Mi-Platform & Esri—a Great Match for Mobile Data Capture

Recently, we’ve been talking to a number of state and federal GIS coordinators. Esri is the clear leader in the GIS software market. They have great mapping functionality both in the cloud and on-premise. This week, they highlighted their mobile offerings in a blog post by Jeff Shaner. In the blog, they mention three specific use cases:... Read more ».. Read More »

Getting Mobile Inspection Apps Right

If you’re an operations manager or IT leader with a mobile workforce, you’ve probably wondered why automating their jobs has been such a challenge. If your team collects a good deal of data, such as in field inspection activities, no doubt you’ve been doubly vexed. Mobile inspectors are the red-headed step-children of automation. For multiple... Read more ».. Read More »

3 Key Steps to Creating Your Mobile Data Capture Budget

Go paperless with a mobile data capture solution

When it comes to mobile data capture services, budget is often the top concern for operations managers juggling dozens of conflicting (and budget-eating) priorities. It’s a fact that a mobile data project is going to cost you. A November 2014 study by Kinvey (From CIO & Mobile Leader State of Enterprise Mobility Survey, kinvey.com) found... Read more ».. Read More »

Mobile Data Capture: 5 Tips for Getting Your Field Teams on Board

People often ask me how to get their field teams on board with their mobile data capture projects. For ops and safety managers, it’s easy to see the value of improved data integrity and accuracy, enhanced compliance reporting, and greater workforce efficiency. However, at the field level, it’s sometimes hard for staff to see what’s... Read more ».. Read More »

4 Ways Mobile Data Capture Drives Business Value

If you’ve got a team in the field responsible for accurately and efficiently collecting data, chances are you’ve got a well-oiled process in place for getting the job done and meeting back office and regulatory compliance requirements. Whether your current processes and data capture forms are based on pen and paper or handled electronically, there’s... Read more ».. Read More »

Finding Operational Excellence Through ‘Digital Transformation’

Everyone’s buzzing about ‘digital transformation’—and they’re right to be on their toes. Our customers talk about this all the time, particularly during meetings to discuss what Mi-Corporation’s tools and software can do for them.  Not everyone describes digital transformation in exactly the same way, although you’ll note some common themes. According to Altimeter Group digital... Read more ».. Read More »

Can Easier be Better? You Betcha.

If you’re collecting data in a field environment, going mobile with the right solution can yield some incredible benefits. Read on to learn about improving operational efficiencies and productivity while being eco-friendly... Read More »

Throw That App Away!!

What happens when your organization needs a mobile solution to meet a near term business need? When there's no time to form committees, or spend months interviewing subject matter experts to define requirements because there is a real-world problem that needs to be solved now? .. Read More »