In 1995 Masoud Motamedi and Mario Proietti founded a company called TechnoCom Location Platform. In 2012, the name of the company was rebranded as LocationSmart. In February 2015, LocationSmart acquired their competitor, Locaid. The foundation of the company is to operate as a location-as-a-service (LAAS) that provides location API’s to enterprises and operate in a secure, cloud-based and privacy-protected platform.
Some of the benefits LocationSmart provides are real-time location tracking for smartphones, tablets, IoT and other connected devices in the United States and Canada. The technology they use for location tracking include cellular network location, WI-FI, IP addresses, landline, browser location and global site identification (GSID) location.
To name a few of the services the company provides include asset tracking. The ability to protect valuable assets with a global cellular and Wi-Fi location. Able to find devices throughout the world and determine location while roaming domestically or internationally. These capabilities work for any connected device that can report serving network attributes. Read more: LocationSmart | Facebook and LocationSmart | Wikipedia
LocationSmart is also leading the industry with automated location insights. It has the ability to know when and where employees are at any given time for tracking purpose. It can effectively communicate the status of any job change in real-time.
In addition, leverage existing handsets with no extra charge. Also, provide management assurance by knowing where their employees are supposed to be. These key features will improve remote vision and detect where resources are located at anytime and anywhere.
Cosumers can also use LocationSmart’s technology via SMS or text messaging. It’ll allow opted-in subscribers to find businesses near their closest location. It can minimize the friction with customers locating your business. Also, it can enhance discoverability for new brick-and-mortar locations.
These features can be accomplished via businesses creating dedicated numbers in which the customer can interact to receive the location of the closest brick-and-mortar store. Consumers can also use LocationSmart for their travel arrangements.
When traveling to your destination, hotel’s will know when guests plan to arrive and monitor dwell time to predict engagement actions. They can present local and relevant timely offers. Provide personalized service and enhance customer loyalty to create ambassadors for your brand.
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