Featured Field Service Articles

  1. Field Service IT News For VARs —January 14, 2015

    This week’s news includes factors that will affect fleet company mergers and acquisitions in 2015 and predictions that the fleet management market will grow.

  2. Field Service IT News For VARs — January 7, 2015

    The news includes predictions for the wearable market, how GPS technology can prevent theft of heavy machinery, and the uses of video and Big Data to protect commercial drivers in litigation.

  3. What Will Help Your Field Service IT Clients Enhance Customer Experience?

    Research company Software Advice’s 2014 IndustryView repor “Customer Preferences for Residential Services Software” found 58 percent of those surveyed say they would be more likely to hire a residential services company if the company used technician-tracking technology.

  4. Field Service IT News For VARS — January 2, 2015

    News includes new bus tracking technologies and using telemetry to replenish supplies at fast food restaurants.

  5. Field Service IT News For VARs — December 26, 2014

    In the news, the 2015 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook predicts growth, companies are exploring technology that uses cloud capabilities to control multiple drones, and a Canadian town is using GPS tracking to monitor their snowplow locations.

  6. Field Service IT News For VARs — December 17, 2014

    In the news, an article lists what to watch for in the trucking industry in 2015 — including technology.

  7. Field Service IT News For VARs — December 10, 2014

    In this week’s news, an article points out how technology provides lines of communication, a measure of safety, and data for adjusting to how the company reacts to weather events in the future.

  8. Survey Shows Field Service Mobility Trends And Usage

    Field service workers use a variety of different mobile devices to help them perform their tasks while away from the office.

  9. 2015 Mobile Trends: Big Screens, Big IP Ratings, Big Interest In Android

    CEO Jerker Hellström, CEO of rugged computer maker Handheld, anticipates three important trends in mobile computing for 2015,according to Wireless Forum.

  10. What You Need To Know About Keeping Your Customers Connected With Wireless

    With machine-to-machine (M2M) and the Internet of Things (IoT) applications dominating current talk in the field service market, an area that you can’t forget is wireless connectivity, the necessary part of the solution that allows the data and communications to travel back and forth.