mei 08, 2019 • 10 minutes read

How Is Mobile App Development Contributing To Danang To Become A Smart City?


Mobile app development from some aspects of life in Danang

Danang has been famous for being a central hub of Vietnam is all aspects of life. The city is being developed under a specific strategy: “Smart City 4.0”, in a period of 10 years. According to that, let’s have a quick review of how the mobile app has been developed in this city.

1. Tourism


The official mobile app of Da Nang tourism includes a list of attractions, dining, residences, and event festivals in Danang. Especially, this app allows users to create a travel schedule in seconds. InDanang app was developed by Danang Tourism Promotion Center (Da Nang Tourism Department).


The app has got over 10.000 downloads and hundreds of reviews (on Google play store) since being launched (05/2019).

2. Transportation


In order to enhance the quality of public transportation services by bus in Da Nang city, provide tools for people to easily look up the routes... The Da Nang Department of Transportation has coordinated with the construction consultancy and high-tech solutions company named “Sioux High Tech Software” (the branch of Sioux Group in the Netherlands, operating in Vietnam for almost 6 years) to complete and put the DanaBus Mobile App into use. Danabus is one of the projects developed by the cooperation between Danang Authority and Sioux HTS.


Danabus was developed on the Xamarin platform for iOS and Android with both English and Vietnamese language to approach more people. Since being released, the app has reached more than 25.000 downloads and more than 100 reviews on Google Play (05/2019).

3. Finance: E-payment


Recently, in accordance with the plan “Smart City 4.0”, Danang authority has agreed with M-Service, to apply Momo E-payment to the city’s public administration. Danang citizen can now make the administrative service payments through the official website of the city or use QR Scan on Momo App at the service points.


This app has more than 5.000.000 on Google Play and more than 57.536 reviews (05/2019)

4. Social


Give and Take (Cho và Nhận) is a non-profit mobile app providing a platform for users to give away and seek for useful items.

The app is dedicated to the plan “Danang Smart City 4.0”  by Sioux HTS. The points of the app are, helping people to save on facilities, reducing the use of resources, inspiring a giving society – a solid base for a smart city.


Let’s make sharing and receiving more easily and conveniently with Give and Take.

5. Government


The appliance of the feedback mobile app has changed the way people contact the city authority and increased participation in enhancing life in their home city. The platform offers a user-friendly interface, simple process, and quick access for users to quickly feedback on social issues.


This app is also developed by Sioux High Tech Software. Feedback app can be found at Cases here.


Hai Chau Smart City Mobile App - The app of Information Technology to the reception and handling of reports related to the social issues will support the District authority to improve the efficiency of society government and encourage people to participate more on ensuring the social order in Hai Chau district, improving the connection between the government and the people.


6. Healthcare


“Tim Khoe”, or Healthy Heart, is a mobile app to advise, educate people with content and functions built on close, friendly, and accurate health information consulted by the qualified professional staff at the Hoan My Medical Group.



Above are a quick review of the mobile app development activities in Danang, taking each mobile app as an example for the related field.

The mobile app has been developed in mostly all aspects of life: tourism, hospitality, restaurants, medication, transportation, government, and culture. However, the development is still limited by the awareness of users or the number of users. On the other hand, there is a huge potential in developing the current mobile application markets and others, for instance: education, environment, healthcare, etc. Developing mobile application is essential while raising people’s awareness and understanding of the mobile application is indispensable.

In summary, mobile app development in Danang is considered exploding with its growth strategy, attracts more and more international companies choosing Danang as an IT outsourcing destination and domestic enterprises seeking for high tech solutions.

Let us hear from you, what do you think about mobile app development in Danang? what do you expect from the mobile app development in the future? Or shortly share with us, how mobile app development has impacted on your home city/country?

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At Sioux High Tech Software, we would like to contribute to the sustainability and Smart City 4.0 of Danang, in particular, and all over the world, by bringing high tech to life. We always work on innovative and high-tech solutions to bring the best solutions to life.