Awards and Accreditations
London Transport Awards
mxData and sister company Mapway entered their Tube Map London Underground app in the London Transport Awards category for ‘Excellence in Technology’. Hosted by Jeremy Vine the 10th Annual London Transport Awards celebrated the best in London transport with twenty different categories at an event held at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel. Winning Excellence in Technology was a huge honor for mxData as the award was described as recognition for excellence in transport, rewarding innovation and progress for transport initiatives which are really working in London.
Smarter Travel Awards
Last year mxData and Cheshire West and Chester Council entered their itravelsmart app in the ‘Best Smarter Travel App’ category of the Smarter Travel Awards. The judges were looking for evidence of an outstanding travel app (either mobile phone or tablet app) that made best use of mobile technology. In particular they wanted the winner to showcase an app that was popular with the public and had a proven ability to provide accurate and timely information, utilising accredited data sources. mxData and Cheshire West and Chester Council were up against five other apps but were crowned the winners of this prestigious award.
Google “Top Developer” Status
mxData and sister company Mapway have been accredited with a Top Developer status within the Google Play Store. Google awards a Top Developer badge based on the established work of developers; recognising a commitment to launching high-quality and innovative apps on Android. A highly commendable achievement, this badge represents a long-term recognition of outstanding quality and advancement in app development and provides users with additional trust in the apps they wish to use.
When Apps World hosted their first ever Appsters Awards, mxData and sister company Mapway entered their Tube Map London Underground App in the ‘Best Use of Geo-Location’ category, for the work they have done with GeoHawk technology. The awards were held at Kensington Roof Gardens and celebrated excellence and achievement within the apps industry. With a shortlist of over 70 nominees, awards were handed out across 12 categories by a panel of expert industry judges, including ‘Best Use of Geo-Location’ which was awarded to mxData.
Effective Mobile Marketing Awards (EMMA)
With the continued success of the Tube Map London Underground app, mxData and sister company Mapway entered it for three categories in the Effective Mobile Marketing Awards. The awards celebrated excellence across all sectors of the mobile marketing industry and mxData were proud to be shortlisted for ‘Most Effective Location-Based Service/Campaign’ and ‘Most Effective Mobile Travel & Tourism Solution’. On the night, mxData joined over 270 representatives from brands, agencies and mobile marketing firms and Tube Map won the Highly Commended Award in the category for the ‘Most Effective Mobile Travel & Tourism Solution’.
Digital Entrepreneur Awards
The Digital Entrepreneur Awards are the UK’s only national awards dedicated to internet entrepreneurialism. mxData were selected as a finalist in the Best Use of Mobile category for highlighting a “creative and clever application” that capitalising on the fastest-growing computing opportunity in the world today.
Ordnance Survey Licensed Partner
mxData is an Ordnance Survey Licensed Partner. Ordnance Survey is the national mapping agency of Great Britain. The Government and millions of businesses and individuals rely on Ordnance Survey to provide accurate and up-to-date geographic data.
ISO 9001:2008 Certification
The certification of compliance recognises that mxData is meeting the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 for the activities of “the design, production, testing and delivery of software applications, third party applications and website development including the management of IT infrastructure for clients”. ISO 9001 is the most widely used set of international standard and guidance documents for quality management and quality assurance. The standard represents an international consensus on good management practices with the aim of ensuring that the organisation can, time and time again, deliver the product or services that meet the client’s quality requirements.
To maintain our certification, mxData will have bi-annual Surveillance Audits by BSI to ensure our policies, practices and procedures continue to meet the standard. As a result, clients can be confident that mxData will provide them with the same high quality services well into the future.