Orion delivers the industry’s first high-accuracy 3D location solution
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orion
Labs, Inc., provider of the award-winning Voice Platform for teams,
announced Advanced Location Services, the first high-accuracy,
carrier-independent 3D location platform delivered using Polaris
Wireless. With Advanced Location Services, Orion provides enterprises
and public safety agencies with pinpoint location, both indoors and in
high-rise buildings, with floor-level and room-level accuracy. The
integration delivers enhanced situational awareness and improved
operational efficiency in GPS-deprived environments by tracing the
location of Orion managed devices.
“The indoor location of personnel and equipment assets is a vital piece
of the puzzle for many mobile business-critical applications,” said
Ramon Llamas, research director at global market intelligence firm IDC.
“The Orion Voice Platform addresses this challenge by deploying the
comprehensive Polaris 3D location toolkit with APIs, providing proven
Orion’s new solution solves one of the most pressing needs in public
safety today: knowing exactly what floor or room a team member or 911
caller is located. Plus, Orion customers in any industry using Advanced
Location Services can locate team members on the vertical axis accurate
to three meters’ distance to keep teams better-informed and
better-connected. The technology offers enhanced team performance and
improves worker safety across the board.
“For our hospitality and retail customers, this offers the opportunity
to greatly improve guest services and the experience they deliver. For
public safety and healthcare customers, this integration has the
potential to save lives,” said Jesse Robbins, founder and CEO of Orion.
Orion’s customers can subscribe to Advanced Location Services today to
allow their teams to see what floor they’re on or which room they’re in,
as well as to integrate location awareness with AI Workflows. To learn
more, contact [email protected].
About Orion Labs Inc.
Orion Labs Inc. is transforming the way teams collaborate and work using
the power of Voice. Orion delivers instant and secure voice and location
communication across a constellation of connected devices, applications,
and AI-powered services. The Orion
Push to Talk app enables mobile teams to communicate without losing
focus, on any device, across any distance, without boundaries. The
company recently announced Orion
Sync, a ground-breaking PTT wearable with integrated LTE and Wi-Fi
connectivity. The company provides a powerful API and SDK for developers
to build, integrate, and create new software, voice bots, and services
powered by the Orion platform.
Orion was recently named an IDC Innovator, received a 2019 Edison Award
for Materials Science & Engineering and won the 2018 “IoT Wearables
Innovation Vendor of the Year” award. The company was founded by cloud
infrastructure pioneers Jesse Robbins and Greg Albrecht, who were
inspired by their unique experiences using traditional radios as first
responders. Orion is backed by leading investors and is based in San