Gent and Paris: Tele Atlas and Maporama Solutions have announced a multi-year agreement whereby Maporama Solutions will use Tele Atlas’ global maps and location content to power its range of professional digital mapping solutions. Maporama products covered under the agreement include the Maporama GeoPlatform, the Maporama MarketPlace Locator and the Maporama GeoDashboard.
Peter van der Fluit, Senior Vice President of Tele Atlas said, “This new relationship allows Tele Atlas to further extend its leadership position in the European internet market, where many of the best online mapping services already leverage Tele Atlas maps.”
Maporama Solutions offers mobile and web services and solutions to business-to-business customers around the world. By customising map information to combine the strengths of geographical information and business intelligence, Maporama Solutions enables end-users to find stores or places closest to them. For example, Maporama Solutions works with the AXA Group to provide worldwide geolocation services for all corporate sites in the group to help employees optimise trips and minimise cost. Working with the Accor Group, Maporama Solutions enables map-based hotel reservations systems, transforming the map into a really efficient sales channel.
Maporama Solutions’ CEO Jean-Luc Pétorin stated, “With Tele Atlas content powering our solutions, we can offer our customers the best possible location tools and content to enhance their business operations today and in the future.”
Source: Tele Atlas