Our technology

AlterGeo’s innovative hybrid location technology is the most effective, accurate, reliable, fastest and handiest tool to locate networking electronic devices, including mobile phones, smartphones, tablets, notebooks, laptops, personal desktop computers and others, as well as their users. The universal system of AlterGeo provides the best result of accomplishing any software-based tasks related to geolocation on all key mobile platforms at any part of the world. This is ensured by combining a wide range of positioning approaches, including WiFi, WiMAX, GSM, LTE, IP addresses and network environment based location algorithms also developed by the company.

Nowadays, AlterGeo system has excellent coverage in Russia, the CIS, Europe, Asia, as well as North and South America, and stores data about 135M+ WiFi, WiMAX, GSM and LTE active access points. It serves 400M+ location requests and locates 100M+ devices daily, whereas regular feedback reports allow the database to be enlarged and adjusted in real time with the help of AlterGeo’s sophisticated self-actualization coverage engine.

IT and advertising market leaders use AlterGeo’s technological solution to position users of their web portals, services and mobile apps, provide them with location-aware features, geotarget advertisements, and collect geostatistical information on the density of people in specified urban areas at any time of the day, week, month or year.

Depending on specific goals of its use, AlterGeo system can be accessible through API or deployed on the client side as an on-premises solution.

  • WiFi, WiMAX, GSM, LTE access points traced: 135M+
  • Devices located daily: 100M+
  • Location requests served daily: 400M+
  • Hybrid positioning accuracy: 20-30 meters
  • IP positioning accuracy: 500-1,000 meters