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As we reported previously in “Mobile Data Collection Activities in Emerging Countries,” Mobile Data Collection is being used by Government, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s), International Organizations (IO’s) and Private organizations to monitor, analyze, and report pertinent findings in relation to important issues regarding the environment, climate change, public health, human rights monitoring, epidemiology, population censuses, opinion polls, economic studies and many more.

In this post, we would like to draw attention to one project that aims to help charities and humanitarian aid organizations connect with mobile data collection solution providers. The NOMAD project is a ground breaking project that links humanitarian aid organizations with the latest information management tools to more easily collect, analyze and manage data. [Read more…]

About DeAnna Davidson

DeAnna Davidson is a proven technologist and business leader who is passionate about the power of mobile computing to revolutionize a business or industry, and dedicated to helping organizations use mobile, wireless, and web technologies to their advantage.

Configuration Management of Mobile Devices for Field Workers

Challenges:

Existing Infrastructures: Most organizations have already made a significant investment in a technology infrastructure to support their enterprise. Mobile devices are an extension of the enterprise infrastructure, not a replacement for it. It is impractical and expensive to completely abandon existing infrastructure and legacy applications when leveraging new technologies. Mobile devices must be able to integrate into the existing enterprise infrastructure. [Read more…]

About DeAnna Davidson

DeAnna Davidson is a proven technologist and business leader who is passionate about the power of mobile computing to revolutionize a business or industry, and dedicated to helping organizations use mobile, wireless, and web technologies to their advantage.

Mobile Applications Development for Mobile Device Platforms

Mobile DevicesThere is no common programming language for mobile applications development on all mobile device platforms. For example, to develop and deploy applications for iPhones and iPads, an Apple Macintosh and membership in the Apple developers group with a small annual fee is required. Windows Mobile devices are able to utilize .NET applications. Android devices are able to utilize Java applications. Apple Objective C is similar to Visual C#, but is only supported in native Macintosh environments. [Read more…]

About DeAnna Davidson

DeAnna Davidson is a proven technologist and business leader who is passionate about the power of mobile computing to revolutionize a business or industry, and dedicated to helping organizations use mobile, wireless, and web technologies to their advantage.

Data Collection Software for Online and Offline Mobile Computing

data collection softwareData collection software and mobile computing are changing the way that organizations are working in some of the most remote places on Earth. From humanitarian agencies to new highway construction companies, mobile data collection software is helping pave the way for humanitarian relief efforts and economic development projects. [Read more…]

About DeAnna Davidson

DeAnna Davidson is a proven technologist and business leader who is passionate about the power of mobile computing to revolutionize a business or industry, and dedicated to helping organizations use mobile, wireless, and web technologies to their advantage.