The rise in the increased use of mobility for field service has been in parallel and based on the heightened use of cloud services. With mobile being one of the five top areas for cloud expansion, many of the businesses are employing cloud platforms.
Whether it’s sharing of information via file syncing, storing data or employing social media, many companies are executing cloud strategies. The increased reliance on public cloud resources for many functions is due to the advantage that cloud-based solutions are more secure. The key factors that make cloud deployment compelling are:
In addition to the above, the major benefit to the field service organizations through cloud-based mobility is the ability to dispatch the work to the handheld devices, receive real-time updates and increase operational efficiency by reducing the time and enabling optimization of resources. And these benefits represents the true advantage of increased mobility and cloud adoption.
The vision of today’s retailer is to simplify, enliven and customize shopper experience of the tech-empowered customers. To deliver an omnichannel customer experience, retailers must balance conflicting supply chain priorities and goals with ongoing optimization strategies and tactics.
Enterprise mobility has become the hot-spot in the recent times. With the companies investing their major chunk in enterprise mobility, the intersection of mobility, cloud, social media, internet what Gartner calls “Nexus of Forces” is making the the enterprises to reconsider their enterprise mobile strategies.
The growing popularity of eCommerce and evolving delivery expectations have made LTL-shipments an extremely attractive means of executing deliveries. But LTL shipping's full potential will remain unexploited if businesses do not deploy a robust data-driven LTL solution.