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About us Introduction FOCUSONE is a technology leader in mobile application software development and services, delivering powerful standards-based mobile application service platforms for building enterprise mobile applications. FOCUSONE provides the creative technology, solutions and services to maximize customers’ business value.
Business areas FOCUSONE provides innovative technologies and the services for developing effective mobile computing systems and applications. F1-WIS (Web Data Integration Server) A high performance data integration engine for complete handling of various data representations on the internet environment. F1-MAS (Mobile Application Server) An extensible platform for developing mobile applications that require mobile delivery across any wireless protocol to any mobile device. F1-SMS(SMS Middleware Server) An SMS gateway with capability to connect to multiple SMSCs using standard SMPP protocol and interface with various content providers. Mobile Contents Service Developing mobile contents services for practical uses. Mobile Application Service Providing productive mobile application services for enterprise customers. Mobile System Development & Integration Serving with In-depth expertise on standard mobile computing technologies. Mobile System Consulting Sharing the successful experiences on developing various enterprise mobile computing systems.
Vehicle Tax SMS Service VTAX : Introduction An initiative jointly under taken by Department of Transport Management (DoTM) and FOCUSONE Nepal A public service to ease the process of finding vehicle tax information Prior to the launch of the service general public had to physically visit DoTM offices to inquire. The service has provided anytime anywhere vehicle tax information. Reducing load to some extend at DoTM office counters and saving general public’s time. The service currently available for vehicles registered in 3 zones and in the process of expansion The VTAX SMS service is available to subscribers of all major telecom operators; Nepal Telecom (NT), Ncell and United Telecom Limited (UTL) Tax information can be accessed by sending a single SMS to short code 4321 using the keyword VTAX followed by vehicle number. Eg: VTAX ba37pa 399
Vehicle Tax SMS Service VTAX : System Layout FOCUSONE has connections to all major telecom operators in Nepal. The SMS gateway located at FOCUSONE premises is connected to the SMSCs of all the telecom operators through the dedicated connections using SMPP 3.4 protocol. The VTAX application is responsible for receiving the SMS content from the gateway, parsing the content, retrieving appropriate vehicle tax information from the VRS located at the DoTM and sending response to the user.
Vehicle Tax SMS Service VTAX : Service Platform F1-SMS - SMS Gateway F1-SMS is an SMS gateway with capability to connect to multiple SMSCs using standard SMPP protocol and interface with various content providers. F1-SMS enables SMS content providers to easily and quickly deploy various SMS based services. The gateway is developed using Java and runs on virtually any platform. At FOCUSONE the SMS gateway is being operated on Linux server. (Ref: http://www.ccfocusone.com/products/F1-SMS.htm) VTAX Application The VTAX application is developed using Java and runs under open source Apache Tomcat servlet container. The application receives the VTAX SMS sent by mobile subscribers, extracts the vehicle number and query’s the VRS system to retrieve tax information of the vehicle in SMS query. The retrieved information is then relayed to the SMS sender. VRS The VRS (Vehicle Registration System) is a java based web application deployed at the DoTM. The VRS is a role based system and currently is being accessed by operators if several DoTM offices located at 3 zones. The system is based on the current business process and automates the process. The system is in the process of being expanded to other zones.