Geospatial Technology Firm Offers Mobile Data Collection
In response to Cyclone Fani and other disasters, such as the wildfires in California and flash flooding across the U.S. Midwest, tech company Spatial Networks provides mobile mapping and data collection software at no cost for recovery efforts.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Geospatial technology company Spatial Networks announced its new Fulcrum Ready Campaign aimed at arming volunteers with fast response data tools and ensuring humanitarian volunteer organizations are ready before a disaster strikes.
At Spatial Networks, we understand that the most effective tool in disaster response is intel, which is why we created Fulcrum Community. Fulcrum Community is a no-cost, short-term crowdsourced data collection solution enabling volunteers to remotely capture and collect critical information and also allow real-time communication between team members - with or without wifi connectivity.
Thus far we have responded to Cyclones Idai and Kenneth in Mozambique and fires in the hills of Santa Barbara County in California. We're in the process of reaching out to areas impacted by Cyclone Fani and parts of the U.S. being affected by this year's flash flooding. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria taught us that our app platform saves lives if we're there when disaster strikes, which is what our campaign is all about. They called us and...