Device Magic Blog

Device Magic vs. GoFormz: A Mobile Forms Comparison

Posted by Miranda Cheatham on Feb 11, 2019 11:48:52 AM

Interest in business productivity remains high, and companies are increasingly turning to technology as a way to streamline operations and reduce mundane, repetitive tasks, so they can focus on high-value efforts.

A segment of technology called RPA, or robotic process automation, uses business rules, integrations, and smart automation to address operational inefficiencies.

According to McKinsey & Company, RPA technology has a potential ROI of 30 to 200 percent within the first year. Plus, the employee buy-in is significant. “In every case we looked at, people welcomed the technology because they hated the tasks that the machines now do, and it relieved them of the rising pressure of work,” said the report.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Going Paperless, Comparison

Introducing Device Magic's Newest Feature: Geomapping

Posted by Kirstin Meyerhoeffer on Feb 8, 2019 4:08:59 PM

Device Magic is pleased to announce the release of its newest resource: geomapping. Available on Enterprise plans, this innovative feature allows users to overlay imagery on a map, enabling workers in the field to collect data on various location points. A transformative resource for many industries, enhanced geolocation mapping opens the door to countless possibilities for data collection in the field and on the go.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, New Features

How Automation Is Changing the Oil & Gas Industry

Posted by Brett Long on Feb 4, 2019 11:10:47 AM

The oil and gas industry is going through a massive digital transformation in 2019. This transformation is being driven by multiple trends in technology and the broader economy. First, take a step back to look at the health of the industry.

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Topics: Mobile Technology, Energy & Utilities

Building the Future: Top 7 Predictions about Construction Technology

Posted by Miranda Cheatham on Jan 29, 2019 3:15:09 PM

As construction companies continue to combat labor shortages and strive to differentiate themselves from the competition, they’ll need to consider current construction technology trends.

To improve your productivity and remain competitive, explore how these predictions will transform the construction industry in the year head.

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Topics: Construction, Mobile Technology

5 Key Benefits of Mobile Device Management Software

Posted by Miranda Cheatham on Jan 28, 2019 12:28:21 PM

Mobile devices such as phones and tablets are quickly becoming standard tools in the enterprise. Falling hardware costs and the arrival of 5G will make these devices even more valuable. For IT managers, the question will be the following: How do you manage those devices to maximize efficiency with minimal risk?

The answer lies in setting up a mobile device management (MDM) program. For a program to work, you need the right tools, such as an MDM software platform and the right staffing levels. For the moment, let’s assume that your staff is knowledgeable and able to see the gaps. You simply need to acquire an effective MDM software solution.

To get that software business case approved, you need to be savvy on explaining the benefits.

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Topics: Mobile Technology