The Role of Bluetooth Low Energy For Indoor Positioning Applications

Taylor Heinecke and Mark Wolfe
Montana State University - Bozeman
Computer Science Department
Bozeman, MT USA

Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), standardized in 2010, is attracting a lot of attention and is becoming a primary technology for indoor positioning solutions. Other technologies, such as WiFi, Bluetooth, and RFID are currently being used for indoor positioning, but have limita