November-15-2013, Red-Fork Hosplitality Solutions
Red-Fork Implements Tablet-based Mobile Ording System: Red-Fork develops brand-able and easy-to-use mobile ordering and kiosk software solutions that provide extended customer reach, increased sales and order accuracy for restaurateurs. For this particular solution, Red-Fork used the Motion J3600 device running Windows 8.1 in a kiosk configuration providing a "breathtaking user experience".
October-17-2013, Canadian Government Executive
The future of mobile was a huge topic of discussion at last week’s GTEC 2013. Scott Ball, country manager of Motion Computing, said that mobile devices can be hugely beneficial to emergency response and field workers in the public service.
A leading-edge solution fit for the field with Motion: Silver Fern Farms needed to move from paper to tablet, creating an electronic diary and stock booking system for its 85 Livestock Representatives in their interactions with Silver Fern Farms’ 11,000 farmer partners, capturing vital information and providing it back to the business in near real-time.
Maitz Improves Business with Motion: Check out interview between John Hill, owner of Allegiance Technology, and Dave DeWalt, owner of Maitz Home Services in Allentown, PA about how tablets improved his business functions!
Western Farmers Electric Coop shares the lessons they learned from their recent mobile technology deployment. An overview of the challenges they were facing, solutions they reviewed, solutions they selected, benefits received, and lessons learned is presented - along with details on the technologies deployed.
Acadian Ambulance Puts Mobile in Motion to Streamline Patient Care: The Motion technology works seamlessly with Sansio HealthEMS software and Acadian's back-office systems to optimize EMT and paramedic field work.
Motion Computing expands in-vehicle platform: The expansion includes new preferred installers in Canada, positive crash test results for its equipment, a 3 year standard limited warranty and additional customized mounting kits.
Infographic - Paper vs Digital : See this infographic rendering from our software partner, Mi-Co depicting the comparison of paper and paper-less workflow solutions and the resulting time savings.
THE MILLENNIAL TRAINS PROJECT (MTP): MTP is a non-profit organization that leads crowd-funded transcontinental train journeys that empower diverse groups of enterprising and civic-minded Millennials to explore America's new frontiers. Motion is providing the wireless service for the Millennial Trains Project happening right now.
August-2013, Ryan Krupicka, Norris Public Power District
Adopting a tablet-based work order system leads to increased productivity and enhanced customer service: By shaving off 75% of the time linemen are in the field processing paperwork, Norris has been able to increase the number of customers served on a daily basis, and provide more efficient and accurate service. Norris linemen have come to depend on these tablets. They have found the computers help them to do their jobs better and more efficiently, providing them with more data at their fingertips.
August-2013, Ian Davies
The Front Line - On the move and out in the field - mobile technology in utilities: Within the industry itself, the concerns of the customer service improvements, the aging workforce and enabling a more responsive field workforce are driving many utilities to re-evaluate key business operations.
August-01-2013, James Henderson
Cyclone Computers has won an open tender to become the supplier of Motion Computing tablets to government agencies: Motion tablets, which allow mobile users to access and input information in the field, have become a preferred device in such sectors as local councils, farming, commercial traders and first response services.
Meals On Wheets - Video: Here's a video Meals on Wheels and More produced recently highlighting our new electronic volunteer check-in system, including the Motion F5t Tablet PC. That system was made possible thanks to generous grant from the Walmart Foundation and the Meals on Wheels Association of America.
July-26-2013, Britton Cronin
3 reasons why a rugged solution is the better solution: Most of us don’t have much trouble understanding the value of rugged mobile solutions in extreme environments – like mining or oil & gas, but many of us don’t immediately recognize the reasons for a rugged mobile computing solution in less extreme environments – like general field service, healthcare and retail.
July-25-2013, Scott Rehling
Video Interview with Scott Rehling of Motion Computing: Our friends at GISCafe created this great video of Motion's Channel Manager, Scott Rehling at the Esri User Conference, who describes how Motion Tablets and mobile solutions accel in mobile GIS workflows.
July-23-2013, Rob Karsch
Understand the importance of a reliable, effective mobile solution for emergency response: There are some important choices to be made when selecting a mobile solution, such as choosing the right device, communication strategy, and applications. Making a mistake in any of these three key areas can seriously reduce your chances of success.
June-13-2013, Britton Cronin
Technology for Distracted Driving Concerns: As we continue to see more guidelines, policies and laws enacted, technology is evolBlank-IT Softwareving as well. Fleet managers at utility, law enforcement, first responder and field service organizations are already implementing the latest mobile device safety innovations.
June-13-2013, Stephanie Blanchard
Distracted Driving Concerns: As tablet use is on the rise, significantly, more enterprises are adopting the form factor to enhance and replace business processes and improve the bottom line. But what about when workers are in transit — literally driving?
Technology investments help firm provide timely, high quality and efficient solutions to its clients: Latest generation tablet PCs significantly enhance the firm's field operations through their use of a standard Windows OS that will run any software required, including customized applications developed by SAM, Inc.
May-23-2013, Bob Ashenbrenner
Mobilize Your Retail Workflow: There’s no question that today’s retailers are embracing mobility to enhance existing workflows and to add new workflows. The question is: what is the best way to go mobile? Add on to existing systems or replace them entirely?
April-12-2013, Bob Ashenbrenner
We decided to help retailers find out what their peers are doing with mobile technology: Particularly interesting to us is that 61% plan to keep the same software when going mobile. It makes sense - keeping the same software means reduced implementation and training costs.
A New, Automated Workflow Helps Create up to 75 Percent Time Savings: Now, instead of carrying around stacks of service orders, a portion of the linemen rely on the J3500 Tablet PCs to provide them with real-time access to their schedules, service orders and business-critical information-as well as the ability to process meter readings and update the database from the field. In addition, if a new service order comes in during the day, a CSR can assign it in real time based on a lineman's location, which is pulled from the software's integrated global positioning system (GPS) functionality. In the future, the company intends to purchase additional tablets so most of the linemen can reap the same benefit of real-time access to information. > NORRIS PUBLIC POWER WINS 2012 READERS CHOICE AWARD FOR MOTION SOLUTION STORY
We took what was once done on paper and made it digital: Now, program managers can fill out forms, with a pen or with voice, and they can easily take photos using the tablet. When they’re done, all the information is automatically entered into the company’s system. “The whole process is automatic now" > See Video Clip
Western Industrial Solutions provides mining, forestry and petroleum site customers the ability to perform safety documentation using a combination of software and a Motion Tablet PC. The company has made it to the finals for the Small Business BC Successful You awards. Press coverage features Motion CL-910! News Article TV Interview
Agilysys and Motion Partner to Allow Windows OS-Based Retailers Access to Industry-Leading Mobility Solutions: “Motion is committed to aligning with industry-leading companies like Agilysys to develop and deliver solutions that continue to define mobile computing,” said Grant Frederiksen, senior director, strategic corporate alliances, Motion Computing. “We are looking forward to working together to provide innovative solutions to Agilysys’ retail customers. Agilysys’ ability to provide comprehensive one-stop shopping mobile solutions and services are a tremendous value-add for retailers and to us.”