Indoor Mapping Blog

Webinar: Indoor Mapping 101 - Unlocking Opportunity

by Jibestream on 8/20/19 9:10 AM

It's back to school season and class is in session! Throughout the month of September, we'll be hosting a webinar series taking you through the basics of indoor mapping and location intelligence use cases. 

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Approaching Digital Transformation in the Hospitality Industry

by Jibestream on 7/11/19 8:58 AM

Albert Einstein once said that "in the middle of difficulty lies opportunity,” meaning that our challenges are also the greatest opportunities for success. It’s no secret that technology adoption has long been a challenge for many in the hospitality industry, and a large contributor to negative public perception. However, in spite of this legacy of innovation lag, a wave of digital transformation has begun to make its way across the industry in recent years as hoteliers seize upon the opportunity hiding within the difficulty. 

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Webinar: Who is Gen Z and Why Do They Matter?

by Jibestream on 6/13/19 1:38 PM

Generation Z, also known for being the first demographic cohort to come of age after the digital revolution, are quickly driving change in spending behaviors. As the first truly digital generation and with $143 billion in buying power, what does this mean for the future of retail, hospitality, and other experiential industries? 

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What to Expect From 5G and IoT for Smart Spaces

by Chris Wiegand on 5/23/19 2:19 PM

The post "What to Expect from 5G and IoT for Smart Spaces" appeared first on the IBM Internet of Things blog.

"It’s impossible to avoid the buzz around 5G networks as governments, telecommunications providers and vendors vie over who will lead the next generation of mobile internet connectivity. 5G promises to offer significantly faster speeds and more reliable connection to mobile devices than any network before it. That said, 5G is about more than fast internet. The exponential growth in the capacity to carry more data faster will push unparalleled growth in Internet of Things (IoT) technology projects."

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Indoor Intelligence and Emergency Preparedness - How Indoor Maps Save Lives

by Jibestream on 5/21/19 11:01 AM

Most people don’t spend much time thinking about emergencies - many even go so far as to actively avoid thinking about them - but when the worst happens, the effects of one’s emergency preparedness efforts (or lack thereof) will be felt to their fullest. It is at these times that the importance of indoor maps for large, complex buildings is felt significantly. Indeed, there are many instances in which indoor maps can make all the difference to personal safety, and potentially save lives.

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