a pioneering company in the technology and digital
space, announced a new mobile channel for the delivery of services by AtoZDatabases,
a leading provider of premier reference and marketing databases to
libraries and government agencies across the U.S.
With launch of this solution, Valtech
has helped add a new delivery channel in addition to existing web-based
subscription channels. The solution incorporates a native application
for iPhone and iPad systems, and will be available for download from
Apple's App Store in January 2012.
The solution makes use of built-in capabilities of the iOS platform to
provide features such as location-specific searches and localized
content, and allows interactive functionalities using maps and
directions associated with search results. Users are thus being offered
a faster, simpler and more innovative means of accessing AtoZDatabases'
"Valtech's solution enhances AtoZDatabases' services around digital
media by providing robust iPhone capabilities that take full advantage
of locations services and web services for fully interactive user
experiences," said Guy Duncan, Valtech's Chief Technology Officer.
Rakesh Gupta, President of AtoZDatabases said, "With a valid library
card, patrons will be able to access their local library or any library
within a 10-mile radius from where they are, that carries the AtoZ
"Whether you're looking for a job or the next coffee shop in town,
AtoZ's 'find a business', 'find a person' and reverse phone look-up of 14
million businesses and 220 million households will all be made
available through this app," Mr. Gupta continued.
Sandeep Tiku, Senior Technical Architect at Valtech, shared insight on
such mobile-based solutions. "We see mobile-based delivery of
information services exceeding traditional web-based delivery across
multiple information networks, "he said. "Valtech's mobile practice is
actively engaging our clients to devise strategies to embrace and adopt
mobile platforms into their core business models."
[EURONEXT Paris: FR0004155885 - LTE] is a pioneering company in the
technology, agile and digital space with a presence in eight countries
(France, UK, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, US, India, Korea) and
approximately 1,500 employees. As a full service digital powerhouse,
Valtech delivers value to its customers at all stages of a digital
project, from strategic consulting to design, conception, development
and optimization of business critical digital platforms. Through its
demonstrated commitment to innovation and agility, Valtech helps global
brands build business value and increase revenues through digital
technologies while optimizing time to market and ROI.
Guy Duncan, +1 402-552-5915
Chief Technology Officer