There are a lot of mobility solutions to choose from, and Hunter Engineering carefully evaluated them all over the course of 15 months to ensure they chose the right solution... Hunter chose MobileFrame for its ease of use and flexibility.
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2010
MobileFrame, LLC (http://www.mobileframe.com ), the leading provider of Configurable Mobile Applications, announces that Hunter Engineering has purchased MobileFrame to automate their field service operations. Hunter Engineering designs, manufactures and sells a wide range of passenger car and truck service equipment including wheel balancers, alignment racks and garage lifts. Although Hunter's technicians are independent contractors, Hunter's goal was to remove all paper-based processes involved in customer visits for installation of new equipment, warranty work and/or any additional type of servicing. With MobileFrame, Hunter Engineering will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile applications that are closely integrated with each contractor's instance of QuickBooks and also Hunter's corporate office QuickBooks as well. This has allowed Hunter to begin offering a backup service to their contractors, thus uncovering a new revenue stream.
Hunter Engineering did a very thorough investigation of all available mobile technologies, including all the big names, ultimately selecting MobileFrame for its flexibility, sophistication and ease of use. With MobileFrame, Hunter Engineering will be able to utilize the latest mobility technologies to implement full-featured mobile field service applications that give them greater visibility into what is happening in their customer base.
Although application development tools are commonplace, those tools require costly, time-consuming development to create business applications. Moreover, such business solutions tend to be inflexible, requiring expensive custom programming whenever business processes change. As business processes evolve, MobileFrame's software provides users with unparalleled flexibility to create new mobile applications of any degree of complexity, incorporating any mix of business processes, and to make changes to those applications on-the-fly. With its flexibility and ease of use, MobileFrame's enterprise mobility software will allow Hunter Engineering to quickly deploy their mobile applications and make changes as needed, without time-consuming and expensive development efforts.
"There are a lot of mobility solutions to choose from, and Hunter Engineering carefully evaluated them all over the course of 15 months to ensure they chose the right solution. After performing rigorous due diligence, Hunter chose MobileFrame for its ease of use and flexibility." -- Lonny Oswalt, MobileFrame CEO
About Hunter Engineering:
Hunter is a primary supplier in major car and truck manufacturer dealership equipment programs and is the recipient of many OEM supplier awards. It has been chosen for use at OEM production, research, testing and training facilities including: Chrysler's Chelsea Proving Grounds; Ford's Experimental Vehicles Building; General Motors' Milford Proving Grounds; and VW/Audi's Auburn Hills headquarters. Hunter heavy-duty brake testing equipment is the choice of the U.S. Army Logistics Command. For more information visit: http://www.hunter.com.
MobileFrame is the leading provider of Configurable Mobile Applications™ enterprise software that requires no coding or programming to create, deploy and remotely manage sophisticated mobile applications. With secure SOX compliant instant messaging, remote device control, configuration and management, intelligent networking, remote software updates, prioritized synchronization, automatic device driver recognition and loading all built-in, MobileFrame's platform significantly streamlines mobile application development, deployment, and administration. MobileFrame eliminates custom programming through an intuitive, user-friendly point-and-click graphical user interface, enabling novice computer users to quickly create and deploy custom mobile applications tailored to their business.
MobileFrame's award-winning mobility platform is an entirely self-contained mobility solution that provides full functionality out-of-the-box, with no custom programming, no third-party mobile gateways, synchronization engines or SDK's required. MobileFrame's software allows users to capture photographs, voice notes, documents, templates, logos, sketches, digital signatures, bar code scans, magnetic strip read outs, RFID tags, advanced algorithmic functions, and attach them directly into their mobile applications. Applications are stored in a library so administrators can quickly make changes whenever operational requirements change, enabling on-the-spot deployment of a wide variety of mobile applications.
For more information, customers may contact MobileFrame directly at 1-408-885-1200 or visit our website at http://www.mobileframe.com.
Thomas J. Laughlin