iBeacon was released by Apple few years ago and it has been a technology that drives people crazy. As a huge leap in Internet of Things, iBeacon is using Bluetooth version 4 and it doesn’t need any pairing. Which means it will have an easy access to all of smart device around us.
If you are paying attention, all of smart device has Bluetooth inside. For example is Google Glass needed Bluetooth, Apple Watch also uses Bluetooth, and don’t forget all smart devices for smart home. They always need bluetooth and that’s why iBeacon deserves to be called as a huge leap in Internet of Things.
One things that is mistaken in iBeacon is people sometimes confused on how it works. Well, not all the people but some people who just knew this technology would be confused. One thing for sure is that you are going to need Backend as a Service.
Backend as a service is the place to manage all storyline you want to show in the smartphone. Most Backend as a Service will have 3 powerful features for beacon. Here are 3 powerful features of iBeacon Backend as a Service.