的室內定位新興企業



The indoor location area is exploding, and will soon reach a tipping point in adoption.

The above line has been the opening sentiment of Grizzly Analytics reports on Indoor Location since 2011, when our first report on indoor location was published. The logic has always been clear: The numbers of companies deploying their solutions in trials skyrocketed each year, and mobile app users are so dependent on outdoor location awareness in their mobile apps that the demand for indoor is clear.

Unfortunately, while the number of indoor location solutions reaching market has risen dramatically, the number of indoor location systems entering true commercial use, beyond trials or experiments, has not yet truly taken off.

Why hasn't indoor location taken off yet? Will it? When?

Grizzly Analytics believes that the answer is multifaceted but a resounding YES. Four challenges have been preventing indoor location technologies from crossing the chasm. And all four are now reaching tipping points, with solutions profiled in this report solving the challenges successfully. With these challenges solved, the industry can truly reach its huge potential.

First, many indoor location systems are achieving significantly better accuracy than was achieved 2-3 years ago.

Second, many solutions today are requiring less tedious setup and configuration than was previously required. This includes use of SLAM and crowdsourcing technologies.

Third, M&A and strategic partnerships has brought the innovations of start-up companies into the strength of major companies.

Fourth, a mature ecosystem has developed in which companies are specializing in vertical industries, and incorporating location technologies from other vendors.

These trends will, we believe, drive a rise in full commercial deployments by the end of 2017, and integration with mass-market apps in 2018.

This report gives technology details of how all of this is happening.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

  • Challenges and Trends Since Our Previous Report
  • Predictions for 2017-2018

Table of Contents

  • Indoor Location Positioning: Current State and Trends
  • Indoor Location Positioning Methods and Their Tradeoffs
    • Focus: Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Beacons
    • Focus: Sub-Meter Indoor Location Positioning
    • Focus: Chip-Based Indoor Location Positioning
    • Focus: Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM)
    • Variations in Mobile SLAM Research
  • Start-up Companies with Indoor Location Systems on Smartphones (95 pages)
  • Companies Delivering Indoor Location to the Mobile Industry (9 pages)
  • Start-Up Companies Developing Pure Technology, not Solutions (7 pages)
  • Companies with Technology Not Yet Productized (7 pages)
  • Start-Up Companies with Indoor Location Systems for Analytics (11 pages)
  • Start-Up Companies with Indoor Location Systems Based on Other Positioning Technology (11 pages)
  • Companies with BLE Proximity Solutions (10 pages)
  • Start-Up Companies Developing Hardware-Based Indoor Location Technology (17 pages)
  • Industrial (not Phone-Based) Indoor Location Systems (23 pages)
  • Companies with Hardware Components Based on 3rd Party Chips (4 pages)
  • Indoor Location R&D by Major Mobile Companies (32 pages)
  • Indoor Location Technology R&D from Major Chip Manufacturers (19 pages)
  • Indoor Location Technology R&D by Major Network Companies (7 pages)
  • Indoor Location Technology R&D by Other Major Companies (17 pages)
  • Companies Holding Intellectual Property in Indoor Location (4 pages)
  • Indoor Location Start-Up Companies that have Closed (6 pages)
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