BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF PARTNER
Founded in 2019, PARTICLE SUMMARY (PARTICLE) is a Portuguese start-up with a technology drive. It provides secure applications for enhanced situational awareness (at headquarters and mobile on-the-move) supported by cyber-physical systems, high-throughput data exchange (e.g., high frequency sensor data, audio and video) and Big Data.
PARTICLE solutions are fit for emergency, security and defence applications. PARTICLE solutions integrate robust communication protocols, including mesh networking, secure cloud platforms and Big Data architectures enabling advanced analytics and artificial intelligence upholding innovative interoperability, security and privacy features.
PARTNER’S ROLE IN THE Nightingale PROJECT
To the NIGHTINGALE project PARTICLE brings its expertise in the development of situational awareness tools and mobile applications, thus leading the development of the NIGHTINGALE Emergency App for Citizens that enables (1) augmented data sharing among citizens, 112 authorities and first responders and (2) ad hoc communications forming a citizens’ network for community assistance in disaster/emergency situations.
PARTICLE also contributes to the generation of rich situational awareness concerning disasters/emergencies, resulting from the gathering of relevant data streams originated by citizens.