How Can Mobile Apps Help Us to Solve Emergencies at Sea
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Can Mobile apps Help us to Solve Emergencies at Sea?

App helps to make sure safety as the sea

Mobile App published date 15th February, 2018 Eric Jones

In today's digital world there is no limitation on technology implementation all you need is an innovative idea to initiate. Mobile applications are ruling the digital world in terms of the most influential channel to transfer the information. Mobile app development with its creative and substantial inventions already made a significant impact on the business world. From education to news mobile applications are everywhere, every sector is utilizing this technology and smartest creation efficiently to optimize the services.Recently defense department of LANGKAWI has launched an app, Rakim 2.0 for emergencies at sea to help marine soldiers.

What is K3M?

The defense minister of LANGKAWI,  Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein has launched Rakam 2.0 program. K3M is a mobile application for the maritime community to report emergencies instantly. K3M is built in order to enhance the security aspects at sea by shortening the response time by authorities in case of an emergency. It enables the defense authorities such as  Navy and the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) to respond as quickly as possible. K3M stands for (kesedaran), safety (keselamatan) and community (community. Rakam 2.0 program is rolled out in order to connect the center operational head to the maritime community.It also includes fisherman, resort operators to get an instant report of any incidents. Rakam program was earlier launched to improve the security prospects on the sea among the maritime community. However but it was conducted through face-face communication,  initiation of shifting the program on a virtual platform is a smart way to ensure safety.

Need for the K3M

  • Manual communication
  • Long time to respond to a situation
  • Not much synergetic actions due to the typical communication mode.
  • Safety enhancement
  • Not stable infrastructure of communication channel

Benefits of K3M

  • Instant communication channel
  • Operation center able to take quick response
  • Consistent communication to maritime
  • Extra security precaution by adding Fisher and resort operators.
  • More secure communication medium

Conclusion

This innovative and unique utilization of mobile app technology in the defense system of a nation is surely appreciable. This initiation will influence other creative developers around the globe to come up with more invincible ideas. If imagined and worked hard today's technology can also to contribute significant effort to a nation's safety. The future of mobile app technology holds the many other unconventional innovations to assist present technology with upgraded features.

Eric Jones

Eric Jones

Eric Jones is a senior tech blogger at MobileAppDaily and he is a gadget lover and follows every advancement and tweak in the mobile app industry. He is enthusiastic about the gaming and social media apps and possesses almost 7 years of experience as a tech blog contributor. Eric also doesn't like to share his cheese burst pizza with anyone at all.

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