common challenges and obtain insight on innovative solutions.
Develop perspectives on issues that affect competitiveness.
Network with others who are making advances in and providing
support to the technology industry. No matter what your
industry or profession, the Council offers something
for everyone. One of the upcoming events is:
IS Network: PghOUG - Location-Based Services
Advances in geopositioning, mobile computing and wireless
technologies have spurred the emergence of Location-Based
Services (LBS). LBS provide location information in the
mobile environment, and when coupled with contextual
data, enable users to make decisions on a range of activities
in real time. There are numerous applications where crucial
decisions can be made by having knowledge about the whereabouts
of mobile objects. Join the Oracle User Group as Hassan
A. Karimi from the Department of Information Science
and Telecommunications at the University of Pittsburgh
provides an overview of the architectures, technologies
and databases for LBS along with sample applications
IS Network Champions: Summa Technologies,
University of Phoenix.
Date: Thursday, October 21
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Council Training Room
Events or 412.918.4229