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omlox - the standard for locating technologies

Localization technologies are increasingly used in industrial manufacturing. Omlox is an open standard for precise real-time indoor localization system. It specifies open interfaces for an interoperable localization system that enable industry to use a single infrastructure with different applications from different providers. As the same infrastructure is used, it lowers the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) enabling easy integration of different applications. One key trait of omlox is that it allows for cyber-physical facilitation, combining the integration of industrial software and hardware solutionsin one common ecosystem.

omlox enables unified access to location data

With the ability to integrate software such as Manufacturing Executive System (MES), asset tracking, and navigation with anti-collision, along with hardware such as drones, AGVs, and loading trucks within the domain of localization – omlox is setting a new benchmark in Industrie 4.0. Omlox enables interoperability and flexibility for different trackable providers within single or multiple tracking zones, which is achieved through two core components: omlox hub and omlox core zone.



omlox architecture

omlox hub & omlox core zone

The omlox hub enables interoperability and flexibility within different tracking zones while omlox core zone provides interoperability and flexibility within a single tracking zone. Omlox connects localization technologies like ultra wideband (UWB), RFID, 5F and GPS and displays all location data with a uniform coordinate system.


For more information visit the Website of omlox.

Hermes Award 2020 for omlox

omlox wins Hermes Award 2020

PROFIBUS & PROFINET International (PI) congratulates the industrial partners and participating experts of the omlox initiative on winning the Hanover Fair Hermes Award 2020. For more information please have a look at our press release.

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Omlox is an open technology standard for real-time indoor localization systems for industrial manufacturing.