GIS on Mobile Platforms
GIS data collection and location-based services apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices
View, create, & maintain from the field
Mobile workflow apps are the essential link between workers in the field, and data being stored in an organization's GIS
Farallon has experience with a wide range of mobile devices encompassing everything from traditional field based technologies like ESRI's ArcPad to new smartphone and tablet based platforms. Supported devices include Android based Smartphones, Tablets, and high accuracy GPS units (Nexus One, Galaxy Tab, and Trimble Recon), iOS based devices (iPhone and iPad), and Windows Mobile based devices.
Farallon offers a full range of mobile services including custom application development, implementation of off the shelf mobile technologies including ESRI's ArcPad and ArcGIS Mobile, and integration with enterprise systems.
Workflow-driven mobile geospatial apps
Mobile applications can serve as a crucial link between workers in the field, and data being stored in an organization's GIS. Many common workflows can be streamlined by enabling workers in the field to view, create, or maintain an organizations data from a mobile device including:
- Asset Tracking - track the location of workers or assets they are managing
- Mobile Data Access - allow users to easily access data where and when they need it
- Data Maintenance - increase efficiency by allowing field crews upload updates in real-time
- Data Creation - ensure field crews collect high quality data by enforcing validation rules
- Monitoring - easily track the condition of assets over time
Key features of Farallon's Android mobile solution
Farallon specializes in workflow-driven mobile applications developed for the Open Source Android mobile platform. Applications developed for Android can run on a wide range of devices including smartphones, tablets, and rugged enterprise-class mobile computers with high accuracy GPS receivers. Key features of Farallon's Android based applications include:
Clear, modern, touch interface.
Ultra-fast and scalable map navigation.
Work in connected (WiFi, 3G, 4G) or offline mode.
Real-time upload and download to enterprise GIS resources.
Workflow-driven with built-in data validation.
Work seamlessly with ArcGIS, FME, or OGC-comliant services.
Easy to administer and adapt to new workflows.
Open Source framework with no per device licensing.