New book announcement: Local Positioning Systems: LBS Applications and Services by Krzysztof W Kolodziej (Taylor & Francis/CRC Press)

Local Positioning Systems: LBS Applications and Services by Krzysztof W Kolodziej, MapXperts, San Francisco, California, USA and Johan Hjelm, Gambarimashoka Production, Stockholm, Sweden

List Price: $99.95; Cat. # 3349; ISBN: 0849333490; Publication Date: 5/3/2006; 488 pp.

Local Positioning Systems: LBS Applications and Services explores the possible approaches and technologies to location problems including people and asset tracking, mobile resource management, public safety, and handset location-based services. The book examines several indoor positioning systems, providing detailed case studies of existing applications and their requirements, and shows how to set them up. Other chapters are dedicated to position computation algorithms using different signal metrics and determination methods, 2D/3D indoor map data and location models, indoor navigation, system components and how they work, privacy, deployment issues, and standards. In detail, the book explains the steps for deploying a location-enabled network, including doing a site-survey, creating a positioning model and floor maps, and access point placement and configuration. Also presented is a classification for network-based and ad-hoc positioning systems, and a framework for developing indoor LBS services.

This comprehensive guide will be invaluable to students and lecturers in the area of wireless computing. It will also be an enabling resource to developers and researchers seeking to expand their knowledge in this field.

For pricing information or to order a copy of this book, visit Amazon Book Store.

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