Rx Networks’ Global Reference Network (GRN) – Part 1

Drew Davies Points of Interest, Service Delivery

The ability to determine one’s location anywhere on Earth is truly a technological marvel of our modern age. It has enabled countless location based services, which have become so pervasive in our daily lives, that the underlying technology is rarely given any thought. So, let’s take a minute to understand the history of global navigation satellite systems, as a basis …

New Series on GNSS Reference Networks and Location Services Delivery

Drew Davies Points of Interest, Service Delivery

This month, I’m introducing a new series of upcoming posts focused on the underlying, often hidden infrastructure required to support Location-Based services. Over the coming months, the series will explore topics ranging from GNSS reference network planning, deployment and operations to the service delivery architecture required to meet 99.999% service level agreements and billions of transactions per week. Here’s an …