For many field workers, smartphones can perform many of the required tasks at a fraction of the cost of rugged handhelds. Through interviews with companies experienced in using rugged devices and smartphones, the analysis shows that smartphone-based field service solution had a 14%-85% lower TCO than alternate rugged solutions.
Sybase recently commissioned Forrester Consulting to assess the importance of mobile device management and, in particular, mobile security and the associated issues that keep CXOs up at night. Get your report now, compliments of Sybase, and see how your mobile strategy stacks up against your peers.
Turn Your Enterprise ON with a 20-page Field Mobility Resource Guide Get a FREE copy of Motorola's new, 20-page offer - "A guide to field mobility: Empowering our field workforce today for a more successful and profitable enterprise tomorrow." Learn how your enterprise can maximize the value/utilization of the field workforce. This guide reveals why mobility has become a best practice out in the field; showcases how the lack of mobility will impact the health of your business - and your ability to compete; and offers great case studies that prove the power of mobility in action.
In this White Paper, IDC analyzes the role of next-generation mobile enterprise platforms as organizations seek a more strategic deployment of mobile solutions. The White Paper analyzes why mobility is important to enterprise customers; discusses key past obstacles across technology, supplier deployment, and customer adoption; and identifies vital criteria for choosing a next-generation platform. Sponsored by Sybase.
By enabling strategic mobile deployments, organizations can realize significant benefits including reduced cost of ownership, easier application development and deployment, simple back-end integration and centralized management and security. This "Strategic Mobile Deployments "newsletter explains how to adopt a mobile enterprise application platform and highlights how two innovative companies, Delta Technology and Energy & Combustion Services, are deploying mobility initiatives to gain a competitive advantage. It also features research from Gartner Inc., the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Enterprise Application Platforms, 2008.
Discover how your IT team can support smartphones with ease, lightening its burden and freeing up time for proactive work. Featuring real-world examples from NuStar Energy and Palm Valley Healthcare, this paper reveals how fast, easy remote smartphone support can help maintain employee productivity and lower overall costs.
In this whitepaper, by Motorola and Zebra, automating DSD operations is a proven practice to help increase productivity and profitability benefits. Mobile computing applications can help prevent order-entry errors and assist DSD staff in managing inventory more accurately and efficiently. This white paper will show how operations can be enhanced with additional applications, wireless data communication, on-site invoice printing and other enhancements to reduce operating costs and improve efficiency and profitability.
Find out how each aspect of perfect order performance (On-Time Delivery, Complete Orders, Damage-free Delivery, Accurate Invoicing and Documentation) can be improved through enhancements to data collection processes and technologies including RFID, speech, imaging technology, and GPS.
Does your Mobile Workforce actually work? A properly equipped and incentivized mobile user can quickly respond to customer requests and stay up-to-date on the latest company information. A new solution is now available allowing your workforce to use their smartphones like laptops to get more done in less time.
As more companies rely on wireless connectivity to provide mobile services to remote workers, satellite-based communications is emerging as a viable and cost-effective partner solution to cellular and Wi-Fi. Mobile satellite terminals are smaller and more portable than ever, and can provide better coverage in adverse and challenging situations.