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Maptsoft Mobile Application Privacy Policy



The document below outlines the permissions that Maptsoft’s Mobile applications require and what these are used for.

 

INTERNET


Allows the application to use the phone's internet connection


Used to synchronize Asset Take On, Inspection and Maintenance Activities (Hereafter referred to as Activities) to the Maptsoft server for reporting purposes on the Maptsoft.com site.



ACCESS NETWORK STATE


Allows the application to check the state of the phone's connectivity to the internet.


Used to asses whether or not the phone has internet connectivity for real time syncing purposes



NFC


Allows the application to access the phone's NFC device.


Used to read and write maptsoft Asset information to and from an RFID tag.



Accounts and Syncing

AUTHENTICATE ACCOUNTS, GET ACCOUNTS, MANAGE ACCOUNTS, USE CREDENTIALS, WRITE SYNC SETTINGS, READ SYNC STATS, WAKELOCK


As a group these permissions allow the application to create and maintain user account for the application and synchronize application and Maptsoft Activity Data to and from the server.


This data is used to generate activity forms, Capture and synchronize activities.



GPS

ACCESS FINE LOCATION, ACCESS COARSE LOCATION


These permission allow the application to access the GPS location of the phone.


This is used to GPS stamp the location of a Maptsoft Activity.



CAMERA


This allows the application access to the phone's camera.


This permission is used to capture photographic evidence of an Activity to be sent to the maptsoft server for reporting purposes.



Storage Permissions

WRITE EXTERNAL STORAGE, READ EXTERNAL STORAGE


These permissions allows the application to access the phone's external storage e.g. a SD card or simulated SD card storage.


This is used to store Activity related photo's, retrieve them for synchronization and remove them post synchronization.



By installing this application the user agrees to allow the Maptsoft Application to use the aforementioned functionality for the aforementioned purposes.