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Traditional ways of working don’t cut it anymore?

Welcome to FORMATION, the simple yet powerful solution to boost efficiency, improve process flexibility and increase the information available for your blue-collar workforce.

Components FORMATION

FORMATION uses 3 main components to help teams in large and fast moving work environments. Here is how:

FORMATION uses 3 main components to help teams in large and fast-moving work environments. Here is how:

Components FORMATION

Maps

FORMATION works anywhere in the world. You can use the interactive map for in- and outdoor areas as well as for just 1 or all your worksites around the globe.

Maps

FORMATION works anywhere in the world. You can use the interactive map for in- and outdoor areas as well as for just 1 or all your worksites around the globe.

MAP TOOL FORMATION

The base layer - Outdoor maps

Every FORMATION solution is based on a global outdoor map on which your workplace and content are positioned.

Key features: 

  • Global coverage with outdoor maps
  • Street & satellite maps are available
  • Is a specific map provider needed? Talk to us!

Add building maps

To set up a building map, we upload and accurately position your floor plan.

Key features:

  • Position the map on the buildings actual location
  • Add multiple floor levels to buildings
  • Content such as POIs saved on a floor level are automatically added to it

Use advanced building maps

Using your CAD files we generate vector based maps of your buildings.

Key features:

  • Quickly adapt your map when you did construction work
  • Role based map views for additional security 
  • Enable indoor navigation 

Software modules

FORMATION is available as an app for Android and iOS devices as well as for the browser on your PC.
Each software module helps your team to work more efficiently. All of them are designed to be easy to use, yet powerful.

Software modules

FORMATION is available as an app for Android and iOS devices as well as for the browser on your PC.
Each software module helps your team to work more efficiently. All of them are designed to be easy to use, yet powerful.

Find, don‘t search

With FORMATION’s smart search you quickly find everything and its location in your work environment. 

Key features:

  • Smart search alogrithm
  • Location aware search 
  • Filter for content categories

Keep the overview with map layers

Map layers show you specific content and are a great way to customize what you see on the map to your needs.

Key features:

  • Define the content that each layer should show e.g. your outstanding tasks
  • Use predefined layers or create new ones
  • Turn layer(s) on and off at will to keep the overview

Tag your workplace

Using digital tags for e.g. asset types, material numbers or assembly groups makes it easy to filter for them and to find what you need. 

Key features:

  • Assign tags to any object on the map
  • Filter for one or more tags at the same time
  • Tap on a tag to see all objects with the same tag
FORMATION Search iPad
FORMATION Search iPad

Find, don‘t search

With FORMATION’s smart search you quickly find everything and its location in your work environment. 

Key features:

  • Smart search alogrithm
  • Location aware search 
  • Filter for content categories

Keep the overview with map layers

Map layers show you specific content and are a great way to customize what you see on the map to your needs.

Key features:

  • Define the content that each layer should show e.g. your outstanding tasks
  • Use predefined layers or create new ones
  • Turn layer(s) on and off at will to keep the overview

Tag your workplace

Using digital tags for e.g. asset types, material numbers or assembly groups makes it easy to filter for them and to find what you need. 

Key features:

  • Assign tags to any object on the map
  • Filter for one or more tags at the same time
  • Tap on a tag to see all objects with the same tag
FORMATION Creating Point Screen

Share information

With FORMATION you can add a new Point of Interest (POI) to your map in seconds. It allows you to share information with your team easily and to make sure that nothing is forgotten.

Key features:

  • Individualize POIs with icons, colors and shapes
  • Add a name and description
  • Update the POI location to your current position

Know what is happening with map zones

Each zone, whether it is a room, storage location or parking lot can summarize information about tracked objects and other content that are in the defined space.

Key features:

  • Rule based zone status indication with colors or numbers
  • Zone history to keep track of what has changed
  • Define the location and size of each zone

Digitalize task management

FORMATION lets you manage your tasks on the map to make sure that everyone knows what to do.

Key features:

  • Mark the task location on the map
  • Live notifications for new tasks & updates
  • Select the assignee
  • Define the due date & time
  • Add a description
  • Colored task status indicator for faster overview 

Arrange meetings

Arrange a meeting anywhere on the map. Simply drag the meeting marker to the location where you want to meet.

Key features:

  • Invite one person or your whole team
  • Live notifications for new meetings
  • Define the time and duration
  • Accept, neglect or say that you don’t know yet to an invitation

Track assets, orders and assembly groups

FORMATION enables you to track relevant assets live on your map. 

Key features:

  • Live overview of tracked assets for in- & outdoor areas
  • FORMATION is not married to one tracking solution but works with all common technologies such as BLE Beacons and UWB
  • Enrich the tracked assets with additional inforamtion
  • Define asset groups such as orders or assembly groups to automatically add tags, icons and names

Scan QR-, barcodes & NFC stickers

FORMATION comes with a QR-, barcode and NFC scanner for your mobile devices. Making it an easy and affordable way to keep track of everything.

Key features:

  • Add or update objects on the map by scanning them
  • Individualize scanned objects on the map with icons, colors and shapes
  • Add a name & description
  • Use your own or get FORMATION enabled QR-Code & NFC stickers

Add machines & sensors to your map

Monitor important assets that do not move (much) by adding them to the map and connecting their sensor data.

Key features:

  • Live status overview and visual indication on the map
  • Manual status settings for assets without sensor data
  • Individualize the icon, shape and color to identify each asset quickly

Upgrade your existing data

You have information about your e.g. storage levels in other software systems but lack the location? FORMATION helps to add the information and to make your existing data more available and actionable for your team. 

Key features:

  • Enrich existing data with a location on the map
  • Easily access the information from anywhere
  • Define rules to assign icons, tags and colors to the data on the map
FORMATION Workspace Tools
FORMATION Workspace Tools

Track assets, orders and assembly groups

FORMATION enables you to track relevant assets live on your map. 

Key features:

  • Live overview of tracked assets for in- & outdoor areas
  • FORMATION is not married to one tracking solution but works with all common technologies such as BLE Beacons and UWB
  • Enrich the tracked assets with additional inforamtion
  • Define asset groups such as orders or assembly groups to automatically add tags, icons and names

Scan QR-, barcodes & NFC stickers

FORMATION comes with a QR-, barcode and NFC scanner for your mobile devices. Making it an easy and affordable way to keep track of everything.

Key features:

  • Add or update objects on the map by scanning them
  • Individualize scanned objects on the map with icons, colors and shapes
  • Add a name & description
  • Use your own or get FORMATION enabled QR-Code & NFC stickers

Add machines & sensors to your map

Monitor important assets that do not move (much) by adding them to the map and connecting their sensor data.

Key features:

  • Live status overview and visual indication on the map
  • Manual status settings for assets without sensor data
  • Individualize the icon, shape and color to identify each asset quickly

Upgrade your existing data

You have information about your e.g. storage levels in other software systems but lack the location? FORMATION helps to add the information and to make your existing data more available and actionable for your team. 

Key features:

  • Enrich existing data with a location on the map
  • Easily access the information from anywhere
  • Define rules to assign icons, tags and colors to the data on the map

Integrations

Use FORMATION out of the box with just your mobile device or connect to advanced positioning & tracking technology, IoT sensors, or 3rd party software tools for more sophisticated use cases.
You can hook up FORMATION to a system that you already have or use one from our trusted solution providers.

Integrations

Use FORMATION out of the box with just your mobile device or connect to advanced positioning & tracking technology, IoT sensors, or 3rd party software tools for more sophisticated use cases.
You can hook up FORMATION to a system that you already have or use one from our trusted solution providers.

Positioning & Tracking Systems

FORMATION works with all common positioning and tracking technologies. Whether you need a solution to work in- or outdoors, with high or low precision – we can make it happen.

Talk to us to identify the best technology for your use case or learn how we connect to your existing one to get even more value out of it.

Sensors integrations

Connect your machines and other assets to the map. By integrating your IoT sensors you can monitor their status and interact with them.

Software APIs

Connect with our modern APIs to your ERP or other software systems to make the information that you already have more easily available and actionable for your team.

Positioning icon FORMATION
Positioning icon FORMATION

Positioning & Tracking Systems

FORMATION works with all common positioning and tracking technologies. Whether you need a solution to work in- or outdoors, with high or low precision – we can make it happen.

Talk to us to identify the best technology for your use case or learn how we connect to your existing one to get even more value out of it.

Sensors integrations

Connect your machines and other assets to the map. By integrating your IoT sensors you can monitor their status and interact with them.

Software APIs

Connect with our modern APIs to your ERP or other software systems to make the information that you already have more easily available and actionable for your team.