This paper explores the convergence of several different technologies including: mobility, GPS, business intelligence and M2M (machine to machine) technologies with evolving field services management strategies. This convergence has resulted in a new “Networked Field Service” model.
Running on rugged industry standard Tablet PCs and fully integrated with Bristol Water’s own Smallworld Enterprise GIS, the GeoField application places a complete set of mapping and infrastructure data directly into the hands of its field crews.
Buying a handheld rugged mobile computer for your workforce is going to be a costly and strategic investment. This report explains the different factors you should consider when purchasing a handheld mobile computer.