Case Study : Travel & Lifestyle Industry Web Portal Development
Go Discover is an award winning location based mobile app for shoppers in Copenhagen.
What was the client expecting from Perception System?
The principal aim of the client was to create a travel & lifestyle location-based mobile application. It was for the local people of Copenhagen, Denmark. The client wants to disclose hidden gems of the best offers with attractive discounts available in the vicinity.
The client wishes that recommendations must come from the locals and insiders. Therefore, it can prove highly reliable & with no manipulation by the marketers. Thus, the app can inspire shoppers to grab any buying opportunity available in the vicinity even while they are on the go.
How did Perception System evaluate the client’s needs?
We have evaluated client requirements by allocating our business analysts team and found following features and functionality were essential for satisfaction of the client.They wanted to include features like
- The recommendations must come from the locals and insiders.
- The recommendations should highly reliable & with no manipulation by the marketers.
- The app has to inspire shoppers to grab any buying opportunity available in the vicinity even while they are on the go.
- App must be intuitive to use and inspiring to accomplish app goals.
Project Manager Requirements:
- Client was expecting features and functionality according to design and user experience standards prevailing on the platforms like iOS and Android.
- Lightweight UIs needed to enhance the app performance for fast screen loading and rapid interaction.
- Great user experiences were demanded by client through design, programming, and integration of 3rd party services.
- Integration of Location-based Services was prime expectations.
- Integration of weather kit also in need.
Genuine Approaches Taken by Team of Software Developers at Perception System
The client has perceived Perception System as its mobile technology partner to create iOS and Android applications working seamlessly across the platform and devices.
Our iOS app development and Android app development teams have approached the project with an aim to design an exclusive user interface using rich graphics and targeting the excellent user experiences through design and programming strategies. We also have to make a strategy for managing a high data volume.
Requirement Analysis & Segregation
We have analyzed the client’s requirements precisely and broken down the system accordingly to expectations.
We have created a project plan according to requirements and defined milestones & deliverables according to modules.
We have to put diligent efforts to define the architectures for both mobile platforms individually keeping the same elements on focus.
Design & Development
We have preferred lightweight UIs for both platforms for fast performance and great user experiences.
How We Reached the Viable Solution?
Our Journey towards the Solution was pretty interesting throughout the life cycle of both apps. We have faced challenges and achieved goals successfully, such as
Location-based push notifications
We have enabled location-based push notifications to provide real-time info regarding deals, offers, and discounts available for travel and lifestyle related stuff/products in the vicinity within a defined radius.
We have introduced the latest location tracking technologies including GPS, wireless, Bluetooth, and others to get precision and accuracy for location data as well as Geo-fencing for the 200-meter radius.
We have implemented a weather kit to acknowledge the latest weather conditions and forecasts based on real-time location changes. It is because Denmark is known for sudden weather changes in Europe.
Full Stack Solutions
We have provided full stack solutions for both platforms. Our full-stack developers have attained tasks right from front-end UI design to back-end CMS and hefty data management challenges for real-time delivery.
Support & Maintenance
We also have offered comprehensive support and post-development maintenance services to ensure high ROI.
Technologies We Used in Web Development
We have used the following technologies, frameworks, and tools to achieve desired success.
The Final Result
We have defined milestones and deliverables. It brought accountability to keep project cost within given budget and timeline without any payment delay at all.
We had successfully launched the website and mobile apps for iOS and Android platforms.
Project Overall Cost
The client was happy with the seamless integration of all web APIs and MapKit functionality.
We were impressed by the project plan according to requirements and defined milestones & deliverables according to modules. The Perception System has provided us a full stack solution to attain tasks right from front-end UI design to back-end CMS and hefty data management challenges for real-time delivery. Dedication of the team to our project was awesome, and each member has worked with passion and equal zeal.