Gate5 expands into North America with Tele Atlas as exclusive Map Data...

Gate5 expands into North America with Tele Atlas as exclusive Map Data Provider

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gate5, a software technology provider for dynamic mobile guides on intelligent clients and intelligent messaging solutions, and Tele Atlas, a worldwide provider of digital map databases and provider of real-time traffic information in the United States, today announced that the two companies have extended their relationship worldwide to include content and solutions for North America. Through this global alliance, Tele Atlas is the exclusive map data vendor for gate5’s mobile technology solutions.

gate5 combines high speed mapping, routing, geocoding, proximity queries of local and/or remote content, messaging (SMS, MMS, e-mail) and personalization elements in a intelligent client measuring a mere 389kB. gate5 technology is available on most mobile operating systems, i.e., PocketPC, Symbian, Palm OS and Microsoft SPV. Consumer products and applications that deploy gate5 solutions include, manufacturers such as Siemens, Sony and DaimlerChrysler. The coordinated efforts of gate5 and Tele Atlas, combined with gate5’s familiarity with Tele Atlas data, allow gate5 to effectively compress geographic content and effectively manage the content locally on mobile devices. This enables licensees to expand the reach of gate5 solutions and makes it possible for application developers and service providers to deploy solutions that can be easily downloaded to client devices via a CD-ROM, cradle synchronization, infer red (IR), or over the air (OTA).

Tele Atlas is a worldwide provider of digital maps. Its North American subsidiary is based in Menlo Park, Ca. The company enables its customers’ success through unsurpassed leadership in delivering both high-quality digital maps and real-time traffic information for business and consumer applications. Tele Atlas focuses on providing content to key market sectors including Telematics/Automotive Navigation, Location Based Services (LBS), and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). gate5 AG is a software company specialized in the development of state-of-the-art technologies and applications for intelligent devices such as cell phones, PDAs, smartphones and web terminals. gate5 combines geo (mapping, routing, navigation), information (static, dynamic, real-time content), messaging (SMS, MMS, e-mail) and personalization elements in a single function cluster. In this way gate5 offers both complete server-client solutions and local software components that run independently on mobile devices. Among gate5’s customers are leading media companies, mobile operators and companies in the automobile industry.

expands into North America with Tele Atlas as exclusive Map Data Provider

gate5, a software technology provider for dynamic mobile guides on intelligent
clients and intelligent messaging solutions, and Tele Atlas, a worldwide provider of digital map databases and provider of real-time traffic information in the United States, today announced that the two companies have extended their relationship worldwide to include content and solutions for North America. Through this global alliance, Tele Atlas is the exclusive map data vendor for gate5’s mobile technology solutions.

gate5 combines high speed mapping, routing, geocoding, proximity queries of local and/or remote content, messaging (SMS, MMS, e-mail) and personalization elements in a intelligent client measuring a mere 389kB. gate5 technology is available on most mobile operating systems, i.e., PocketPC, Symbian, Palm OS and Microsoft SPV. Consumer products and applications that deploy gate5 solutions include, manufacturers such as Siemens, Sony and DaimlerChrysler. The coordinated efforts of gate5 and Tele Atlas, combined with gate5’s familiarity with Tele Atlas data, allow gate5 to effectively compress geographic content and effectively manage the content locally on mobile devices. This enables licensees to expand the reach of gate5 solutions and makes it possible for application developers and service providers to deploy solutions that can be easily downloaded to client devices via a CD-ROM, cradle synchronization, infer red (IR), or over the air (OTA).

Tele Atlas is a worldwide provider of digital maps. Its North American subsidiary is based in Menlo Park, Ca. The company enables its customers’ success through unsurpassed leadership in delivering both high-quality digital maps and real-time traffic information for business and consumer applications. Tele Atlas focuses on providing content to key market sectors including Telematics/Automotive Navigation, Location Based Services (LBS), and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). gate5 AG is a software company specialized in the development of state-of-the-art technologies and applications for intelligent devices such as cell phones, PDAs, smartphones and web terminals. gate5 combines geo (mapping, routing, navigation), information (static, dynamic, real-time content), messaging (SMS, MMS, e-mail) and personalization elements in a single function cluster. In this way gate5 offers both complete server-client solutions and local software components that run independently on mobile devices. Among gate5’s customers are leading media companies, mobile operators and companies in the automobile industry.