Fathom Announces Fathom Locator™ – Accurate Real-Time BLE Positioning

fathommain Asset Tracking, Beacons, Events, IoT, Press

Advances in Bluetooth positioning technology bring GPS-like performance indoors April 4, 2018 – Vancouver, Canada– Fathom Systems Inc. announces the release of Fathom Locator™, the latest version of Fathom’s Bluetooth Low Energy Real-Time Location System (BLE RTLS) for XY positioning. Fathom Locator provides one-second position updates, two meter accuracy, and simple deployment into existing IT infrastructure. During the past year, Fathom …

Fathom’s take on RFID Journal Live trade show in Phoenix and the role of Bluetooth RTLS in Asset Tracking

Al Juarez Asset Tracking, Beacons, Events, IoT

Fathom continued its road warrior series in May by soaking in the sights, sounds and sun at RFID Journal Live 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. The show offered Fathom an opportunity to understand how the RFID industry approaches and solves indoor industrial location problems and where Bluetooth RTLS fits into the picture. Conversations with a bevy of RFID solutions providers revealed …

ProMat 2017 – A Turning Point in Logistics

Al Juarez Asset Tracking, Events, IoT

I attended ProMat 2017 to test a value proposition: “If I could give you reliable, automatic location of your people, equipment, and pallets, with an accuracy of 2 meters, and at a cost that is a fraction of systems that provide centimeter level accuracy, would you be interested?” The answer, from over 75 one-on-one conversations, was a resounding: “Yes!” Why …

BC Tech Summit 2017

Shawn Bouchard Beacons, Events, IoT

BC’s annual tech show, BC Tech Summit, ran at the Vancouver Convention Centre from March 14-15, and featured more than 300 BC tech companies. Fathom partnered with Vancouver based QuickMobile, producers of the summit’s mobile app, to showcase our indoor location and beacon technology. Distributed around the convention space were dozens of the soon to be released Fathom™ Tag beacons. …

Mobile World Congress 2017

Shawn Bouchard Beacons, Events

Fathom had the opportunity to attend Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona last month as part of the Canadian Trade Commission and ICT West delegation. If you’ve never been to MWC before imagine 8 football fields lined up next to each other, filled with brand activations from the world’s leading consumer technology companies. There are 8.5 halls to explore along …