Our indoor navigation mobile application03/02/2016
Our solution is smart indoor positioning and navigation (IPIN) mobile application where users with the help of a smartphone can receive indoor voice guided navigation and location based information alerts to make it easy to find and explore places and items in places like shopping malls, museums or other “big” buildings catering to the needs of visitors. The initiative is run under the UAE based startup Smart Navigation SystemThe solution is delivered as an Internet based service with two client interfaces:
A mobile phone based consumer application for positioning, way-finding and information
A control panel application for the venue and shop owners for entering and maintaining data about shops, products, information and campaigns as well as accessing the analytical data and information about the venue visitor’s behavior
Residents of many cities often have problems finding their way inside large, complex buildings. And once they there, they may not find enough information about the attraction point, leaving them vaguely guessing about their item of interest.
The department’s solutions will solve these problems by providing an intelligent indoor navigation system that helps users easily identify where are they and easily find how they can go to their destination with voice guided navigation inside big venues using their smartphones, as well as receiving detailed information about things that they are interested in.
The solution has the following features:
Indoor positioning and navigation on mobile devices
Venue administration from panel
Flexible setup and options for every venue
Display of the nearest venue with distance
Search options by topics and venues
Navigation to the car
Find friends option (needs permission!) and navigation to their location
User privacy management
Specialized functionality for children tracking with a dedicated app
Analytic on user behavior (venues visitors )
Supports English and Arabic Language
Our solution added value & importance
Cost effective solution for indoor positioning and navigation requirements
Designed based on innovative ideas, thus, one mobile application for all participating venues,
Flexible to be integrated with many indoor positioning engines
User friendly interface, can be configured for different types of venues without the department’s coding,
Includes some of the social requirement like finding friends and children
Built in a business model of being locally owned, originated with full capacities of future expansion and development
It is a foundation of developing many useful application serving safety, non-consumer market and people for special needs
Enhancing the visitors experience in the venues by easily finding their parked cars, favorite shop or products, friends, and children.
Venue, shop owners in the malls will be able to send the right message, to the right person in the right time and location based on their permissions.