19 November 2015

Prosegur adds Quuppa Intelligent Locating System to iTrack MRM platform

Prosegur-logoHelsinki & Madrid | Prosegur and Quuppa announced today an agreement to resell and distribute the Quuppa Intelligent Locating System™ as part of the Prosegur iTrack MRM (Mobile Resources Management) Platform across the global service offering of Prosegur. The agreement enables Prosegur to offer their customers more efficient guarding solutions, plus additional features that help manage valuable assets and business critical processes.

Quuppa Intelligent Locating System™ is a powerful technology platform for novel Location Based Services and applications. It enables reliable real-time tracking of Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) -enabled smart Tags and devices, with accuracy less than one meter.

Among the services offered by Prosegur, iTrack is a Mobile Resources Management platform using indoor positioning technologies. It enables knowing the real-time location and availability of security resources, maximizing efficient use of them. The new Prosegur platform, improved with Quuppa technology, allows assigning critical tasks to different service groups, thus achieving traceability and automation. These tasks can be daily services, for example security rounds or supplies delivery; or they can be responses to exceptional situations, such as emergency procedures. P

rosegur Corporate Director, Manned Guarding Business, Federico Meeus, stated that innovation is a key aspect in the Company. Prosegur analyses customers’ needs and then proposes individualized solutions that incorporate high-tech security services with  maximized guarding efficiency.

“iTrack allows redefining the teams assigned to the different services and assigning them new tasks as needed, in real-time. As a result, the customer will have a higher level of auditable security. He can also monitor service coverage in real time, together with improving emergency and evacuation plans and procedures”, Meeus described.

Kimmo Kalliola, CEO of Quuppa, noted that accurate and reliable real-time positioning is a vital piece of today’s MRM solutions. Feeling proud of Quuppa partnering with Prosegur for delivering the Intelligent Locating System as part of the iTrack service, Kalliola declares:

“When it comes to security applications, the user has to be able to trust the quality of positioning data: this is especially relevant in case of emergency scenarios and mission critical situations.”

For more information please visit www.prosegur.com and www.quuppa.com
or contact Pablo de Santiago, comunicacion.corporativa@prosegur.com or Kimmo Kalliola, kimmo.kalliola@quuppa.com  

About Prosegur Prosegur is a reference in the private security industry worldwide. Through its three business lines – Integrated Security Solutions, Cash Management, and Alarms – it offers companies, households and retail businesses a security that they can trust, based on the most advanced solutions in the market. With a presence on four continents, Prosegur currently has a team of almost 163,000 employees. The Company channels its social action through the Prosegur Foundation that, with more than 32,000 beneficiaries in 2014, works in four lines of activity: education, inclusion of people with disabilities into the job market, corporate volunteering and the promotion of culture.

About Quuppa Quuppa is a technology company that provides reliable real-time sub-meter positioning for location-based solutions and services. Quuppa systems have been successfully applied across various industries worldwide, from healthcare and industrial internet to retail, security and sports. Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, Quuppa is a privately-owned independent company, and is supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).  

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