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Jibestream Improves User Experience with Google Maps

In a previous blog post I discussed the tremendous growth of geospatial solutions, and one Cloud Sherpas customer, in particular, is a perfect demonstration of this growth.

Recently, Cloud Sherpas worked with Jibestream, a software company that delivers intelligent indoor wayfinding solutions, to implement Google Maps, and Jibestream’s story is an excellent illustration of how mapping solutions are playing an increasingly large role in our everyday lives.

Headquartered in Toronto, ON, Jibestream’s software uses real-time data management to help visitors and tenants quickly and easily navigate complex public buildings, such as hospitals, transport terminals, shopping malls and more. Previously, the company used kiosks located and in and around its customers’ facilities to deliver its software, but it was looking to improve its services by adding mobile capabilities to make its software even more accessible to everyone and by enhancing its exterior maps to deliver more comprehensive views of buildings. In order to achieve these goals, Jibestream decided to implement Google Maps with Cloud Sherpas’ help.

According to COO Bevan Hayes, “We originally thought that Google’s growth of its geospatial technology offerings might make the Jibestream software obsolete, but we soon discovered this is actually far from the truth. The combination of the two technologies is poised to deliver an even more powerful, innovative solution.” He shares that integrating both solutions will allow Jibestream to deliver better results at a more efficient pace, which will ultimately improve the end user experience.

To learn more about Jibestream’s story and how the organization is improving services both for its customers and their end users, download the free case study here.

Interested in learning more about how you can implement Google Maps in your business? Check out our services around geospatial intelligence.

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Cloud Sherpas [www.cloudsherpas.com] is a leading Google Apps Reseller, systems integrator and application developer. Our Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialists have migrated tens of thousands of users from legacy, on-premise messaging systems to Google Apps and Google App Engine. We help organizations adopt cloud computing to innovate and dramatically reduce their IT expenses. SherpaTools for Google Apps [www.sherpatools.com] is a free app from Cloud Sherpas that enhances the functionality and ease-of-use of Google Apps for both administrators and end-users.

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