Scout Mobility is a suite of applications designed to help your company better
manage remote inventory, outside sales force, field service personnel, company vehicles and other mobile assets.
Scout Mobility allows your business to know where your mobile resources are, where they have been, and where they should be to best manage the workload and improve response to customer demand. Scout helps you assign the right resource to the right job with the right equipment and inventory in the right location at the right time.
Mobile Sales Force Management
With the ability to access, capture, and share data while on the go, your sales
force can gain the edge on your competition. Having real-time information
about the customer, sales pipeline, and products and access to the applications and tools needed to complete a sale, literally in hand, can help you win
both the sale and a satisfied lifetime customer.
Mobile Field Service Management
The pressure to perform is a constant in field service operations. Today's
customers expect higher levels of service, whether for routine service calls or
emergencies. Scout Field Service solutions provide service professionals with
access to critical information when and where they need it, helping improve
efficiencies and customer satisfaction.
Mobile Resource Management (MRM)
MRM helps fleet operators and field service companies save money and
increase productivity and customer service. Scout Mobile with the right
combination of mobile computer, GPS, and WAN allows your business leaders
to have the right resources in the right place at the right time.
Mobile Inventory Management
Managing a centralized inventory is challenging enough. Vehicle inventories, unattended warehouses, consignment inventory and other vendor managed inventories create a wide array of new complexities. Scout Mobile Inventory Management allows accurate tracking of the assets in real-time.
- Get accuracy in the field and eliminate mistakes from inaccurate or illegible paperwork.
- Get accuracy in the back office and eliminate errors in data entry.
- Expedite order fulfillment and billing while sending real-time data to
- Increase productivity of your mobile workers and spend less time doing
clerical work, allowing more time to serve your customers.
- Improve customer service by giving mobile workers real-time
access to enterprise data, allowing them to better serve customers.
- Reduce inventory costs with quick and accurate off-site location
- Improve safety by using Scout to send and receive messages and
work instructions, reducing cell phone use.
Voice Directed Turn-by-Turn Directions
Scout turns your Windows Mobile device into an advanced Mobile Navigation System with turn-by-turn voice announcements and detailed driving directions.
Scout takes the guesswork out of planning a route by allowing you to input the starting point and ending point of any route and immediately receive detailed turn-by-turn navigation.
GPS Tracking and Fleet Management
With Scout Mobile and a GPS enabled handheld your company can have real-time visibility into the location of vehicles, employees or other valuable assets. Combined with location based services, Scout Mobile allows you to use this visibility to make crucial business decisions that drive profitability.
Combining Scout with a Routing Engine creates routes based on
user specified origins, waypoints, and destinations. It provides turn-by-
turn driving directions, distance, and estimated drive times for the U.S.
and Canada. The Route optimization calculates the shortest route or fastest route,
avoiding highways and toll roads. It also supports real time traffic feeds
and can provide alternate routes that avoid congested or closed roads.
Scout integrates with special hardware that allows automation of DOT
Hours of Service and Fuel Tax Reporting. HOS will automatically change
duty status based on vehicle movement and is fully compliant with section
395.15. GPS and engine diagnostic data are key components used to
ensure HOS accuracy. Vehicle speed, RPM, and GPS data integration
validate this process.