MOM Brands replaced nearly 50,000 paper forms with custom-made mobile apps, which improved field sales rep productivity by more than 12%.
Gone Are The Days? Today’s Tablets Creating Tomorrow’s Workforce Standards
It’s impressive. In less than five years, more than 105 million U.S. workers across all industries will be considered mobile workers according to a new IDC forecast . That means that nearly three out of every four workers will no longer be reliant on the “PC” in its traditional sense. Having to come into the office to do your “real work” on a desktop PC will be a thing of the past (those days are already gone for our customers) and workers’ physical location will be insignificant to productivity and team collaboration. All thanks to today’s tablet PCs.
This Is An Exciting Time To Be A Mobile Enterprise Channel Partner
By taking advantage of real-time, business-centric analytics that far surpass common mobile device network MDM capabilities, you can help your customers discover new ways to optimize their mission-critical operations, increase employee productivity and improve customer satisfaction.
B2M Eliminates No Fault Problem, Saves Customer $48,000 A Month
“Why am I paying for all these devices to be returned when there is nothing wrong with them,” is often the customer response when a managed service provider (MSP) or manufacturer delivers a “No Fault Found” report on a repair order.
Mobile Device Downtime Reduces From 22% To 3% With Analytic Software
If there is one word any business would like to strike from its vocabulary it would be downtime. Regardless of the size of the operation, unplanned downtime kills productivity, shrinks the bottom line and damages customer and stakeholder relationships.
Rebooting Problems Solved With Analytic Software
“Have you tried rebooting?” It is arguably the most often asked question when talking with a mobile device help desk to resolve an issue. Many times, the minutes it takes to perform the task will take care of the problem. Other times, more has to be done -- along with other reboots.
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Marathon Data Systems Completes Mobile-First Transformation, Acquires Leading GPS Telematics Provider And Reveals Corporate Rebrand
Marathon Data Systems, a leading provider of cloud-based field service management and fleet management solutions, announced recently that it acquired Foxtrax GPS, a cloud-based leader in fleet tracking technology.
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Tough Tablets: Choosing Rugged Tablets for Your Mobile Workforce
Tablet PCs have become the mobile device of choice for today’s field workforce. Tablets enable enterprises to ensure data is collected, processed, and entered into a central IT system without delay – keeping all types of mobile workers connected and efficient. But when it comes to tablet selection, there are many points to consider in selecting the best fit for your mobile workforce.
Tips For Overcoming This Year’s Biggest Field Service Challenges
Michael Blumberg of the leading management consultancy to the High-Tech Industry, Blumberg Advisory Group, and Tom Bowe, Enterprise Service Management Industry Director at IFS, discuss the latest challenges and initiatives of field service organizations, based on new market research.
The Mobile Effect: How Going Mobile Can Increase Revenue
Ever wonder what a mobile field service solution could do for you? Going mobile affects all aspects of your business.
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