Google is one step closer to creating a fitness empire as its Health Connect platform enters public beta.

Collaboration between Google and Samsung, The Health Connect service first appeared in May to, according to the development team (opens in a new tab), offering greater insight into a person’s health through a platform that aggregates health data from multiple sources into one place. To make things easier, Google is also standardizing data sharing so fitness apps can talk to each other more easily. This way, third party developers are no longer forced to make and maintain multiple API calls for their applications.