HID Recognized as a Leader in 2024 Magic Quadrant™ for Indoor Location Services

HID Location Services Recognized for Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

AUSTIN, Texas, April 16, 2024 – HID, the leader in trusted identity solutions, today announces it has been positioned by Gartner® as a Leader in its 2024 Magic Quadrant for Indoor Location Services. The evaluation was based on specific criteria that analyzed the company’s overall completeness of vision and ability to execute.

HID’s recent acquisitions of GuardRFID and Connexient have bolstered its location services portfolio, offering a more robust and complete solution.

"We are thrilled with our positioning in the Leaders Quadrant in the 2024 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Indoor Location Services,” said Marc Bielmann, Senior VP and Managing Director for Identity Technologies at HID. “We believe that this recognition validates our strategic approach to better serving customers through technology and delivery, and we are excited to continue growing the capabilities and impact of our solution."

A Gartner Magic Quadrant is a culmination of research in a specific market, giving you a wide-angle view of the relative positions of the market’s competitors. A Magic Quadrant provides a graphical competitive positioning of four types of technology providers, in markets where growth is high and provider differentiation is distinct: Leaders; Challengers; Visionaries; Niche Players. 

The HID Location Services solution offers modular options to enhance organizations’ capabilities, providing the fastest time to value and unrivaled flexibility. Key use cases for the technology include Safety and Duress, Asset Tracking, Infant Security, People Workflow, Wander Management, and Wayfinding.

"The mission of our RTLS solution is to provide valuable insights that enhance the safety and experience of staff, visitors, and patients within a facility,” said Kerry Brock, Head of Healthcare RTLS Strategy and President of GuardRFID. “We are energized by the momentum from our efforts, including this type of recognition from top industry experts. We look forward to further solidifying our market leadership in the indoor location services space.”

View a complimentary copy of the Magic Quadrant report to learn more about HID’s offering.

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Gartner, Research Methodologies, “Magic Quadrant”, https://www.gartner.com/en/research/methodologies/magic-quadrants-research.

Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Indoor Location Services, Tim Zimmerman, Annette Zimmermann, Nick Jones, 28 February 2024.

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About HID

HID powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity solutions give people convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people around the world use HID products and services to navigate their everyday lives, and billions of things are connected through HID technology. We work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the most innovative companies on the planet. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID has over 4,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com.  

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