In 2019, NAO Track is hugely successful on the healthcare market with hospitals and clinics as well as on industrial markets. Today, Pole Star delivers a unique Indoor Location 360, which enables clients to optimize the cost of the infrastructure deployed and maximize ROI.
In 2018, Pole Star launches commercialization of a new product offering, NAO Track, dedicated to tracking assets and people. A TAG enabled solution, NAO Track is positively welcomed on the market with the first operational deployments completed in the second half of 2018. Pole Star is one of the ten worldwide firms to be a part of the very first Magic Quandrant by Gartner, the « Magic Quandrant for Indoor Location Services, Worldwide ».
In 2017, the company structures and unites the Pole Star community of integrators and distributors with the launch of « Connect Days » in Europe and North America. An annual event focusing on a specific topic, Connect Days brings together clients, partners, experts, and influencers.
With 500 % growth over the last 4 years, 20 % monthly growth in the number of users and 200 000 daily hits on our platform during the month of February, we are on the way to making Indoor location global. The Pole Star vision and strategy is to deliver global coverage, fast and easy integration means and seamless indoor/outdoor transitions for all large, complex venues accommodating large numbers of people.
NAO Micro and NAO Campus merge to become the NAO solution.
Worldwide growth : Global expansion and Fortune 500 companies choose Pole Star technology.
The Pole Star solution is end to end. NAO Cloud is the all-in-one online platform to make deployment fast, easy and autonomous. NAO Analytics is launched by Pole Star.
A year of major launches: Operation office in Silicon Valley. NAO-Campus® Apple app availability: iOS full compatibility – Wifi/GPS/Bluetooth 4.0/Motion sensors/Map fusion December : + 50 000 square foot deployed for location based services worldwide with NAO Campus
Conquering the transportation market Paris Charles de Gaulle is the first airport covered by the Pole Star solution. On a technological level, Pole Star develops a suite of deployment tools to automate and facilitate implementation of geolocated solutions. Technical features: Auto calibration: multi device compatibility with High productivity deployment tool suite
LBS market is scalable with NAO Campus: ANDROID release iOS based on private API. First shopping malls deployed in San Francisco (CA) with NAO-Campus®
Security. First professional use cases of NAO Campus Deployment of NAO-Campus® in an underground parking garage for SDIS (Departemental fire department service) in Haute Garonne (31 – France)
A year of achievements April : At the Toulouse Space Show, Pole Star presents the beta version of NAO-Campus®, the first technology allowing indoor location based services and a 3D mapping navigation. NAO-Campus® is used for business use case in particular but also for mass market applications to improve accessibility. May : Promelys Participations (former Avenir Finance Gestion) enters into the capital of Pole Star to speed up the Go-To-Market process of the NAO Product.
Pole Star earns recognition for its capacity for innovation Pole Star wins the award for Innovative Startup from The French Ministry department of Research.
Pole Star is born under the sign of technology innovation with the mission to bring to the world, accurate, reliable, seamless indoor location service for both professional and consumer use cases.