- Use Cases
Skyhook helps network operators locate mobile phones and connected devices either in-network or while roaming, in a power-optimized way.
As telecom infrastructure evolves and the number of devices using cellular connectivity grows worldwide, carriers need a reliable source of location for devices operating on their networks.
Skyhook delivers location solutions that work over the top, when devices roam, and while they’re offline.Learn More
As the leading independent location provider, Skyhook technology is relied on by millions of devices from the world’s leading brands. See our story.
Flexible integration options include customizable SDKs, firmware, cloud APIs, and embedded solutions. This flexibility allows location to be integrated at the hardware, chipset, or operating system level, and has helped establish Skyhook as a leading provider of drop-in location solutions.
Skyhook has relationships with many leading chipset manufacturers and is the only pre-validated device-based hybrid solution that works on Qualcomm chipsets. Skyhook-enabled Qualcomm chipsets combine market-leading location software with Qualcomm hardware for a pre-validated and reliable solution that’s ready to use immediately in mobile phones.
Proprietary algorithms preserve device power through minimal battery use, with continuous investments being made to improve accuracy and precision. Great for a number of applications, including smart meters.
A dedicated customer success and sales engineering team to onboard, troubleshoot, and support.
Choose from options that make the most sense for each use case, based on the number of devices and location request frequency that’s needed.
Accurate positioning is not just a critical piece of providing first responders the ability to locate a device user in the event of an emergency. It’s also a federally mandated requirement in the United States and across Europe.Learn More about Emergency Positioning
Solutions Include:Cellular Positioning Hybrid PositioningLPWAN Positioning
Skyhook delivers over-the-top functionality and direct SMLC (LMF) integration to our location servers. These features help deliver location regardless of carrier protocols or specific network integrations, and control plane locations with enhanced accuracy through Wi-Fi signals.Download the Solution Sheet
Talk to a Positioning Expert
Ask your location questions, or share your network-side positioning challenges. We’ll be in touch to answer your questions and explain how Skyhook can work for your unique use case.