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Field Service Management (FSM)

Field service management (FSM) software is a set of functionalities for organizations or departments within organizations that have as main focus the intallation, maintanance, reparing, and meter reading for industries relying heaviling on equipment. FSM workers require functionality for customer engagement management, service and asset management as well as workforce management. Since most activities in FSM take place outside of the office, mobility is a big component of the a FSM software solutions. Typically, FSM software is not used as a stand-alone solution, as it needs to integrate with Financials, ERP, CRM and EAM to ensure accurate data exchange. Even if its main purpose is to maintain and repair equipment, it can also be used to gather customer satisfaction and equipment performance feedback. To allocate human resources efficiently, workforce management is an integral part of an FSM system. 

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Hold Onto Your WAPs, Here Come the Apps!


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sms question service  (WAP), Short Message Service (SMS) and the addition of Wireless Markup Language (WML) software vendors are quickly porting applications to service wireless access users. Some of the first examples of bi-directional or transactional-based wireless access have been on the part of banks and on-line brokerage houses. A good example of this is Financial Fusion''s wireless applications targeted at financial institutions, such as Old Kent (which also includes a bill payment service). Visa U.S.A''s operations, Read More

E-mail Encryption: Protecting Data in Transit


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TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 11, 2012


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Sword Ciboodle-One More BPM-Centric CRM Provider


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Transform Your Service Organization into a Performance-driven Leader


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