GSoC/GCI Archive
Google Summer of Code 2009 Sahana

J2ME client with multiple transport back end support (GPRS,SMS - with major emphasis on SMS) supporting submission of form data for data collection on field.

by Praneeth for Sahana

The project aims at enabling Sahana users ( Both PHP and Python Versions ) to fill out the forms (missing persons reports etc.) on their handheld/mobile phones that support J2ME and send the data via SMS/GPRS. Mobile phones are in widespread use in most parts of the world making this a quick and a cost efficient way of deploying data logging units in disaster prone areas. This serves the interest of emergency management community in enabling speedy data collection from field.