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Top 10 Vendors to Watch in Mobile and Location Aware Technology

Faced with grim predictions of energy supply and consumption, companies are searching for cleaner, smarter, and more conscientious methods of energy production, transmission, and distribution.

The Geographic Information System (GIS) along with mobile location and awareness technologies are supporting and underlying the progress, and has improved the energy is produced and delivered. In the energy sector, GIS is used to assist with discovering new generation facilities, helping determine the optimum route for new transmission and distribution lines, to determining demographic changes as part of long range planning, and to developing emergency evacuation plans around nuclear generating facilities.

GPS, Assisted GPS (A-GPS), Wi-Fi, Enhanced Observed Time Difference (E-OTD) and Enhanced GPS (E-GPS)--a plethora of location aware technologies and location APIs are the major driving forces that are making it easier for mobile application developers to gain access to location information and develop innovative location based service applications.

In the last few months, we have looked at the scores of mobile location and aware technology solution providers and have shortlisted the ones that are at the forefront of tackling challenges in the arena. A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, Analysts and the editorial board of Energy CIO Insights have selected the final 10.

We present to you the ‘Top 10 Vendors to Watch in Mobile and Location Aware Technology-2016’

Company Logo Company Name Company Description
AIRmobility AIRmobility’s objective is to provide managements have detailed visibility into the field activities without physically being there
CartoPac International CartoPac’s solutions enable superior field asset decisions while significantly reducing operating costs
CompassData CompassData is well versed in pipeline locating and mapping, oil and gas pad inventory and compliance surveys and web map hosting.
Fulcrum Provider of mobile form application, enabling users to design custom data collection apps, manage field works, and create comprehensive reports.
Geographic Technologies Group A full-service local government GIS consulting company offering GIS products that spatially enable various enterprise solutions and integrates an organization's IT investment via a common interface.
Interloc Solutions Interloc works with energy & utility clients in all stages of Maximo lifecycle from consideration and implementation to support.
New Century Software Offers GIS technology and services to the oil and gas industry.
Shipcom Wireless Provider of integrated mobility, RFID, RTLS, other AIDC technologies, workflow management, and operational dashboards for world class enterprises.
Tagstone TagStone’s industry-compliant solutions help track both people and equipment in hazardous onshore and offshore environment.
TerraMar Networks TerraMar Networks is a provider of GPS vehicle and fleet tracking, and GPS asset management solutions.