This User Guide describes how to configure and utilise omaya 2.0 location based system. Those responsible for managing Omaya System intend this guide for use. Consequently, it assumes a basic working knowledge of local area networking, wireless networking and wireless devices.

About Omaya

Omaya is a location based platform helps you understand how people move around your venue. The paths they take, choke points, entry or exit points and even queue lengths are not only possible but also made easy with it.

Conventions in Text

We use various conventions in text to help you more quickly identify special terms. The following table describes those conventions and provides examples of their use.

Convention Meaning
Bold Bold typeface indicates terms that are defined in the text or terms that appear in a glossary, or both.
Italics Italic typeface indicates emphasis.


Conventions in Icon Graphic

Omaya  uses a common icon to represent a function

Icon Function
Edit an entry
Delete an entry
View an entry
weekly view of entry

Platform overview

Omaya administration platform consist of few pane

Navigation pane for navigation menu to access a operation or module within Omaya administration platform.

Main Screen
Main screen:  the main display of module and function

Waiting screen
if you have large data to compute, a waiting screen will be displayed, please wait until the compute is complete to review your data


There are a few key terminology used by omaya system, please get accustomed and familiar to the term for ease of operating omaya. The condition for the users associated with the correct term can be set by venue device screen.

Users – mobile device with wifi chip detected , each device is assumed to be one user, while the trend of single user with multi device is in trend its only minimal users having more than 1 mobile devices

Pass by – Users detected walk by at venue

Visit – User who is detected nearer to sensor

Engaged – total no of user that dwell at venue more than no of minutes thus is converted from pass by to engaged

Daily loyalty users – users who is detected by system 5 days out of 1 week.

Weekly loyalty users – users who is seen more than 4 days a month

Bounce rate – users who spend less than 5 minutes

Churn – the relative number of user that appear and disappear during a time window

Dwell Time – determined the amount of queuing or the average time spend in zone or outlet

Crowding factor – determined the potential bottlenecks or where extra resources are needed

Dominant direction – the most typical direction of travel through an area by users

New visitor – user who is detected 1st time at venue

Repeat visitor – users who is detected within venue 2nd time the next day onward

Device state – all mobile device emit wifi signal , the frequency of signal emitted are based on the state of the device

Device state Probe/emit request interval
Asleep ( screen off )  ~once per minute
Standy (screen on ) 10 ~ 15 times per minute
Associated with SSID varies , but higher frequency.