Counts in the Cloud

Integration Ready Platform For Parking Data

Client: Leading Parking Technology & Solutions Provider

February 2014

Situation

Data collected with the current application is not accessible to other 3rd party application and remains locked.

Build a technologically enhanced platform to enable application developers, auto manufacturers, in-vehicle navigation systems and technology partners real-time access to parking data for their next generation parking lot availability, pricing, remote way-finding and other application solutions.

Engagement Scope

  • Setup a team capable of quickly building a new platform
  • Iteratively build functionality to match user expectations
  • Provide real-time collection, analysis and graphical representation of data at a 1 minute frequency without impacting the performance
  • Implement capability to monitor parking occupancy thresholds and trigger email alerts

Technology & Methodology

  • PHP 5, Zend Framework
  • REST API, Oauth2
  • jQuery, Javascript
  • Bootstrap
  • MySql
  • Iterative development

Benefits Delivered

  • New integration ready REST API enabled platform in less than 15 weeks
  • Graphically present real-time occupancy and availability status every minute
  • Single solution for new setup, data collection, maintenance and analytics
Counts in the Cloud

“Ascendum put in place a team that helped us develop the new integration ready platform in a record time. They have been open to changes and were able to turn changes around quickly.”

Vice President,
Leading Parking Technology & Solutions Provider