Parking locator app development

Title : Parking locator app development

Technologies :
  • Liferay

Description :

This app allows users to book the parking space from multiple parking locations from the university campus. With this Mobile app, users can view parking locations, see the real-time parking spot availability and book the preferred parking spot. Users can view parking locations from maps and lists with real-time location availability.

About our Customer:

This is a pilot project developed for a US based start-up that shows real time parking spots availability and navigation to that spot with the help of data from above-ground sensors to detect whether or not a vehicle is parked in a certain spot.

Business Needs / Challenges:

  • Need for real-time parking spot view in map for parking spot availability and selection (like seat booking in flights/bus).
  • Integration with IOT devices to fetch the real time data.
  • Ability to handle heavy user traffic in pick-hours for request processing.

Solution:

  • Real time parking spots availability and navigation to that spot with the help of data from above-ground sensors to detect whether or not a vehicle is parked in a certain spot.
  • View live parking spot availability in real time, directing you to that open spot.
  • Shows a bird's-eye diagram view of the parking lot with its designated zones.
  • Vacant spots are marked in the app by green rectangles, while occupied spots are blocked off in red.
  • Supports login with social media accounts.

Key Features:

  • Google Map integration with custom location markers
  • Real time parking spot update
  • Push notifications
  • Directions to reserved spot
  • Login with Google, Facebook and LinkedIn
  • Backend services are built on Liferay Portal, which allows admins to add and configure parking