Econz Wireless, Samsung looking to bolster SA’s mobile workforce

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Econz Wireless, a leader in Mobile Time and Attendance, Dispatching and GPS applications has partnered with Samsung Electronics South Africa to improve and advance mobile workforce management and streamline business to become more efficient, productive and profitable.

Samsung Electronics South Africa partnered with Econz Wireless in support of South Africa's mobile workforce (Image source: File)
Samsung Electronics South Africa partnered with Econz Wireless in support of South Africa’s mobile workforce (Image source: File)

Samsung’s powerful software development kit and other tools are made accessible through Samsung’s Enterprise Alliance Programme (SEAP) and are aimed at providing the highest quality of service for partner collaboration and growth. As a SEAP Partner, Econz Wireless offers innovative applications for organisations to better manage their mobile workforce.

With the range of Econz Mobile Enterprise Applications, field workers are able to log time, attendance, jobs, tasks, sub-tasks, cost codes, breaks and work order information from their Samsung mobile devices.

Managers are now able to view locations of employees throughout the day using Google maps and real-time job information from Econz’s web-based software.  In addition, GPS tracking information such as bread crumb trails, speed triggers, kilometers, idle time and GPS smart fence technology enables accurate description of mobile employee’s movements.

“Samsung understands that there is a shift in the business environment and believes in the power of partnerships to provide organisations with mobile apps that delivers the operational and reporting requirements to be more agile and responsive. Enterprise Mobility applications, which offers visibility into field employees’ actual activities and needs, enable more effective communication and faster decision making, thus improving operational efficiencies,” says Paulo Ferreira, Head of Enterprise Mobility at Samsung Electronics South Africa.

Econz Wireless mobile applications integrate into over 100 accounting and payroll packages allowing a direct connect of data. All three applications offer more than 28 custom reports and Econz stores all data for a 6 month period, including GPS tracking information.

Staff writer