Austin, Texas [May 20, 2020] (ORIGINAL: BUSINESS WIRE) – Phunware, Inc. (NASDAQ: PHUN) (the “Company”), a fully-integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced today that it has partnered with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) to offer HPE’s healthcare customers a digital front door on mobile by integrating Aruba Networks mobility solutions with Phunware’s Multiscreen-as-a-Service (MaaS) healthcare products and solutions.
Founded after Hewlett-Packard split in November 2015, HPE offers a global, edge-to-cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that includes both Aruba’s wireless solutions and Meridian Platform. Phunware’s digital front door software and infrastructure is further integrated with Aruba Beacons to power indoor mapping, navigation and wayfinding, as well as blue-dot location and proximity-aware push notifications, alerts and messaging.
“We are thrilled to partner with a worldwide leader in enterprise mobility, all while expanding the reach and distribution of our digital front door solution with HPE’s global customer base,” said Alan S. Knitowski, President, CEO and Co-Founder of Phunware. “By integrating Meridian location technology into our digital front door solution for healthcare, we expect to showcase the extensibility of our MaaS platform for Apple iOS and Google Android patient environments on mobile with real-time, one-to-one engagements, interactions and traceability, both indoors and outdoors.”
Phunware’s digital front door enables feature-rich mobile application solutions for healthcare providers so that they can better engage their patients across a continuum of care while optimizing both operational and staff efficiencies, lowering costs and boosting revenue. Platform integrations with Electronic Health Records (EHRs) such as Epic and Cerner, and telehealth service providers such as Amwell, completely eliminate the pain of having to manage dozens of point solutions while simultaneously offering patients and families a far more simplistic, cohesive and integrated healthcare experience. For location based services, Phunware has integrated Aruba’s Meridian BluDot Software Development Kit (SDK) in order to deliver seamless functionality with Aruba Beacons. Additional capabilities include, but are not limited to:
- Appointment reminders
- Asset tracking
- Location sharing
- Dwell time monitoring
- Virtual visits
- EHR integration
- Content management
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Phunware, Inc. (NASDAQ: PHUN), is the pioneer of Multiscreen-as-a-Service (MaaS), an award-winning, fully integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides companies the products, solutions, data and services necessary to engage, manage and monetize their mobile application portfolios and audiences globally at scale. Phunware’s Software Development Kits (SDKs) include location-based services, mobile engagement, content management, messaging, advertising, loyalty (PhunCoin & Phun) and analytics, as well as a mobile application framework of pre-integrated iOS and Android software modules for building in-house or channel-based mobile application and vertical solutions. Phunware helps the world’s most respected brands create category-defining mobile experiences, with more than one billion active devices touching its platform each month. For more information about how Phunware is transforming the way consumers and brands interact with mobile in the virtual and physical worlds, visit https://www.phunware.com, https://www.phuncoin.com, https://www.phuntoken.com, and follow @phunware, @phuncoin and @phuntoken on all social media platforms.