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Hybrid Location and Geofencing Platform Takes Center Stage

Carlsbad, CA., Nov. 7, 2013 - LocationSmart®, the leading provider of real-time location and interactivity services, has been honored with the 2013 Mobile Excellence Award for "Best Delivery Platform for Mobile." The prestigious award was announced at the Mobile Excellence Awards in conjunction with Digital Hollywood, and received by CEO Mario Proietti on October 23rd, 2013 at the Ritz Carlton in Marina Del Ray. 

LocationSmart's winning Hybrid Location Platform and Geofencing Suite provides enterprises with the means to determine mobile location, interact with users or devices when relevant, and enable context-rich data for analytics. The innovative multi-source location platform pulls location from both secure carrier networks and devices to ensure the best possible location accuracy whether indoors or out. With easy cross-platform integration and extensive global coverage, LocationSmart delivers device location, geofencing, event triggers, messaging and privacy-related APIs that streamline operations, improve customer satisfaction, enhance workforce compliance and increase brand-level local engagements. 

"We are sincerely honored to be recognized as a leader for our innovative work in the mobile location industry," said Mario Proietti, CEO of LocationSmart "It is exciting to help our customers solve the real-world challenges of mobile location awareness and relevant interactions when users are present and most likely to engage." 

"LocationSmart is a great partner to work with. Our myGeoTracking platform leverages their location & messaging services to enable a suite of cloud-based mobile workforce management, mobile asset tracking and mobile campaign solutions that solve many customer issues," said Shailendra Jain, CEO of Abaqus, Inc. "Customers across a range of industries, including transportation, utilities, property management, sales reps, trade and home care have reduced payroll costs and improved operational efficiency using features such as fine-grained privacy controls, geo-tagged SMS, job scheduling & tracking, job site geofencing, rules-based alerts and automated reports. With LocationSmart's hybrid location services, we have also enhanced the myGeoTracking platform with Wi-Fi location and interactivity services for the mobile app community." 

The category finalists, announced in late August, included Vibes, Netbiscuits, and Prelude Systems, Inc., AnB. 

About LocationSmart
LocationSmart® is the worldwide Cloud Location Services market leader for connected devices. We provide the easiest and most comprehensive cross-carrier platform for local, hyper-local and context-aware application development. Our core location services span indoor and outdoor use across devices, platforms and carrier networks. Serving Fortune 500 customers, LocationSmart is changing the ways companies do business. We deliver the broadest reach and largest global footprint, with an extensive portfolio of privacy consent methods for easy user adoption. 

Serving customers with direct carrier connections since 2010, LocationSmart is a division of TechnoCom Corporation. LocationSmart is the 2013 Mobile Merit Award winner for Mobile Cloud Solutions and 2013 Mobile Excellence Award winner for Best Mobile Delivery Platform. 

About Abaqus, Inc., based in Palo Alto, CA, is a leading provider of cloud-hosted location and messaging solutions which help SMB and Enterprise businesses better manage their mobile employees and assets, improving productivity and accountability, while reducing payroll and operations costs. The myGeoTracking platform enables solutions across a wide range of industries, from mobile field force companies, emergency responders and mobile marketing firms, to transportation companies seeking driver and load management solutions, USPS contract support and Hours of Service e-logging – without any impact on their devices, service plans, or cell phone costs. also provides custom solutions on a wide array of platforms tailored to match your company's needs. Visit for more information.