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Kiana awarded location patent for device discovery

20 June, 2018

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – June 21, 2018 – Kiana Analytics, Inc. the location-based platform company that delivers accurate proximity solutions to organizations worldwide, today announced it has been awarded a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent covers industry-first methods for identification of all detected devices.

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Kiana to attend The World Airports Innovation Summit 2018

28 May, 2018

SUNNYVALE, May 24, 2018 — Kiana has been invited to participate in this year’s World Airports Innovation Summit 2018 in Frankfurt Germany by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley to be featured in this year’s coveted Innovation Showcase. The Showcase spotlights extraordinary innovators solutions and demonstrate market-ready and deployment-ready momentum and viability.

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Kiana Was Selected by Telecom Council between 150 Companies as a Top Innovator

16 May, 2018

SUNNYVALE, May 14, 2018 — Kiana has been selected by the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley to be featured in this year’s coveted Innovation Showcase. The Showcase spotlights extraordinary innovators solutions and demonstrate market-ready and deployment-ready momentum and viability. It also matches numerous well-positioned companies and technologies with strategically placed vendors, investors and potential partners.

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Kiana Named Founding Member of Key IoT Consortium to Accelerate Smart Cities/Safe Cities

16 November, 2017

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – November 16, 2017 – Kiana, the location-based analytics company that delivers proximity solutions to businesses worldwide, today announced the company is among the founding members of the I3 Consortium (Intelligent Internet-of-Things Integrator), which seeks to create an open-source meta-layer that supports many disparate and independent IoT users so that their devices can interact with applications in an open and managed IoT data marketplace. Kiana is presenting today at the I3 Consortium Launch Event at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles.

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Kiana Engage Leverages Breakthrough AI Algorithms to Deliver Most Precise Location Calibration to High-Traffic Venues

2 November, 2017

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – November 2, 2017 – Kiana Analytics, the location-based analytics company that delivers proximity solutions to businesses worldwide, today announced a new release of Kiana Engage for large retailers, shopping centers, stadiums, conference centers, universities, and airports, seeking greater visitor insights for operations and marketing. The new solution delivers the first “fine-grain calibration” for advanced mapping of a venue, a Location API for Navigation Applications, and an Executive Dashboard for making more profitable decisions and extending useful analytics to tenants, exhibitors, or other customers.

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Kiana Integrates Presence Analytics Solution with HP Aruba WiFi

17 September, 2017

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – September 18, 2017 – Kiana Analytics, the location-based analytics company that converts visitors to buyers, announced product integration with Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise and the leading provider of next-generation networking solutions for enterprises of all sizes worldwide. The integration delivers Kiana’s universal device detection with unmatched proximity capability to airports, event venues, corporate and university campuses, shopping centers, and other high-traffic locations using HP Aruba WiFi solutions.

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Kiana Analytics Launches Kiana Location Engine (KLE 2.0) for Retail, Stadium, Airport, University, and Other High-Traffic Businesses

6 December, 2016

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – December 6, 2016 – Kiana Analytics, the location-based analytics company that converts visitors to buyers, today announced industry-first functionality in its latest release: KLE 2.0 (Kiana Location Engine). The new cloud-based solution offers businesses across industries e-commerce-like data capture and analytics, including new Predictive Analysis functionality that enables marketers to automatically trigger an email, text or Facebook message to customers or visitors who have demonstrated declining loyalty. Available today, the real-time location services engine also accommodates large volumes of big data, with the capacity to collect and analyze up to 45,000 visitors or passers by in one day.

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Kiana Analytics Named Hottest Company by Plug and Play Tech Center

8 August, 2016

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – August 8, 2016 – Kiana Analytics, the location-based analytics company that converts visitors to buyers, announced today that world’s largest startup accelerator, Plug and Play Tech Center, named Kiana the Hottest Company for July 2016. The award recognizes Kiana’s rapid company growth, fueled by the addition of dozens of customers worldwide, including, San Pedro Square Market, Bobbejaaland Amusement Park, a global manufacturer and retailer of affordable luxury jewelry and accessories, a leading designer of luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, a national chain of liquor stores, and many others. The jump in bookings has led to the company’s annual recurring revenue increasing 30x in 2H 2016, compared with 1H 2015.

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Kiana Analytics CEO to Speak at Interop 2016 About Practical Uses of WiFi for Presence Analytics

26 April, 2016

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – April 26, 2016 – Kiana Analytics, the location-based marketing company that converts visitors to buyers, announced today that CEO Nader Fathi will present at Interop 2016 in the Wireless & Mobility Track. ABI Research forecasts that public WiFi hotspot deployments will grow at 11.2 percent per year, reaching 13.3 million in 2020. With the majority of consumers toting a mobile device and many locations offering free social WiFi, there is ample opportunity for businesses to learn about what happens on their premises and directly engage with customers. In his one-hour session, “Practical Uses of WiFi Presence Analytics,” Mr. Fathi will explain how organizations across industries can benefit from cloud-based device detection and customer analytics software for operations and proximity marketing. He will also explore the pros and cons of using cameras and beacons for visitor analytics.

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Kiana Analytics Makes Real-Time Visitor Detection and Cloud-based Customer Analytics For Proximity Marketing and Operations Available to Multiple Industries

30 April, 2015

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – April 30, 2015
Secures Funding from Sand Hill, Plug and Play and Hawaii Angels Kiana Analytics, the location-based marketing company that converts visitors to buyers, announced more than $1 million in financing from venture capital investors Plug and Play Ventures, Sand Hill Angels, and Hawaii Angels, as well as several individuals. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Kiana is using the funding to turn in-store analytics and social WiFi data into real-time actionable insight, improving the customer experience, merchandising and operations for retailers, shopping centers, amusement parks and event facilities, restaurant chains and car dealerships.

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