Intermec and MobileFrame Engage with PBS&J to Aid Hurricane Relief EffortsDecember 13, 2010 Everett, Washington
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Intermec (NYSE: IN) today announced that it in partnership with MobileFrame, a leading provider of wireless mobile applications, has empowered professional services firm PBS&J to enhance overall business processes and improve data tracking accuracy to 90 percent. Specializing in architecture, construction and engineering, PBS&J was brought on by the Mississippi Alternative Housing Program to help displaced Hurricane Katrina victims obtain new homes and deployed the Intermec CN3 rugged mobile computer and a MobileFrame application to ensure consistency and expedite processes for housing site inspections.
"As part of Intermec’s ISV PartnerNet program, MobileFrame is able to consistently utilize our advanced 100 percent Code Free Mobility Platform to deliver unique and sophisticated mobile solutions to our customers that put us ahead of the competition," said Lonny Oswalt, CEO at MobileFrame. "We are confident the program’s continued evolution will help us further drive our business goals while providing first-rate service to our joint customers."
MobileFrame is just one example of the success and strength of Intermec’s rapidly growing ISV program, which saw 31 new global ISV signings in Q3 2010. Also this year, the program saw the continued acceleration of Intermec product certifications by the ISV community, as well as a 22 percent year over year increase in Intermec Toolkit library downloads. Additionally, ISV attendance at both the Intermec Americas and EMEA Developers Conferences saw record numbers in 2010 vs. 2009 participation levels.
"Intermec’s partnership with MobileFrame showcases the continued efforts toward simplifying the total solution for our customers,” said Andy Stento, Intermec Senior Director Global ISV Program. “The ISV program was designed to truly benefit the customer by enabling them to focus on their core business while Intermec’s select ISV and channel partners deliver a superior whole solution customer experience.”
About Intermec Intermec Inc. (NYSE:IN) develops and integrates products, services and technologies that identify, track and manage supply chain assets and information. Core technologies include rugged mobile computing and data collection systems, bar code printers, label media, and RFID. The company’s products and services are used by customers in many industries worldwide to improve the productivity, quality and responsiveness of business operations. For more information about Intermec, visit www.intermec.co.uk or call 800-347-2636.
About MobileFrame LLC MobileFrame is the leading provider of Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM enterprise software that requires no coding or programming to create and deploy sophisticated mobile applications. With secure SOX compliant instant messaging, real-time remote control and device management, intelligent networking, remote software updates, prioritized synchronization, automatic device driver recognition and loading all built-in, MobileFrame's platform significantly streamlines mobile application development, deployment, and administration. MobileFrame eliminates custom programming through an intuitive, user friendly point-and-click graphical user interface, enabling novice computer users to quickly create and deploy custom mobile applications tailored to their business. MobileFrame is a privately held company headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, customers may contact MobileFrame directly at 1-408-885-1200 or visit our website at www.mobileframe.com.
About PBS&J PBS&J an Atkins Company offers comprehensive consulting services to public and private clients facing the challenges of new and aging infrastructure, environmental protection and restoration, sustainability and “smart” growth, program funding, and limited staff. The company’s integrated approach to project solutions builds value for clients and helps advance the best practices of the industries we serve. PBS&J and its subsidiaries joined WS Atkins, plc on October 1, 2010 and now operates as a national business of Atkins in the United States. Atkins is the 11th largest design firm in the world. For more information about PBS&J, visit www.pbsj.com.