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  • The Power Of Prediction

    Ninety-nine percent of mobile device failures are not predicted but are predictable, and for the most part, avoidable.

  • A Daunting Task Made Simple

    Mobile deployments are nothing new, but the factors causing performance problems have grown enormously in recent years. However, it may be surprising to learn that a recent survey showed 95% of companies reported deployment issues – and most had no idea how to resolve them.

  • Increasing The Performance Of Your Mobile Deployment

    A recent Aberdeen survey on Enterprise Mobility Management reported that approximately 80% of companies contacted had mobile device deployments.  However, only 8% of the deployment managers could measure how the devices performed.

  • How Flexibility Enhances The Mobile Workforce

    There are many  technologies on the market today  that allow fleet and field services businesses to measure, record and analyze every aspect of their field operation: from knowing where their drivers are to controlling fuel costs, ensuring driver safety and working to keep customers satisfied through intelligent scheduling.

  • 5 Steps To Choose A Mobile Device For The Field

    With so many devices and operating systems out there, how do you choose the right one for your field employees? Above all else, you need a device that will work for your technicians in the environments they are working in. You will also need to make sure that your software and apps operate seamlessly on any device so you have the most flexibility.

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  • Heniff Transportation Systems Renews Its SkyBitz Trailer Management System

    SkyBitz, the leader in remote asset tracking and information management solutions, recently announced that Heniff Transportation Systems, a leading liquid bulk carrier, has updated its fleet with the award-winning Falcon series product along with the subscription-based enterprise solution, SkyBitz as a Service.

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FROM THE EDITOR

The Importance Of Field Technician Evaluation

The Importance Of Field Technician Evaluation

You’ve heard the saying, “You can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink.” Well, you can arm your field tech with all of the latest and greatest technologies, but that doesn’t necessarily mean he’ll do his job the way you’d like. It’s crucial for you to take an active role in monitoring and evaluating technician performance.

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    IFS Mobile Solutions

    Analysts estimate that 50% of business applications will be accessed via mobile devices over the next couple of years. Mobile isn’t ”the future”. Now is a critical moment for optimizing mobile within your business strategy.

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    KORE Payment Processing Solutions Providers of payment processing and point of purchase systems know the importance of secure, real-time, data communication designed for high availablility and scalability.
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    Fleet Director Software

    If You Manage a Fleet, Fleet Director is the Software Platform of Choice. Tracking over 200,000 vehicles, our solutions work across all major industries including trucking, HVAC, construction, energy & mining, lawn & garden, transportation and service.

  • Active UHF Beacon Tag i-Q350L M-Microtag
    Active UHF Beacon Tag i-Q350L M-Microtag Using advanced UHF radio frequency technology, i-Q350L M tags send data at distances of up to 150 meters (500 feet) to either a mobile (handheld) or fixed reader (interrogator).
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  • Optimized End-To-End Service Delivery

    Your field service operation has countless moving parts that all need to be managed accurately and efficiently in order to ensure maximum productivity, profitability, and customer satisfaction. Luckily, there are a number of field service management solutions on the market today that can enable you to intelligently automate, track, and monitor all of these disparate business functions simultaneously and precisely so you and your team can do what it does best - service customers.

  • Modern Tools For Today’s Modern Workforce

    Service is a competitive industry. And the technologies and tools you can use to get a leg up on your competition are changing rapidly. Does your business have all the tools necessary to compete in today's field service environment? Are you on pace with current technology?

  • Best Practices To Master The Current Trends In Field Service

    More organizations globally are viewing Field Service as a profit center rather than a cost center. Customer satisfaction is the measure of success and first-time fix rate is being closely scrutinized. But what are the right metrics that will help you to know how your organization stacks up and help measure improvements? How do organizations successfully move from cost-cutting to profit maximization?

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