Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS)

An RTLS approach of a different stripe offering more options and lower total cost of ownership.

Trusted, Robust and Scalable Location Services

HID collaborates closely with global partners to deliver custom Bluetooth™ Low Energy RFID solutions. Our modular options enhance organizations' capabilities, provide the fastest time to value and offer unrivaled flexibility.

One Infrastructure: Multiple RTLS Applications

Through constant innovation and the routine release of new capabilities within our platform, we continuously bring better IoT/RTLS capabilities to the market that cover a range of industries and use cases.

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Safety and Duress

Offers discreet call-for-help capability, tracks contact duration and simplifies compliance
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Asset Tracking

Saves time and money, boosts efficiency and enables better decision making.
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Infant Security

Protects against in-hospital child abductions and parent-infant mismatches.
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People Workflow

Reduces bottlenecks for patients, guests and employees.
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Wander Management

Protects memory-care patients who are prone to wandering.
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Allows mobile phone interface, step-by-step guidance and aides emergency mustering.
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HID Real-Time Location Services Benefits

HID’s RTLS approach brings gains in speed of operations, improved health and safety, cost savings, inventory management, asset protection and utilization. Consider the following benefits:

  • Lowest cost in class — from initial installation to wearables like wristbands and badge holders
  • Fastest time to value — projects that take months or years with the competition can take days or weeks
  • Full spectrum of options as the RFID leader, we offer an unmatched selection to meet your needs
  • Custom solutions — includes a broad offering of tag, reader and gateway customizations
  • Unparalleled flexibility — The widest range of tags, gateways/readers, form factors, price points, battery-life options, AC, DC and solar options

Real-Time Location Services Architecture

Our RTLS capabilities are accurate to within two meters and customizable to meet your needs, whether it be unique form factors, configurations, customer-specific data or more. The hardware and software combine to present real-time insights. We supply the “blue dot” that identifies location and stands as the foundation for the uses and applications.

Receives dataMore readers=more accuracyPasses to softwareAC, DC or solar HID Bluzone™ middleware Cloud or on premise The blue dot & API integration Transmits dataActive or passive RFIDStock or custom Actionable Insights3rd-party UX, tuning, alerts, etc. View, analyze and act Tags/Beacons Readers & Gateways Software

The Experts Agree

HID RTLS has been repeatedly named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Indoor Location Services, Global. Per Gartner, leaders demonstrate the following:

  • “Cover a broad variety of customer requirements…”
  • “Provide complete and differentiating capabilities…”
  • “Include global service and support…”
  • “Offer the ability to shape the market…”
  • “Exhibit no obvious gaps in their portfolios...”

"HID technicians are extremely knowledgeable, responsive and customer focused…Their plug-& play hardware
makes it easy."

HID RTLS Healthcare Customer

Featured RTLS Partners

HID, along with our network of partners, enables solutions for all industries and for all size businesses. Here are just a few of our partners.

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