U.S. Navy Awards WISER Prize for Area Solution

The Naval Information and facts Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic has named WISER Devices, Inc. a winner in the Palmetto Tech Bridge Prize Obstacle.

RALEIGH, NC — This 7 days NIWC Atlantic named WISER Methods, a chief in wi-fi site and monitoring units, a top prize winner for the Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) category in the U.S. Navy’s Palmetto Tech Bridge Prize Obstacle 2021.

Preceding the NIWC Atlantic award, WISER’s ground-breaking know-how has garnered acclaim as a Phase I, II, and III winner in the U.S. Army’s inaugural xTechSearch software (2018), a leading 10 and semifinalist in NASA’s global iTech competitiveness (2019), and a United States Air Power (AFWERX) grant winner in 2020.

The Tech Bridge Prize Obstacle focused on “innovative technological innovation concepts” that tackle vital desires for the Maritime Corps. As a PNT category winner, WISER is a person of only three leading prize recipients in NIWC Atlantic’s problem. Prize winners are qualified for acquisition prospects linked to the competition, in addition to the challenge’s hard cash prize.

WISER’s problem submission centered on providing site info without having reliance on GPS. WISER has accomplished this in a variety of industrial programs using WISER’s have Redundant Radio Localization and Tracking (RRLT) engineering. Like GPS, WISER RRLT provides serious-time positioning data. Compared with GPS, WISER’s wi-fi Locator program operates specifically and reliably indoors and underground, in addition to outdoor use.

“In-the-minute site details is a important problem throughout industries and in defense,” said WISER’s CEO Dr. Elaine Rideout. “Situational awareness generally is dependent on a current photo of where by issues are, and that is the heart of WISER’s answer. We’re happy that our RRLT technological know-how can guidance significant PNT initiatives in the U.S. Navy and other protection entities.”

WISER’s modern protection get the job done involves contracts with the U.S. Military, Navy, and Air Power, as well as quite a few U.S. aerospace and protection contractors.

About NIWC Atlantic
NIWC Atlantic—formerly recognized House and Naval Warfare Methods Center Atlantic—is responsible for procedure integration, enhancement, and acquisition linked to “information warfare abilities.” This includes guidance for initiatives for “the naval, joint and nationwide warfighter.”

About WISER Programs, Inc.
WISER’s ground breaking Redundant Radio Localization and Tracking (RRLT) provides scalable actual- time positioning without requiring—or interfering with—WiFi or GPS. The technique autonomously reviews precise (sub-meter-to inch-level) coordinates by way of a laptop or computer or cellular system and is accurate even without having line-of-sight in cluttered, metallic, or complicated producing environments where traditional monitoring technologies carry out improperly. The procedure is lightweight and transportable and can be deployed in minutes, indoors or out. While WISER’s Locator has only been on the market place for a handful of a long time, 25% of WISER prospects are Fortune 500 firms, together with numerous large aerospace, automotive, and defense businesses, as properly as a number of U.S. Government agencies. WISER designs and manufactures its products in North America.

Media Get hold of: Stephen Taylor, WISER Units, Inc. stephen.taylor@wisersystems.com.