Industry News

  1. Silver Lake To Acquire Majority Stake In ServiceMax From GE Digital
    12/13/2018

    GE Digital and Silver Lake announced recently an agreement for GE Digital to sell a majority stake in ServiceMax, a leading provider of cloud-based software productivity tools for field service technicians, to Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing. Under the agreement, GE will retain a 10% equity ownership in ServiceMax

  2. Vonage Redefines Mobility For Today's Evolving Workforce
    12/13/2018

    Vonage (NYSE: VG), a business cloud communications leader, has recently been named Enterprise VoIP Company of the Year and has received a Mobile Breakthrough Award

  3. Large Brazilian Dairy Producer Chooses MiX Telematics For Fleet Management
    12/13/2018

    MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and asset management solutions, is proud to announce that it has been selected by a large dairy company in Brazil to help address their safety, security, efficiency and compliance needs.

  4. Sonata Software Announces Signing Definitive Agreement To Acquire US-Based Microsoft Dynamics 365 Field Services Partner Sopris Systems
    12/13/2018

    Second strategic investment in a week aimed at achieving leadership in the global Dynamics 365 business.

  5. Trimble Launches New Mobile App For Contractors To Manage Business More Efficiently
    12/12/2018

    Trimble launched recently Contractor WorkZone, a simple construction business software and project management tool. Built specifically for smaller contractors and companies, Contractor WorkZone enables users to run their business as well as manage their jobs, teams and finances all from one easy-to-use mobile application running on Apple or Android mobile devices.

  6. Fieldbit Releases Next Generation Of Augmented Reality For Technical Services
    12/12/2018

    Fieldbit, a leading developer of a real-time augmented reality (AR) collaboration platform for field services, recently announced the launch of Fieldbit 5.0, the latest version of the company's proprietary field service application that enables enterprises to create, capture and efficiently share knowledge across entire organizations using smart glasses and smart phones. The innovative redesign enhances technician productivity and performance via a user-friendly and intuitive interface capable of being deployed across the web and on Android and Apple iOS devices.

  7. Raken Reporting And Management Software Helps Alta Construction Build National Client Network
    12/11/2018

    Raken, the top-rated daily reporting app and field management solution for the construction industry, has announced a partnership with nationwide contractor Alta Construction.

  8. Household Service Emergencies Are More Stressful Than Last-Minute Holiday Shopping For Nearly Three Quarters Of Americans
    12/11/2018

    Servicing an unexpected leaky pipe, faulty furnace or cable outage is the most stressful item on Americans’ holiday to-do lists--more so than getting holiday shopping done--for nearly three in four (73 percent) according to a national survey released recently from Verizon Connect.

  9. Astea International Earns Frost & Sullivan's 2018 Company Of The Year Award In Mobile Field Service Management
    12/10/2018

    Astea International Inc., a leading global provider of field service management and mobility solutions, announced today that it has earned the 2018 Company of the Year Award in Mobile Field Service Management from Frost & Sullivan.

  10. MiX Telematics Launches MiX Now
    12/6/2018

    MiX Telematics (NYSE: MIXT, JSE:MIX), a global leader of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, today launched MiX Now - simplified, self-service fleet software that empowers business owners to easily manage their vehicles and drivers.