Hemisphere GNSS Announces Atlas Basic – Instant Global Sub-Meter Positioning for Atlas-Capable Hardware

Atlas® Basic offers instant global sub-meter positioning and is available as a free activation for all Atlas-capable hardware purchased before February 1, 2018

Hannover, Germany – November 12th, 2017 – Today, at Agritechnica 2017, Hemisphere GNSS (hall 15, booth E10) announces the Atlas Basic service level for its Atlas GNSS Global Correction Service. Atlas Basic provides users of both single- and multi-frequency Atlas-capable hardware the ability to achieve SBAS-equivalent performance anywhere in the world where the Atlas correction service is available. Atlas Basic is a ground-breaking new feature that offers a proven accuracy of 30 cm (pass-to-pass 95%)* to 50 cm (absolute 95%)* and offers instantaneous sub-meter accuracy allowing for DGPS-level accuracy.

Hemisphere is currently offering Atlas Basic as an activation on all Atlas-capable single- and multi-frequency Hemisphere products purchased before February 1, 2018. Correction service users will no longer need subscriptions for Atlas Basic service levels at 50 cm (95%) accuracies.

Atlas is a flexible, scalable, and industry-leading GNSS-based global L-band correction service, providing robust performance and correction data for GPS, GLONASS, and BeiDou, at market-leading prices. Delivering its correction signals via L-band satellites at accuracies ranging from meter to sub-decimeter levels, Atlas also leverages approximately 200 reference stations worldwide, providing coverage to virtually the entire globe.

“With the introduction of Atlas Basic, we are continuing to deliver market-leading technologies tailored to our customer’s needs but in a totally new and refreshed way,” states Randy Noland, Vice President of Global Sales & Business Development, Hemisphere GNSS. “It’s a game-changing service level that gives our customers an unprecedented price and performance entry point with the flexibility to scale and grow as their business expands.”

Hemisphere Atlas service levels:
Service Level    Position Accuracy
Atlas Basic       50 cm 95% (30 cm RMS)*
H30                  30 cm 95% (15 cm RMS)*
H10                  8 cm 95% (4 cm RMS)*

For more information about Atlas Basic, please call +1 (844) 217-2845 (within Canada / USA only) or +1 (480) 348-6380, or email atlas@hgnss.com.

Please visit us in hall 15, booth E10 at Agritechnica 2017 from November 12 to 18 in Hannover, Germany to learn more about Atlas Basic in person.

* Based on 15-minutes convergence time. Also depends on multipath environment, number of satellites in view, satellite geometry, and ionospheric activity.

About Hemisphere GNSS
Hemisphere GNSS is an innovative technology company that designs and manufactures high-precision positioning products and services for use in OEM/ODM, marine, machine control & guidance, agriculture, and L-band correction service markets. Hemisphere holds numerous patents and other intellectual property and sells globally with several leading product and technology brands including Athena™, Atlas®, Crescent®, Eclipse™, and Vector™ for high-precision applications. Hemisphere is based in Scottsdale, AZ, USA, with offices located around the globe, and is part of Beijing UniStrong Science & Technology Co., Ltd.