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Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline has chosen MobileFrame to track their parts and labor. Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline previously used Microsoft InfoPath for simple forms building, but they needed a solution that allowed for more complex workflow creation and ease of integration. Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline has over 150 forms teed up to automate, so MobileFrame’s platform approach is a perfect fit. After seeing MobileFrame’s full-featured platform in action, Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline was confident that it would meet their needs. With MobileFrame, Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile work order applications to track their parts and labor that easily integrates with their existing homegrown SQL backend system.
Atlas Machine & Supply has chosen MobileFrame to automate their work order processes. Prior to adopting MobileFrame’s platform, Atlas Machine had 5 clerks just for manually entering their collected field data into their backend system in addition to their large mobile workforce. This was highly inefficient and costly, leading Atlas Machines to recognize the need for a robust mobility solution to make this process more efficient. After evaluating several mobility solutions, Atlas Machine & Supply recognized that MobileFrame’s unique full-featured platform was best suited to helping them automate their work orders and manage their field force. With MobileFrame, Atlas Machine & Supply will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile work order applications that closely integrates with their existing Exact Job Boss backend system, and eliminates the need for manual data re-entry – guaranteeing them a huge ROI. Continue reading
Idaho National Labs has chosen MobileFrame to automate their work order management. Idaho National Labs previously adopted a competing mobility solution in 2003 but was unable to get the solution working properly, leading them to return to paper-based processes. After their previous experience, Idaho National Labs realized the need for a more robust mobility solution with a proven track record and had been looking for a good solution that would work as promised ever since. After seeing MobileFrame’s full-featured platform in action, Idaho National Labs was confident that it would meet their needs. With MobileFrame, Idaho National Laboratories will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile work order applications that easily integrates with their existing Ventyx backend system. Continue reading
Dickinson Fleet Services has purchased MobileFrame to automate their vehicle maintenance and inspections. Our partner, GS Data, demonstrated the MobileFrame platform to Dickinson and will be writing their vehicle maintenance and inspections mobile applications. With MobileFrame, Dickinson Fleet Services will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile applications for their vehicle maintenance and inspections.
Hunter Engineering has purchased MobileFrame to automate their field service operations. Hunter Engineering designs manufactures and sells a wide range of passenger car and truck service equipment including wheel balancers, alignment racks and garage lifts. Although Hunter’s technicians are independent contractors, Hunter’s goal was to remove all paper-based processes involved in customer visits for installation of new equipment, warranty work and/or any additional type of servicing. With MobileFrame, Hunter Engineering will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile applications that are closely integrated with each contractor’s instance of QuickBooks and also Hunter’s corporate office QuickBooks as well. This has allowed Hunter to begin offering a backup service to their contractors, thus uncovering a new revenue stream.
Hunter Engineering did a very thorough investigation of all available mobile technologies, including all the big names, ultimately selecting MobileFrame for its flexibility, sophistication and ease of use. With MobileFrame, Hunter Engineering will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile field service applications that give them greater visibility into what is happening in their customer base.
Chapman Metering, a utility contractor specializing in meter installations and testing services, has chosen MobileFrame to automate their Work Order Management. Chapman Metering was looking for an easy-to-use software solution that would allow them to customize their mobile work orders, and integrate to their existing Access-based backend system, without requiring custom programming. In addition, they needed an enterprise mobility solution which would allow them to embed photos and collect GPS location data. Continue reading
Here’s round 2 on creating a mobile application and this time instead of a real time meal order taking application, I’ve created a simple Work Order System that includes a Dispatch app and a handheld app. They were both built using MobileFrame and completed in under 2 hours.
Here are the 2 Parts: Continue reading
Ameren has chosen MobileFrame as their standard mobility platform, with their first project being to automate their substation inspections, preventative maintenance and facility repairs. Subsequently, Ameren has 200+ forms that they plan to automate across their various departments. Prior to adopting MobileFrame, Ameren had 20-25 people who manually re-entered collected data from paper forms. Ameren’s central IT department recognized that a platform solution, like MobileFrame, would result in a huge ROI when going mobile. After a thorough evaluation of all solutions in the marketplace, Ameren chose MobileFrame for its ease of use, flexibility, and because MobileFrame provides a complete set of mobility tools that includes an integration wizard and mobile device management.
Advanced Powering Services has chosen MobileFrame to automate their field inspections and maintenance activities. APS performs semi-annual maintenance on 3500+ pieces of equipment across CA, AZ and NV primarily for the Cable TV Industry. In addition, APS performs field inspections of all the equipment at a facility. Prior to adopting MobileFrame’s platform, APS’s business process was entirely paper-based. APS wanted to grow their business and they recognized that eliminating paper forms and manual data entry was the best way to go. They plan to write their own mobile applications, using the MobileFrame platform, and deploy them to Netbooks operating on Verizon’s 3G network. Continue reading
Asplundh Tree Expert Company, selected MobileFrame’s enterprise mobility platform to implement mobile applications across their operations. The first set of mobile applications will include Timesheets, Customer Contract Configuration and Employee / Equipment searches. We will be integrating to their backend system called Proamics, which runs on Sybase. In a later phase we will integrate to SAP. Asplundh CIO, George Gunther, was impressed with MobileFrame’s ability to automate applications quickly with no programming, which is very important since they have so many applications they want to deploy. The goal of this mobility project is to improve productivity, reduce errors, and speed up job processing. George estimates a 122% ROI within 30 months based upon a deployment of 1,500 devices running MobileFrame. They will start the pilot on existing laptops, then migrate over the handhelds. Follow on phases will automate approximately 8,000 field personnel. Continue reading