Compliance without Complexity: How to lower your costs and get an ROI from your regulatory compliance programs

Compliance without Complexity: How to lower your costs and get an ROI from your regulatory compliance programs

October 12, 2016

By John Timar

To put it simply, the government has upped the ante. It is no longer acceptable to do things the same way that they’ve been done for the past 50 years.  We are in the world of the peripheral (that’s a fancy word my CEO uses to refer to mobile devices) and, theoretically, everything will be bigger, faster, and stronger once we fully embrace the state of now. 

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Blog Series: 4 Tips for a Successful Enterprise Mobile Data Collection Deployment: Brand

Blog Series: 4 Tips for a Successful Enterprise Mobile Data Collection Deployment: Brand

October 6, 2016

By John Timar

Tip #4: Brand

We live in the era of the brand. I speak with so many companies and government organizations that ultimately want their employees, customers, partners, and citizens using a mobile app that reinforces their brand. You know exactly how this goes. You can’t get a private label COTS product from the big platform backend systems we just discussed. So, you either abandon your hopes and dreams, or you hire some developers or a systems integrator to create your mobile app. Voila. What next?  

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Blog Series: 4 Tips for a Successful Enterprise Mobile Data Collection Deployment: Open-Platform

Blog Series: 4 Tips for a Successful Enterprise Mobile Data Collection Deployment: Open-Platform

October 4, 2016

By John Timar

Tip #3: Open-Platform

There was a time, in the not too distant past, when you could only get a mobile solution through the large backend platform players. These “platform extensions” never displayed the appropriate respect and empathy for the plight of the end user, and are designed to render you into a state of complete and utter dependency on their technology. They were once the only show in town, but the times have changed; and, what was once a strength is now a liability.  

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Build it Once (and for ALL)

Build it Once (and for ALL)

September 29, 2016

By John Timar

The latest release of TerraGo Edge has a bunch of great new features and many of them are new ideas from customers like Corrosion Service…who had this to say about the difference between working with TerraGo and the “big guys” (i.e. slow guys)…. "The latest updates to TerraGo Edge already include features based on recent feedback from both our office and field teams. With some big software vendors, you submit request forms, send support emails, and wait months or years, if ever, to see a requested feature. TerraGo's customer-driven, agile process keeps us in the loop so we see rapid delivery of high-impact capabilities for our projects."

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