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Automating scheduling and dispatch operations can be challenging for companies with complex service level agreement (SLA) requirements. Customers’ contracts can have varying requirements that affect everything from priority scheduling to billing processes. For companies that act as third-party service providers, managing technicians and work orders is even more complicated, since each client has its own mix of SLA requirements, and technicians are often called upon to work on behalf of different clients at different times.
How Does Efficient Driving Translate Into Fleet Savings?
Whether you own a fleet company or you work for one, it's important to take advantage of as many cost savings as possible. In the fleet and transportation industry, one major expense that you experience daily is fuel cost. By finding ways to cut fuel costs - as well as repair costs - you can save a considerable amount of money. Telematics allows you to analyze the ways in which your vehicles are being operated and identify behaviors that if changed could help improve your bottom line.
4G And Its Impact On Telematics
We live in a day where modern technology is advancing at unprecedented rates. There are, of course, advantages and disadvantages both to these rapid changes in technology. Communication systems, for instance, undergo changes and improvements at a fairly quick pace.
More Efficiently Manage Your Entire Fleet with Reliable Asset Tracking
Likely, not all of your fleet assets are vehicles. You could have trailers, generators, sheds, signage, or many other fixed or movable types of assets. Knowing where these assets are and knowing when they are moved can be a vital part of running your business.
Top 3 Driving Mistakes A Web-Based Fleet System Can Prevent
The trucking industry is one of the most important transportation industries in the U.S. today, hauling food, clothing, and business and consumer goods all over the country. In order to get the most out of this industry, you need to have the best drivers out on the road at all times.
Saving Money By Adopting Field Service Automation
Whether they are on a tight budget or are operating with some room to spend, all companies want to find ways to save money that make sense. For businesses with technicians who work multiple jobs every day, field service automation could be a great way to save dollars over the years. TechTarget's Denis Pombriant wrote that with an automation tool in place, data can be more easily collected, customers can be better understood and organizations can figure out where they may be losing money or lacking efficiency.
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For innovative, growth-minded service businesses, driving the business as a profit center is now a top priority. But how do you move from the red to the black? Dave Hart, ServiceMax's Vice President of Global Customer Transformation will discuss the transition of service from a cost center to a profit center and how the pressure is on today's service leaders to make top line growth a priority.
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The lifeblood of any service organization is its ability to successfully address the varied needs of its customers. Today’s leading service organizations are implementing solutions that touch the entire service team – from sales reps to field employees to call center agents with efficient task scheduling, real-time mobility tools and insightful service analytics. Solutions like this enable organizations to run their business in real-time, delivering a great customer experience at a reduced cost.
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