|Description||Mobility. Made Simple.|
|Series B, 1/2006 |
Appear is a mobile software specialist with expertise in context-aware application infrastructure, enterprise mobile solutions and consumer location-based services. Appear’s core product, IQ 8 (AIQ8), available both as a turnkey solution and a cloud service, provides a scalable and holistic approach to enterprise mobility - including MADP, MEAP and a suite of pre-packaged applications for industry verticals. Core modules include support for cross-platform application development using HTML5, pre-packaged and template applications for Travel, Transport, Field Service and Security, integration with backend business systems, secure provisioning of users and devices and the integration of a powerful context engine. Appear IQ supports iPhones, iPads, Android based phones and tablets as well as Windows Mobile based devices.
Leading organizations such as Costain in the UK and Netherlands Railway have chosen the Appear IQ platform due to its compelling ROI, its proven reliability/adaptability in large scale deployments, and the possibility to extend its reach to consumer applications. Appear pioneered the field of context-aware software in 2001. Our vision is to leverage user context in order to ensure mobile users have exactly the information they need, when and where they need it. Appear is constantly innovating around areas such as human-machine interfaces, machine-to-machine communication, context-aware computing and cross-platform mobile infrastructure, in order to deliver a software infrastructure able to support the next generation of smart devices and smart objects.
Appear-Logica Interview 2010Added: 6/23/11
EUREKA EUROSTARS project E!4830 CAMPUSAdded: 6/23/11
Appear IQ 8 is a Mobile Application Development Platform that uses the power of context-aware computing to offer unparalleled flexibility, simplicity and control for building, integrating and deploying future proof enterprise apps, faster, cheaper, smarter.
A number of backend components are made available as a service (MBaaS) to developers who wish to focus on developing their business logic - including offline support, push messaging and data.
Appear IQ 8 enables organisations to manage the entire lifecycle of application deployment: from user management through to application distribution, troubleshooting and reporting.
Key features include: