LogicaCMG and MobileAware Partner to Deliver Real-time Mobile Workforce Solutions to Energy and Util
LogicaCMG embeds MobileAware technology for optimized message queuing and delivery
[USPRwire, Thu Jul 26 2007] MobileAware, the world’s leading provider of Mobile Service Infrastructure, today announced that LogicaCMG (LSE:LOG; Euronext:LOG), a major international force in IT and business services, has embedded MobileAware technology in its Asset and Resource Management (ARM) product suite. The ARM suite delivers enterprise asset management, work management, real-time mobile workforce and scheduling solutions to the energy and utility sectors. The integrated solution provides organizations in these industries with powerful new capabilities to reduce labor costs, increase field productivity, and drive higher levels of efficiency.
Embedded within LogicaCMG’s ARM suite, MobileAware’s ExpressQ provides enhanced message queuing and optimized transport over a variety of wireless networks allowing users to remain productive in the face of coverage gaps, broken connections and network congestion. With its superior wireless optimized transport and compression capabilities, MobileAware’s technology enables businesses to significantly lower their communication costs and improve application performance. MobileAware’s mobile workforce technology overcomes issues related to occasionally-disconnected wireless environments enabling energy and utility organizations to extend critical enterprise information to mobile users in real-time.
LogicaCMG’s ARM suite serves a client base of over 50 of the top 100 utility companies in North America and Europe and provides unparalleled support to performance-driven utilities in their incentives to create, expand and maintain a first-class network infrastructure and operation. LogicaCMG helps to increase the productivity of its customers' field management teams while also reducing the overall life-cycle of time and cost involved in collecting and processing data across the entire utility enterprise. The solutions are used for a wide range of office and mobile applications including resource management, dispatch and scheduling, field data collection of asset information, compliance tracking, customer service, maintenance and construction field activities.
“MobileAware has a solid reputation for providing mobile workforce products that consistently meet the needs of today’s most demanding business environments,” commented Jeff Provine, president of LogicaCMG’s North American energy and utilities division. “By integrating MobileAware’s technology with LogicaCMG’s ARM suite, we are able to offer our customers a way to dramatically improve the speed and overall effectiveness of the communications between the field service technicians and their offices. Energy and utility organizations can expect to gain significant cost efficiencies and performance improvements from this solution.”
“Our products have been designed to easily integrate with third-party software environments, allowing ISVs to develop best-in-class application functionality, secure in the knowledge that their solutions leverage the industry’s most reliable mobile communications infrastructure,” commented Kevin McCloskey, MobileAware’s chief executive officer. “Through the integration of MobileAware’s mobile workforce technology, LogicaCMG is now able to offer its customers an unmatched solution for optimizing workforce management capabilities and improving the timeliness and accuracy of important information from the field.”
LogicaCMG is a major international force in IT and business services. It employs around 40,000 people across 41 countries. LogicaCMG’s focus is on enabling its customers to build and maintain leadership positions using LogicaCMG’s deep industry knowledge and its track record for successful delivery. The company provides business consulting, systems integration and IT and business process outsourcing across diverse markets including telecoms and media, financial services, energy and utilities, industry, distribution and transport and the public sector. Headquartered in Europe, LogicaCMG is listed on both the London Stock Exchange and Euronext (Amsterdam) (LSE:LOG; Euronext:LOG) and traded on the Xternal List of the Nordic Exchange in Stockholm. More information is available at www.logicacmg.com
MobileAware is the world’s leading provider of Mobile Service Infrastructure, a strategic approach for creating and managing mobile data solutions across all lines of business. Whether you are looking to deploy revenue-generating consumer services, cost-reducing customer services, or productivity-enhancing employee services, MobileAware provides a unified framework that fully integrates with existing enterprise service infrastructure to make your mobile strategy a seamless extension of your overall business strategy. Mobile Service Infrastructure simplifies the complexity surrounding disparate data, device diversity and network convergence, enabling companies to rapidly launch secure and reliable mobile solutions that leverage existing business assets and resources. MobileAware is a privately held company with worldwide business operations, serving more than 100 customers across six continents, and is on the Web at www.mobileaware.com.
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