Where's Wi-Fi Waldo? A White Paper on Location-Based Services

Apr 08, 2009

Download Physically keeping track of all of your expensive mobile assets is very inefficient, time-consuming, and often results in missing mobile assets, which are unaccounted for. Cisco has a location-aware solution that puts an end to this daunting task. Using Cisco's Wireless Control System (WCS), controller-based access points, Cisco 3300 Series Mobility Service Engine, and Cisco compatible radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, you can locate your mobile assets by looking at a digitized version of your floor plan. You will see an icon representing the device(s) you are tracking displayed right on your floor, and the accuracy is very impressive. Cisco's location-aware devices and RFID tag partners can also extract location data from your mobile assets