OnYourMap and Blom announce partnership and the release of a common high performance mapping platform, integrating the innovative OnYourMap technology and the renowned high resolution oblique and satellite imagery from Blom.
OnYourMap, a leading Location Based (LBS) and mapping service provider, and Blom, the European service provider within acquisition, processing and modeling of geographic information, announced today their agreement on a strategic partnership to supply a new integrated mapping platform, to the local search and information portals on web and mobile platforms.
The new common solution is especially adapted to online Yellow Pages and public transportation markets as well as local government and large portals.
OnYourMap and Blom now offer a comprehensive location based platform with services and high quality content for mapping, routing, geocoding and innovative search. This no-compromise platform enables web and mobile portals to boost their presence and revenues while positioning their valuable brand at the forefront and preserving their customers and content.
• OnYourMap exclusive internet and mobile mapping, specifically targeted for local search and public transportation,
• Blom rich and high resolution imagery BlomORTHO™, BlomOBLIQUE™ and Blom3D™ bring tremendous enhancements to the user experience and to the value of the portals,
• Powerful mapping, routing and geo-coding, with maps updated every 3 months,
• Intelligent search engine, including “What, Where, When”, together with proximity search,
• iPhone, iPad and Android robust SDK’s readily available together with numerous handset support in HTLM5,
• Highest performance per CPU on the market, thanks to powerful technology,
• Award winning professional services for supporting their clients
The new OnYourMap and Blom platform is proposed by both companies on the market.
“OnYourMap is thrilled to cooperate with Blom as a content leader and to bring integrated and cost effective mapping solutions to the LBS and local search market. The common solution from OnYourMap and Blom is an innovative response to the fast moving local search portals.” said Christian Hugonnet, CEO of OnYourMap.
Jan O. Skybak, Vice President of Blom Group, said, “It was key for Blom to be working in this area with OnYourMap and this partnership once again proves the added value and real-world-context that Blom aerial imagery brings to online search portals.”
The Blom Group is the largest provider of geospatial services in Europe for both government agencies and private commercial organizations and companies. Blom owns exclusive spatial databases composed of maps, images and 3D models. Focused on online services, Blom provides data and solutions to its customers in many markets and allows its partners to create high added-value applications based on Blom data models and services. This strategy is backed by Blom’s major technical capacity in aircrafts, cameras, laser scanners and mapping systems. This makes it possible for all projects to be carried out within the company, assuring a high quality product is delivered both on-time and to budget. Blom has more than 1,000 employees and offices in 13 countries and its HQ is located in Oslo, Norway. Blom is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker BLO). For more information visit www.blomasa.com
OnYourMap SA is a European specialist of geocentric information services for the Internet and Mobile phones as well as online local search and GPS positioning. The company specialises in high performance mapping solutions and in innovative search technology associating "what, where and when", while ensuring WEB and Mobile convergence.