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Field Service Management (FSM) Software Evaluation Report

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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technology service provider oss  over just because the technology industry introduces some new direction. So we need to only “wrap” existing applications, we need to evolve them forward to better provide for that flexibility and interoperability customers expect. TEC: Vendors often de-emphasize major upgrades, turning rather to vertically oriented and optional value or service packs. Anything on that matter on your side—that is, what will be the quantum leap versions of your products? PS: This question illustrates the depth of Read More

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technology service provider oss  to support the entire technology stack its applications employ, notably the PostgreSQL database. Appealing Pricing Transparency Where xTuple is indisputably open (referring back to the question of OpenMFG''s true open source nature) is in the vendor''s transparency about its pricing and current product functionalities. For one, product pricing is available online . Despite new product additions, OpenMFG pricing remains unchanged, and the application continues to be offered as either 1) a Read More

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