Sonarax answers the connectivity challenges people have in their daily transactions in a society that surrounds itself with and operates through IoT devices. Following the last two decades of remarkable communication technology innovation with an explosion of the internet era where nearly all transactions are digitized online, people have become accustomed to the digital experience of personalized and immediate interactions. All while being secure and private. However, in the real physical world this experience is slow to catching up with providing the same immediacy, personalization, privacy and security services. Sonarax addresses this chasm. The development of IoT and smart everything is mushrooming but the connectivity between all these newly intelligence in devices is missing. Sonarax solves the machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity problem. Using ultrasonic connectivity is the best and only technology that can address this problem by providing secure, immediate, private and personalized delightful experience. Moreover, as the human to machines transactions change as just discussed, people with disabilities such as people who are blind, people with poor vision, people who are deaf, and people with physical limitation or the elderly that represent a growing population also need to catch up to the new IoT living environment. Sonarax data over sound connectivity creates an equal playing field in connection innovation. For example, people with blindness or poor vision can use Sonarax to navigate indoors, get through any gates, doors, ticketing, and make payments, all through their mobile phones. The transactional world becomes more accessible and safer.
Whether you’re visiting a sick relative or undergoing a medical procedure yourself, visiting a hospital is never a pleasant experience. Hospital buildings are tough to navigate — in fact, most buildings are. If you’re not familiar with the structure, you’ll likely need some direction from staff. The problem is hospital staff are usually extremely busy and unapproachable.
Parking lots, too, are mission impossible, especially when your phone has no service or Wi-Fi. You can try memorizing your license plate number, parking near a colorful sign, or identifying landmark you won’t forget, but it’s challenging. Google Maps, for example, developed a feature that automatically saves your parking location. But what happens when you’re underground with no service?
Airports are another perfect example of how hard is to locate places indoors. If you’re picking someone up, you need to figure out exactly where to wait for their arrival. If you’re the one traveling, you need to allocate precious time to find your check-in area and departure gate. Imagine if you could use your phone to find your airline check-in counter, gate, or any service you need as easily as following your GPS while driving. How come no one has come up with a solution for these issues to date?
Given the nature of sound, in addition to the user’s specific location, it is also possible to analyze sound’s velocity and direction in order to assess the user’s motion. In this scenario, the cellphone itself acts as a sensor and every speaker in a specific environment or venue can act as beacons, establishing a continuous tracking of the device and its users through ultrasonic waves. In no moment an active internet connection, such as Wi-Fi, is required for this highly accurate navigation, and Sonarax is able to rely seamlessly on the venue’s existing sound system infrastructure. Visitors to a hospital, a stadium or a sprawling convention centre, for example, could rely on an application powered by Sonarax in order to navigate the venue. Specific prompts, either for commercial or informative purposes, could also reach visitors’ mobiles as they approach certain specific areas. Alternative existing solutions for indoor navigation, for example, often require special hardware and a complex deployment and mapping.
Sonarax’s sonic indoor positioning outperforms GPS by pinpointing location to an accuracy of a few square centimeters, thus enabling extraordinarily personalized services and applications. Given its high accuracy and ability to work continuously in an environment, the application of Sonarax’s technology within the LBS sphere can be divided into several main areas: indoor navigation in complex venues; proximity marketing and engagement with consumers while they shop; and authentication of identity in sensitive situations such as ATM interactions orin crowd management situations.Ask For a Free Trial >