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  1. Human SCADA: The Future Of Enterprise Mobility
    2/1/2016

    New data capture capabilities can create a complete view of the health and activity status of a field worker and, when coupled with a dispatch function, a chance to improve that field worker’s condition or a situation as a whole and to provide the foundation of a supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system.

  2. Utilities: Winning With Mobile And Cloud Strategies
    2/1/2016

    One of the ways utilities are increasing their own competitiveness is by enhancing their service offerings (such as recommending smart meters), provide better customer service, become more responsive and, of course, optimize their operations to become more productive. Helping some of these business objectives become a reality are mobile and cloud strategies.

  3. How You Can Help Your Field Services Clients Add A Preventive Maintenance Program
    1/20/2016

    Thanks to advancing technology, machines are increasingly complex, which emphasizes even greater need for a mobile management system and strong customer service.

  4. Enjoying The Benefits Of A Variable-Cost Workforce
    11/5/2015

    Running a successful IT practice is hard work, which is made all the more difficult by the fixed-cost workforce model many IT providers rely on to staff their companies. Indeed, headcount (too high or too low) and quality can severely limit an organization’s ability to scale and succeed. However, there is a paradigm-busting transformational movement in how organizations and companies are completing their work.

  5. 3 Trends For 2016: How To Equip Your Field Service IT Clients For The Future
    10/27/2015

    For businesses deploying workers in the field — regardless of their size — operational process disruptions and disconnects that negatively impact revenue, costs, and customer satisfaction remain key targets for increasing efficiency and productivity through new technologies.

  6. 8 Field Service Trends To Look Out For In 2016
    10/26/2015

    In 2015, field service saw the expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the boom of Big Data. The growth of new companies and technologies have made it easier for service businesses to offer customers strong service programs and deliver more uptime for equipment end users.

  7. The Verdict Is Out: Why Investment Opportunities Favor The Engineering Software Market
    9/22/2015

    Through leveraging our market knowledge, research data, and analysts whom understand the challenges and importance of buying and selling IT to support critical business processes, it would seem that investing in technology companies in recent years has once again become detached from the “fundamentals”; we are back to the casino game of “get in, watch carefully and then try to get out again at a point where the price is higher than you paid.”

  8. Shark Tales And Monolithic IT Vendors — But Good News For The IT Channel
    8/25/2015

    Back in my home country of Australia a recent series of shark attacks, far above average, are causing distress among swimmers and attracting a lot of media attention. The reason for the change in shark patterns however is because the fish schools are coming in closer to shore, apparently a result of warming sea currents, bringing the predator sharks with them.

  9. Do Small, Local Companies Need Field Service Software?
    8/12/2015

    It’s almost assumed that large service companies use the latest and greatest technology. They serve thousands of customers across multiple regions and manage a vast army of technicians, equipment, and vehicles, so of course they need the best field service management (FSM) software.

  10. 8 Features Of A Best-In-Class Field Service Software Solution
    7/1/2015

    Managing a service department is more than just paper and pens. Field service organizations depend on software that manages all of their needs. In order to help businesses narrow their search, we studied the best software and found the key features that make their service organizations best-in-class.