20 Most Promising Field Service Solution Providers - 2017

20 Most Promising Field Service Solution Providers - 2017

Today, the field service sector is joining the smart technology bandwagon with the extensive use of cloud and mobile based solutions to enhance productivity and operational efficiency. The advanced solutions backed by state-of-the-art features are transforming the way field service professionals manage communications with central offices in real time. The supporting applications help gather performance metrics of the numerous field assets to mitigate issues, enable predictive diagnostics, and foster future planning. Alongside, a myriad of solutions offer the right mobile architecture for complete visibility into field operations to boost efficiency.

The field service applications are proving to be invaluable assets for organizations owing to its ability to provide insights into equipments, sensors, and location of field service personnel that aid in better decision making. Powered by GPS, these applications enable smart scheduling and real time updates for efficient routing and vehicle tracking. Many service providers have incorporated in their solution portfolio, predictive maintenance to forecast unexpected behaviors, allowing for rapid response times.

To simplify and help CIOs navigate the field service solutions landscape, CIOReview is presenting an annual edition on 20 Most Promising Field Service Solution Providers 2017.

A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts including CIOReview editorial board has evaluated the top companies in the field service arena, and selected the ones that are at the forefront of tackling industry challenges. The companies featured in this issue exhibit extensive business knowledge, along with in depth as well as integrated and innovative strategies in the field service sector.

We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Field Service Solution Providers 2017.

Company Name

Company Description

Astea International Provider of software solutions that offer all the cornerstones of full-service lifecycle management
BlueFolder BlueFolder provides powerful and easy-to-use field service management software to streamline service operations
BuildingReports Provides mobile and online inspection reporting tools, which ensure accurate and comprehensive inspections that are fully documented in compliance with regulatory standards
FieldAware FieldAware's made-for-mobile, cloud-based software connects the entire field service operation from the back office to the field
Fieldwire Fieldwire enables field workers to access up-to-date information like blueprints, files and tasks directly on their mobile device
FotoNotes FotoNotes provides a mobile-first SaaS platform for field service management to streamline and automate field operations
GSMtasks GSMtasks offers a cost-effective web based solution that efficiently manages and analyzes the mobile workforce of an organization
IFS North America Helps product-based businesses enhance their service through industry leading field service management solutions and expertise
inField Clipboard Provides a seamless solution that enables complete visibility and maximizes control of all field resources from inquiry to invoice
Kickserv Offers solutions to manage leads, estimates, schedules, jobs, invoices and payments in the field
mHelpDesk Ensures seamless communication among field workers through easy-to-use iOS and Android mobile apps
Motus Offers a mobile, cloud-based solution that automates mileage capture and calculates fair & accurate mileage reimbursements
Rivermark Accelerates the successful launch, adoption and commercialization of products for organizations in the life sciences space
ServiceMax Provider of IoT-enabled cloud platforms for field service management
ServiceNow Makes integrated, proactive and strategic field service possible for increased productivity and customer satisfaction
SoloProtect Providing safe, caring, and helpful emergency response solutions for lone workers
SpeedCast Provides highly reliable, fully managed, end-to-end remote communication and IT solutions formission-critical applications in industries such as maritime, oil and gas, enterprise, media, cruise and government
TerraGo Technologies Offers a collaborative, dynamic and searchable GeoPDF basemap database that can be shared with all toughbooks, tablets and smartphone users in the field
Trimble End-to-end service management solutions that enable the delivery of field service excellence
WorkWave Provides intuitive cloud-based field service and fleet management solutions that help organizations with a mobile workforce transform their business