By: Autumn Landry
What It Is
How It Works
How It’s Related To GIS Or GPS
What Is Bluetooth?
Replacement for cable connections
Founded in Sept. 1998 lead by the Bluetooth SIG.
Why is it called “Bluetooth”?
Why was this fitting?
2. Uniting of different industries
3. Simplifies and combines multiple forms of wireless
HOW IT WORKS
Goal- worldwide universal language for devise
Operates on open frequency within the 2.4
Avoids interference multiple ways
Low power signal
Spread-spectrum frequency hopping
79 frequencies changing 1,600 times/sec
How is Bluetooth related to GIS or GPS?
Bluetooth syncs route Tracking
with phone transmitting
GPS+ Bluetooth+ Phone
=Hands Free calling
BT TRACKING IN RESEARCH
BT establishes link between PDA with GPS
capturing data on spot- uploaded to GIS
Geneq GPS Mapping Receiver (SxBlue II)
Targets GPS/GIS mapping professionals in forestry,
agriculture, natural resource and government
Geriatric Patient Location Monitoring
BT sensors relay location information to health care
Once outside location data uses GPS
Monitoring and Marketing
Denmark Zoo- “Bluetags”
Stores monitoring BT owners- where and how long
Bluetooth: Making jobs, research, traveling,
marketing and social networking faster and