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ADS and Kiana Analytics Announce Availability of Contact Tracing Platform to Reduce COVID-19 Exposure, Curb Spread and Get America Back to Work

5 May, 2020 |

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Lana Sansur

RMR & Associates

(301) 230-0045 x 440

lsansur@rmr.com

 

Steven Seiden

President of Acquired Data Solutions

(202) 423-4487

steve.seiden@acquiredata.com

 

Smartphone Device IDs and Existing WiFi Networks Locate and Monitor Potential Exposure and Spread Forensically and in Real-Time

Rockville, MD May 5, 2020Acquired Data Solutions (ADS) a leading-edge technology and engineering solution provider, and Kiana Analytics (Kiana), a location-based analytics company, have partnered to make available a contact tracing platform.   This facilitates the understanding of the progression and spread of COVID-19 by locating and surveilling people that may have come into close contact with those that may be or are infected.

The ADS/Kiana Contact Tracing Platform collects mobile device unique identifiers (e.g., MAC address) and locations anonymously on private facility WiFi networks. There is no app that needs to be downloaded and no additional software to be added to the existing WiFi infrastructure.

The Contact Tracing Platform benefits include:

  • Ability to monitor a person’s temperature for early detection.
  • Allowing people to anonymously report their health status while maintaining personal privacy.
  • Forensic tracking of infected automatically notifying people that may have been exposed so they can self-quarantine.
  • Zone maps provide where people are congregating (Dwell time) to enforce physical distancing and enable surgical cleaning.
  • Automatically notifies facility management when the infected attempts to reenter.
  • Provide actionable data to re-engineer facilities to prevent future virus spreads

“Together with Kiana, we are dedicated to mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and helping Americans get back to work safely. Our contact tracing platform uses advanced IoT technology, machine learning and actionable insights. Information collected can also be used to identify those needing testing and will help limit the use of scarce COVID-19 testing kits and material,” said Steven Seiden, president of ADS.

“We are excited about our partnership with ADS to Get America Back to Work.  Analyzing who is exposed, who gets infected, and the conditions under which they were exposed may also support identifying insights that provide a more detailed understanding of how the virus spreads,” said Nader Fathi, CEO of Kiana Analytics.

ADS/Kiana offers The Contact Tracing Platform solution as a Software as a Service (SaaS) and pricing is based on number of employees and monthly usage. Please contact ADS for a Demo and pricing information.

To view a video further explaining the ADS/Kiana Contact Tracing Platform, please visit here.

About Acquired Data Solutions

Acquired Data Solutions has over 20 years’ experience providing technology solutions for the engineering life cycle to government agencies and the commercial sector. Our expertise in test, integration, automation and cybersecurity has made the company invaluable to customers requiring solutions to improve their development environment, manufacturing process, and product and system quality. Founded in 1997 in Rockville, MD, ADS’s mission is to provide the highest quality customer experience and solutions to meet our customers’ critical needs and ensure cyber resiliency: safety, security, survivability and evolvability. To learn more visit www.acquiredata.com.

About Kiana Analytics

Kiana Analytics strengthens physical safety and security, optimizes operations and delivers proximity solutions to understand visitor behavior at physical locations worldwide. Corporate campuses, event venues, transportation hubs and shopping malls use Kiana’s patented device detection capabilities and cloud-based software. Founded in 2013, Kiana Analytics is a fast-growing, CCPA and GDPR-compliant company with offices in Silicon Valley, Singapore and Germany. Gartner selected Kiana as a key vendor for Market Guide for Indoor Location ApplicationPlatforms. Kiana was strategically selected by Verizon as part of their first wave of 5G offerings targeting its security platform to first responders and is a Dept Homeland Security (DHS) portfolio company with multiple active projects and plans for a US-wide rollout of its cloud platform. Gartner selected Kiana as a key vendor for Market Guide for Indoor Location ApplicationPlatforms.To learn more visit www.kiana.io. Kiana and IoPSec are registered trademarks of Kiana Analytics, Inc. All rights reserved. All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.