CoPilot software development kit now available for Android OS

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Updated May 27, 2011

ALK Technologies Inc. – a provider of navigation, routing, mileage and mapping software – announced a comprehensive Enterprise Software Developer Kit designed to allow CoPilot Live and CoPilot Truck navigation software to be integrated into professional mobile solutions running on the Android platform.

“We are seeing increasing Android demand both in terms of end-customer requirements and channel partner solutions,” says Dan Popkin, vice president of ALK’s CoPilot Division. “The development of an API set and SDK enabling our enterprise solutions, CoPilot Live Professional and CoPilot Truck Professional, to be integrated with third-party applications on the Android platform allows our partners to address this significant market opportunity now.”

ALK says the CoPilot Android SDK provides seamless 2-way communications to the navigation application, enabling fully automated destination entry, better visibility of mobile resources and improved customer service through accurate and monitored arrival times. In addition to Android tablets and smartphones, CoPilot Live Professional and CoPilot Truck Professional are available for established Enterprise platforms, including Windows Embedded and WinCE and Apple iOS.