1. Implementation procedure
2. Implementation's characteristics
Though developed by a private enterprise, this Climate application is based on public open data made available through the data.gov portal.
Its full functionality can be accessed through a smartphone application.
This application has been designed especially for farmers to help them protect and improve the efficiency of cultivation. Data offered by the application (described below) facilitates making decisions related to crop planning.
Functionality of the products offered as part of the service:
- accessing meteorological data according to the current time, as well as historical data and forecasts – for the chosen area
- receiving updated alerts about changing weather conditions
- the possibility of adding new fields to the available online map
- the opportunity to participate in the process of adding information and pictures to chosen locations on the map
Climate Pro (additional functions):
- the possibility of analyzing the available nitrogen resources necessary for cultivating particular plants (based on data on the cultivation stage and weather conditions)
- facilitating crop planning – based on contemporary and historical data on the quality of crops in this area (charts)
Climate Insurance – it is possible for users to cooperate with crop insurance agents. Through the service, agents receive alerts about the identified damages to crops.
The website features links to profiles on Facebook and Twitter of the enterprise that has developed the abovementioned applications. Published on these profiles are farming-related news, opinions of members of the Climate Corporation and announcements concerning enterprise-related events. Besides, the Climate website features the link to the enterprise’s YouTube account offering films with opinions from farmers who use the application and other services offered by Climate.
3. Detailed description categories
|Type of the service's/application user:||
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|A communication - an indication of all the media and dissemination||
|Access to the full functionality of the service||
|Tracking of user's activity:||
|The service's/application's usage areas||
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|Service's/Application's integration to social networking sites||
|Availability of service/application use instruction||
|Is the connection encrypted?||
4. Service's/Application's integration with social networking sites
|number of fans: 33 649|
|number of followers: 5 681, number of tweets: 613|
|YouTube||number of subscribers: 98, number of films: 18|
5. Screen gallery
Homepage <<Strona główna>>
Login window <<Strona logowania>>
A page that enables users to: get an insight into fields (with outlined boundaries) update the available maps with new fields <<Strona, w ramach której użytkownik ma możliwość wglądu w poszczególne pola uprawne (z zaznaczonymi granicami) oraz aktualizacji mapy o nowe pola >>
A blog <<Blog>>