NextNav partners with Last Mile to improve asset tracking

MCLEAN, Va., April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NextNavleader in next-generation geolocation solutions, has partnered with Last mile technology, a provider of proprietary asset movement and sensor event analytics services, to enhance the vertical location capabilities of their asset tracking solutions. Organizations can now accurately visualize and understand the three-dimensional movement of critical assets to empower operations, security, and data-driven decision making.

With vertical location intelligence powered by NextNav PinnacleLast mile Multifunctional asset tracker – which has a built-in barometric sensor – can now report precise 3D geolocation data of any asset via API, web or mobile applications. The enhanced service will support asset tracking use cases in construction applications, supply chains and logistics, and facilities management, among others, where the location of assets is critical to continuity activities and the efficiency of operations.

“With NextNav, we are setting a new industry standard for the accurate tracking of an organization’s most critical assets – its people and assets,” said Scot Kane, founder of Last Mile Technology. “Together, we help our clients locate their assets, wherever they are, including multi-story structures and beyond, improving business operations in real time.”

By combining IoT device hardware with purpose-built software, such as NextNav Pinnacle, Last Mile Technology has unlocked unique capabilities in traditional IoT tracking technologies. Specifically, organizations can now accurately track their most valuable assets across geographies without complex and expensive localized infrastructure and hardware that would otherwise be required to deliver accurate location intelligence.

“From industrial equipment deployed in the field to infrastructure and assets located onsite, organizations operate more efficiently and safely when they can understand where assets are in real time, from anywhere” , said Dan Hight, vice president of business development and partnerships at NextNav. “By bringing vertical location capabilities powered by NextNav Pinnacle to IoT asset tracking, we enable organizations to better locate and protect their assets wherever they are and use the data they generate to inform business decisions. .”

NextNav Pinnacle covers over 4,400 cities and towns and 90% of buildings over three stories in the United States. Today, the vertical location network is used to power accurate vertical location services across industries including public safety, apps and games, advertising and marketing.

Source: NN-FIN

About NextNav

NextNav (Nasdaq: NN) is a leader in next-generation GPS, enabling an entirely new ecosystem of applications and services that rely on vertical location and resilient geolocation technology. The company’s Pinnacle Network delivers highly accurate vertical positioning to transform location-based services, reflect the 3D world around us, and support innovative new technologies. NextNav’s TerraPoiNT network provides accurate, reliable and resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) services to support critical infrastructure and other GPS dependent systems in the absence or failure of GPS .

For more information, visit https://nextnav.com/ or follow NextNav on Twitter or LinkedIn.

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