An Overview of Hybrid Location Technologies

Enabling Accurate Everywhere Location


Location-Based Services (LBS) are one of the fastest growing segments in the mobile device industry.

In response to this demand, the wireless industry is utilizing a combination of location technologies to provide a significantly higher level of accuracy (5-10 meters) in all locations, Accurate Everywhere location.

This white paper provides an overview of the key technologies used for hybrid positioning, their strengths and weaknesses, how they can be used independently or in combination, and test strategies required to ensure good performance.