Prosegur includes Situm Indoor Location technology in iTRACK platform
The Security firm will incorporate this disruptive technology to provide unparalleled services for a wide range of premises and customers
Prosegur, a worldwide leader in the private security industry, has announced the incorporation of Situm indoor positioning technology into iTRACK, Prosegur’s MRM (Mobile Resources Management) indoor geolocation platform, in order to offer unique and unrivaled new services to its customers.
As a result of more than 8 years of advanced research, Situm technology can help Prosegur to deliver, not only the highest accuracy while using the minimal infrastructure, intended to track their Security Officers and any other subcontractors and customer’s staff, but also a whole bunch of additional security & management functionalities, while reducing the cost, error and deployment time, compared to previous generation of indoor position technologies, by up to a factor of 10.
The combination of Prosegur spread presence worldwide and Situm Indoor Location Service, a global, scalable and cloud-based disruptive indoor location platform, allows to increase productivity for any sort of staff teams; and also allows to upgrade security, for wide range of different customers and premises, where a high concentration of staff and users characterizes everyday operations: airports, hospitals, sports stadiums, events, universities, manufacturing premises, shopping malls, etc.
Prosegur’s Corporate Director, Manned Guarding Business, Federico Meeus commented: “Situm indoor location is the most disruptive technology up to date in hardware-less indoor location and delivers a brand new set of location-based applications for mobile users, wherever they are, whatever smart device they use. With the new Situm Indoor platform, Prosegur can unlock a myriad of possibilities, for example for Shopping Malls and Retailers or Transport Infrastructures, improving current performance and productivity, while providing, at the same time, a new generation of geo-marketing and staff teams management solutions”.
Prosegur is a global benchmark in the private security sector. With its three business lines – Alarms, Cash in Transit, and Manned Guarding – Prosegur provides companies, homes and businesses with trusted security based on the most advanced solutions available on the market. Active in 21 countries and in five continents, Prosegur posted revenue of 3,959 million euros in 2015, is listed on the Madrid stock exchange with the PSG ticker, and has total staff of 160,000 employees.
The company also channels social engagement through the Prosegur Foundation, which, with over 33,900 beneficiaries in 2015, is involved in four core areas of action: education, job opportunities for persons with intellectual disabilities, corporate volunteering initiatives and the promotion of culture.
More information in www.prosegur.com
Situm is a worldwide leading provider of high precision/minimal infrastructure indoor location technology, delivering to any mobile user the most accurate position in any venue.
From Hospitals, Airports, Malls and Train Stations to Malls, Museums, Public Buildings or cutting-edge smart devices providers, SITUM praised technology is present in endless applications, venues and devices, trying to make life easier for any user, wherever he is, whatever device he has. As an example, SITUM indoor location platform was chosen by the Public Health Service of Galicia, to provide patients, visitors and medical professionals a powerful tool for location, navigation and assistance inside 25 hospitals and medical centers in Spain.
Situm technology was chosen as one of the disruptive technologies of 2016 during last Mobile World Congress 16 and has been repeatedly awarded in the last months.