Onyx Beacon Blog

Active Beacons Monitoring the Healthcare Industry

Thursday September 14th, 2017

Photo Credit: NEC Corporation of America Flickr via Compfight cc

As mobile technology becomes smarter with new innovative built-in features, it provides the healthcare sector solutions to make their processes more efficient and effective while helping doctors and other medical practitioners stay productive.… Read more »

TRACKO, the Onyx Beacon RTLS solution, mentioned in an Unacast asset tracking market report

Thursday August 17th, 2017

It is no news that since the proximity marketing industry rapid growth has reached somewhat a stagnation point, the Bluetooth beacon industry is quickly expanding towards the asset tracking and Real Time Locating Services (RTLS) industry. It is quite a natural movement, since this relatively new technology… Read more »

TRACKO, the Onyx Beacon RTLS solution, awarded at Geo IoT World 2017

Tuesday June 20th, 2017

TRACKO, the BLE-based RTLS & asset tracking solution offered by Onyx Beacon, has received the “Best Indoor Location & Proximity Services” award at the Geo IoT World 2017 in Brussels.

Tracko has recently got out of Beta and is available globally, after getting through a series of pilot projects… Read more »

Leading bank in the Middle East enhances customers’ branch experience with Onyx Beacon technology linked to mobile banking app

Wednesday April 12th, 2017

More than 150,000 mobile app downloads and almost 1.8 million user interactions with Beacon infrastructure confirm the success of this innovative initiative

Last year, a leading bank in the Middle East region, announced the integration of bluetooth-enabled beacon technology within its mobile banking app.… Read more »

The secret of successful proximity marketing: create awesome customer experience

Monday March 27th, 2017

It is said that in a regular day a person can be exposed, by average, to anywhere between 3 to 20 thousands of commercial messages. But only a few percent of this information are actually consciously analyzed by the brain and draw our attention. It is those bits of attention the thing advertisers are fighting for every… Read more »

Bluetooth 5 standard brings better support for IoT & proximity beacons, and promises major performance upgrades

Wednesday February 8th, 2017

Mobilizing the adoption of beacons, decrease connection barriers and a seamless IoT experience: these are the three main objectives set by Bluetooth SIG for the brand-new Bluetooth 5 standard. Undoubtely, wireless technologies have evolved a lot in the last few years, allowing much more use cases, especially… Read more »

The Smart Public Transport application, successful in the Transport for NSW Innovation Challenge in Australia

Wednesday November 23rd, 2016

Transport for NSW, the government transport authority of New South Wales in Australia has recently started a strategic program meant to transform the public transportation systems, to drive efficiency and accessibility in this sector’s services, and improve customers’ experience. The program is called… Read more »

ProxBook Q3-2016 report ranks Onyx Beacon as major player in proximity marketing for transportation

Friday November 11th, 2016

The most recent edition of the quarterly ProxBook report, published by Unacast, is dedicated to proximity marketing in public transportation and airports and estimates that 2017 will be the year of massive adoption for contextual-related and proximity marketing mobile applications in this sector.… Read more »

Work with our Beacons @ three awesome hackathons

Tuesday November 8th, 2016

Within the next two weeks, Onyx Beacon is participating, with its hardware devices, at three major tech events dedicated to those passionate by software development in Romania. Three fantastic and ambitious hackathons organized in Romania will provide the chance for the participants to work with the Bluetooth… Read more »

TRACKO, featured in the news by IOT Journal

Monday November 7th, 2016

The last edition of the news report published by the prestigious tech online magazine IOT Journal includes a detailed reference to TRACKO, the solution of RTLS and asset tracking recently launched by Onyx Beacon.

The IOT News Roundup, written by Mary Catherine O’Connor, mentions that TRACKO is a solution… Read more »