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GpsGate Server Developer's Guide

Thu Aug 21, 2008 9:38 pm

Useful topics for GpsGate Server developers

Here are some links to useful topics for those who extend GpsGate Server with their own custom development. We will add more information over time. If you miss information about something, please let us know and we'll add another topic
http://gpsgate.com/contact_us

Web services

GpsGate Server exposes SOAP API:s for integration. Samples and documentation is available in "SOAP Platform Kit" http://update.gpsgate.com/PlatformKit/SoapKit.zip

Quick test of the SOAP API. http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14668

Web Service Scripts provide a flexible solution to create and publish customized Web Services using Javascript.
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/web_service_scripts

Click Scripts in User Right Click Menu
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/click_sc ... click_menu

Click Scripts for geofences enable you to trigger custom http requests whenever an operator creates, modifies or removes a geofence.
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/click_scripts_geofence

Apps

With Apps you can build and manage your own scripted extensions for the VehicleTracker application.
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/apps

Testing

How to use SimOne to test Event Rules http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14038

Copy a tested Event Rule to the production application/server:
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/export_a ... _geofences

Localization

Translate GpsGate to new language
GpsGate v4.0 http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/localization_editor
GpsGate v3.1 http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/language_editing

Customized units http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10152

Browser integration

Add tracking to your public homepage http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/publish_your_views

"Display Platform Kit". Customize the VehicleTracker application. Integrate your business system into the VehicleTracker view. Display your own Windows. Everything using simple Javascript.
http://franson.com/gpsgateserver/DisplayKit.zip
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=12914

To add a custom "panel" to the workspace: http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14298

GpsGate Server Javascript API reference documentation: http://franson.com/gpsgateserver/jsapi/

User and device management

Add users and devices using SOAP http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16295

Map and geocoder

Maps supported
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10087

Shapefiles + Geoserver
Use Geoserver (free) + Openlayers (free) to display Shapefiles in GpsGate Server.
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/use_shap ... _geoserver

Add support for "any" third party map. For examples and documentation take a look in "WebMap Platform Kit": http://franson.com/gpsgateserver/WebMapKit.zip Existing map integrations can be found here
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10087

Import a raster JPEG, PNG, GIF or BMP map to GpsGate Server
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=6757
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=8030

Custom geocoder over HTTP/XML
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/geocoder ... ate_server

Device Mapper

How to use Device Mappers: http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/device_mapper

Adding custom variables http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16516

Device Mapper Scripting http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/device_mapper_scripting

Translating variable names: http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/changing ... and_values

Event Rules

Script Expressions http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/script_expressions

Tips when developing Script Expressions.
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=18303

Multiple events per event rule and device. Set Notifier variables from script. http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=17167

HTTP Expression can be used to include custom expression in Event Rules. Both in Live Event Rules and Event Rules used for Reporting (Analyze). Another area of usage is to get real time position updates from GpsGate to another system.
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=15426

Notify your custom server over HTTP when an Event Rule is true:
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/notify_custom_server

Http Expression vs. Command Notifier
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=15730

Script Notifiers http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/script_notifiers

Event Rule / Notifier variables http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=18301

Reporting

Starting points for installing and activating reports: http://gpsgate.com/reports

Reporting docs http://docs.gpsgate.com/help/reporting/

Customize reports
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/customiz ... efinitions
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/customiz ... _practices

Re-processing reports: http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13659

Translating reports
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/localization_editor

Add charts to reports: http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16874

Add variable values to report EV1000
Using GpsGate v4.0 http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/displayi ... le_reports
Using GpsGate v3.1 http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16300

Add "Custom Fields" to reports http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16446

Add Server _Odometer value to your report http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPI ... =_odometer

Adding Ignition values to the Trip and Idle report. http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/trip_and ... h_ignition

Combine Trip&Idle with Event Rules
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/trip_and ... le_reports

Driver/Vehicle report
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/driver_login_report

Customize the Trip & Idle report
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13296
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13524

Customize the BreadCrumb report
http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/add_temp ... umb_report

Add custom parameters to a report
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13567
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13568

Custom distance report with trip categories
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13956

Simple Driver's Journal Report
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13975

File Reports, export CSV to other systems.
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=15153

Access Reporting data using SOAP
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=15489

Copy Report to another server
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14012

Map links in your custom report (click actions)
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14738

Device integration

For device integration, start by taking a look at "GpsGate TrackerOne reference design" here:
http://gpsgate.com/developer/gpsgate_trackerone

Three ways to integrate an unsupported tracker:
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10172

Camera FTP integration
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=19106

Native device integration:
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=9805

Template Commands. Write a "template" to define commands sent to a tracker from the server. Use this to configure the tracker in ways not supported by GpsGate Server today. More info:
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10220

Template command with argument
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10909

Simple position update over HTTP (old style, not recommended)
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=5637

Simple position update over UDP (old style, not recommended)
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=5639

Chat and Job Dispatch using TrackerOne
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13255

Job Dispatch using Cell phone or email
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=14640

TrackerOne + Garmin FMI integration
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=13075

DataForward the unmodified data sent from a device to one or many other servers. http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=16118

GpsGate Server management

Troubleshoot GpsGate Server connection:
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10315

Install several GpsGate Server on one computer
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=7860

Customize units
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10152

Change logo and colors
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=6877

Login to GpsGate Server from another site
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=6818

Upgrading a customized GpsGate Server installation
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=8305

SMS support

Add SMS support to your server http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=7829

If you are a developer and want to integrate other providers of SMS, please take a look at one of those options:

SMS web service integration over HTTP:
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=11344

Distribution

How to build your own web repository
http://forum.gpsgate.com/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=12716


Regards,
Johan

Franson Support

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