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A Fresh Approach To Field Service Pays Off

Migrating from an ERP-based field service module to a stand-alone, cloud-based solution has enabled Luminex to improve its same-day service call resolution rate to more than 95%.

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FEATURED ARTICLES

  • Real-Time Key Performance Indicators In Field Service

    By showing dispatchers how they’re doing via real-time key performance indicators, they can adjust accordingly and improve their overall performance.

  • How To Lose A Lot Of Money In Warranty Tracking

    In complex service environments, warranty tracking is a process and integration problem. When this problem isn’t solved, you can lose a lot of money.

  • Using Service Management Software To Enhance The Customer Experience

    Today, you can manufacture a product anywhere in the world to a high level of quality. High quality is the customer expectation. The product features and related service become competitive differentiators.

  • How Field Service Optimization Can Work For Service Companies OAll Shapes and Sizes

    Field Service optimization is not just an option for large enterprises with thousands of field technicians anymore. As technology shifts, field service management can be a true realization for small, medium and large companies, in varying industries that operate in varying geographical locations.

  • Top 5 Goals Fleet Executives Have Achieved With GPS Tracking

    What are your fleet’s top goals over the next year? The 2014 Fleet Management Technology Report recently stated the top 5 goals achieved by businesses across many industries. Whatever your goals may be, how are you going to measure them? Perhaps GPS tracking can help. This blog will show you ways that GPS tracking can help conquer business challenges based on the top 5 goals that fleet executives said they have achieved since employing this fleet management technology.

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How The Internet Of Things Is Changing Field Service The Great Tablet OS Debate
What you need to know about how the IoT is impacting the future of field service. Know the facts on Android, Windows, and iOS so you can pick the OS that’s right for your organization.
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5 Keys To Fleet Management Selection

Learn how the latest technologies and trends are transforming the mobile workforce. Crucial considerations for selecting the right solution for your business.

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INDUSTRY NEWS

  • Fleetmatics Introduces Enhancements To Its Mobile Workforce Solution

    Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced the introduction of a new upgrade for its Fleetmatics REVEAL™ product, a business-intelligence based fleet management solution. Most notably, the latest version includes a significant upgrade to the Fleetmatics REVEAL Logbook feature, which allows fleet-based businesses to remove the manual step from HOS paper processing.

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FROM THE EDITOR

3 Strategies For Growing Your Service Revenue

3 Strategies For Growing Your Service Revenue

It’s no surprise that the top goal of today’s service organizations is increasing revenue. Service has evolved from often an afterthought to a differentiator, and as such, the view of the service function within the majority of organizations today is one of a profit center vs. cost center. With that evolution comes mounting pressure on service organizations to maximize revenue.

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    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.

  • IFS Metrix Service Management
    IFS Metrix Service Management

    IFS Metrix Service Management can help your product-based business greatly enhance its service business through industry leading field service management solutions and expertise.

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    The #1 Freelance & Contractor Management Solution

    Work Market is a cloud-based freelance management platform connected to an online marketplace of professionals seeking work assignments.

  • PocketJet 6 Full Page Mobile Printers
    PocketJet 6 Full Page Mobile Printers

    The Brother PocketJet 6 Plus mobile printers feature high-quality, 300 dpi printing for applications that require the best output for fine text and graphics.

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  • Mobile Workforce Apps: 5 Insider Secrets To Field Service Success

    Mobile apps can have a huge positive impact on field service —but improving customer service and operational efficiency don’t come automatically. It turns out there are at least 5 best practices that successful companies consistently implement. Antenna Software has delivered hundreds of Field Service apps for the world’s largest companies supporting workers in the most demanding environments imaginable. Join Field Technologies and Antenna Software to learn 5 Insider Secrets To Field Service Success, and how to avoid the common pitfalls that hinder many mobile workforce apps.

  • Learn How To Ensure Safety In The Field To Minimize Risk & Liability

    Policies, procedures and training are part of every safety program. When they reach the field, safety policies and procedures often turn into paper-based manuals, check lists and forms. It can be tough for your mobile workers to check the manual, review the check list and fill out forms when they’re in the middle of a large project. As a result, procedures are sometimes ignored – and the potential for an accident (or OSHA safety violation) increases.

  • Kellogg: How We Gained Critical Visibility Through Workforce Management

    Kellogg® is the world’s leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies, crackers and savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company. They offer their products in more than 180 countries — so the company is no stranger to the challenges of managing a distributed workforce.

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