Devices

Handling the Inefficiencies of Harsh Winter Weather

By |2019-04-18T15:49:47+00:00December 4th, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Construction, Devices, Dispatching, GPS Tracking, Transportation|

The biting cold of winter can bring with it a slew of inefficiencies for organizations that must regularly deploy a mobile workforce. From icy roadways causing driving hazards to snowstorms affecting work performed outdoors, the toll that harsh winter weather imposes on operations should always be accounted for in any business’s game plan. Construction and

Useful Tips for Avoiding Traffic

By |2019-04-18T20:20:22+00:00August 17th, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Construction, Devices, Dispatching, GPS Tracking, Timekeeping, Tips, Tracking|

As a regular factor for many commuters, heavy traffic can put a strain on mental health, car lifespans, and time management abilities. It can also end up costing drivers significantly more on fuel over time. At Actsoft, we’ve realized that these negative factors of roadway congestion can hinder operations for companies with mobile workforces in

Encore Updates: Manager App, Security Enhancements, and More

By |2019-04-18T20:21:04+00:00August 7th, 2018|Actsoft, Devices, Encore, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Updates|

At Actsoft, we’re constantly creating new ways to advance the power of our business solutions, and our latest product update is just another example of how we’re continuing to elevate the bar in both telematics and workforce management alike. Here’s everything that our latest release has to offer to users of Encore, our flagship solution.

Geofences and City Construction

By |2019-04-18T20:21:44+00:00August 1st, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Construction, Devices, Geofences, Tracking|

Constructing the megalopolises of today requires some of the most cutting-edge technology available. In a time where space in downtown areas is limited and building strategies have been trending upward rather than outward, the importance of modern tools to contractors can’t be understated. These state-of-the-art tools come in many different forms, including both digital and

Dispatching’s Important Role in Directing a Mobile Workforce

By |2019-04-18T20:22:35+00:00July 24th, 2018|Actsoft, Architecture, Blog, Construction, Devices, Dispatching, Education, Engineering, Field Service, Healthcare, Professional Service, Public Sector, Transportation, Utilities|

Effective communication between remote employees and management remains an essential ingredient to the upkeep of virtually any company’s daily business operations. For organizations with mobile workforces in particular, these connections are even more important. Administrators at corporate headquarters must conduct a symphony of efficiency when it comes to managing their remote employees, and a better

The Inefficiencies of Paper Forms

By |2019-04-18T20:23:24+00:00July 16th, 2018|Actsoft, Advanced Wireless Forms, Architecture, Blog, Construction, Devices, Education, Engineering, Field Service, Healthcare, Professional Service, Public Sector, Transportation, Utilities, Wireless Forms|

Companies in the 21st century are increasingly in need of new ways to raise their efficiency levels. As a paradigm of easier, smarter workflows has begun to take shape in the business world, there’s also been an uptick in demand for solutions that can effectively align simplicity with high productivity. At Actsoft, we’ve responded to

Three Essential Tips for Improving Time Management

By |2019-03-12T13:49:12+00:00June 5th, 2018|Actsoft, Architecture, Blog, Business Tips, Construction, Devices, Education, Field Service, GPS Tracking, Healthcare, Professional Service, Public Sector, Timekeeping, Tracking, Transportation, Utilities|

Time is the one of the few resources that can’t ever be gained back once it’s been spent. This statement particularly resonates in the workplace setting, where optimized productivity and the acquisition of true efficiency are essential to success. Because abundant surpluses of wasted time can be detrimental to high motivation, ensuring that your company’s

Tracking and Tackling: The Future of Football

By |2019-03-12T14:44:47+00:00October 3rd, 2016|Comet Tracker, Devices, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Tracking|

How hard do linemen in the National Football League hit each other? How fast do wide receivers run their routes? How far do teams travel during one game? On any given Sunday, televisions tune into football across America. It is the great American spectacle, culminating annually at the Super Bowl. Football teams meet in the

What’s so Great About the Galaxy Tab?

By |2018-10-24T18:42:54+00:00March 9th, 2011|Blog, Devices|

In the Mobile Resource Management space, there is an evolution away from using applications exclusively to track mobile workers. When GPS capabilities were first introduced, tracking was by far its most compelling feature. Everyone remembers "dots on a map." Now, companies of all sizes are using the basic functionality of GPS and wireless integration in

Police Departments “Go Fishing” for Car Thieves

By |2018-10-24T19:22:46+00:00February 11th, 2011|Blog, Devices|

Step one to catching a great fish, or in this case criminal, is using the right kind of bait. What seems like an abandoned Honda, Acura, or Toyota can be very appetizing to a potential car thief. The strategically placed car or truck just looks too good to pass up. Coast is clear, so he