Sonitor® to Demonstrate Flagship Sonitor Sense™ Ultrasound-Based RTLS and Forkbeard™

Sonitor® to demonstrate Forkbeard™, the game-changing technology platform that delivers accurate, reliable room and inch-level indoor positioning to billions of smartphones and flagship Sonitor Sense™ ultrasound-based, real time location system (RTLS) at the annual Cerner Health Conference in Kansas City, Oct. 8-11, 2018

October 03, 2018 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sonitor, the leading provider and innovator of ultrasound-based Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) and Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS) will demonstrate their industry-leading accurate and efficient Sonitor Sense ultrasound-based RTLS as well as Forkbeard, their latest innovation in indoor positioning, at the Cerner Health ConferenceOctober 8-11, 2018 at the Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO. Forkbeard is Sonitor’s new, patented indoor positioning technology platform. Based on Fast Ultrasound Echo Location™ (FUEL™), leveraging acoustic reflections, Forkbeard overcomes the challenges many technology companies have encountered in delivering accurate and reliable indoor positioning of smartphones and other smart devices. Bluetooth®/BLE and other smart device positioning technologies currently on the market can position smartphones in near proximity. Only Sonitor’s ultrasound-based Forkbeard technology combines mobile iOS or Android smart device positioning with accuracy to within 24 inches or less. Forkbeard’s ultimate wayfinding reliability and 100% room level accuracy enables key workflow and safety use-cases such as nurse call response, rounding, staff-to-patient introduction, alert/call routing and duress alert.

“We are excited to be exhibiting at CHC18. Cerner is a long-standing Sonitor partner with several interfaced deployments. We are looking forward to demonstrating the very best technology available in indoor positioning: our flagship Sonitor Sense RTLS with deployments in virtually every use case in healthcare as well as our cutting-edge Forkbeard technology platform that transforms smart devices into ultimate tools for indoor navigation and wayfinding with accuracy levels that have never been seen before! It’s an exciting time in healthcare. Sonitor is committed to continuing to lead the way in RTLS innovation,” said Anne Bugge, President and CEO, Sonitor Technologies, Inc.

Come visit Sonitor at CHC18 from Oct. 8-11, in Booth 723.

About Sonitor

Sonitor® is the leading provider and innovator of accurate and reliable ultrasound-based Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) and Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS). The first and only company to use proprietary ultrasound technology as the primary technology for indoor positioning, Sonitor’s Sense™ and Forkbeard™ platforms work seamlessly together to help users accurately navigate indoor environments and determine the real-time location of people, smart devices (phones, laptop, tablets, etc.) and moveable equipment. Please visit for more information.

Beth Reilly, 877-477-9767 Director, Global Marketing