Location Enabling Platform for Context Aware Services
Canvas® Location Middleware™ offers a complete solution that can address the rapid changes in the delivery requirements of location information coming from a mobile service provider. Canvas Location Middleware achieves this task by providing interoperability, programmability and flexibility to the service provider’s network. It is an end-to-end location enabling platform that facilitates centralized third-party application and traffic control.
Canvas Location Middleware acts as a single integration point for all location based services (LBS) and orchestrates the network nodes for positioning, messaging, provisioning, and charging. It introduces a layer between the network and location based services to access the location enablers in a controlled manner. It connects to enablers within the network with industry standard interfaces. It allows applications to utilize resources as specified in business processes and service level agreements.
Canvas Location Middleware provides a flexible and powerful way to CSPs for offering new revenue generating services based on information, gaming, navigation, dating, advertising and fleet/resource management. It also fulfils the legal requirements on positioning of emergency and public safety calls. It enables the operator to differentiate itself from competition, strengthen customer loyalty, reduce churn and increase revenues.