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Advance Security Gains Competitive Advantage with Flowfinity Mobile Apps
Flowfinity Wireless Inc., a proven provider of enterprise mobile applications, today
released a case study describing how Advance Security saves hours of administrative
and management time every day, and has improved customer service by replacing
paperwork with mobile apps.
Previously the security company used paper forms to record
information in the field, which had to be re-keyed into spreadsheets at head
office, causing delays and inaccuracies. Flowfinity was selected for its speed
of transfer and the security of data on smartphones as well as overall
functionality and flexibility. "At the time of investigation few companies
provided a solution which satisfied our requirements," says Roderick
Stamp, Senior Software Analyst, Advance Security.
The security company uses Flowfinity for real-time,
in-the-field mobile interaction with their core systems at head office
including scheduling, HR records, dispatch and control, client notifications,
and regular site inspection reporting. With half a million Flowfinity form
submissions per year, the security company has streamlined operations to save
hundreds of employee hours every week.
Advance Security leverages smartphone features like GPS and
photos to capture rich information. If a client alarm is triggered, GPS
locations of guards in the area are identified and the closest available guard
is dispatched to the site. Instructions to deactivate the alarm are sent to
their mobile device and wiped when they leave, to ensure privacy of any
"Flowfinity enables live, real-time, two-way
instruction and information flow allowing field personnel to react to changing
situations on the ground with a minimum of delay," says Stamp. "The
way our IT system works together with Flowfinity has definitely given us a
For more information: http://www.flowfinity.com/customers/advance-security.aspx.
Flowfinity provides a proven, fully customizable software
solution for building enterprise mobile applications without programming. Since
2000, Flowfinity has helped leading companies across industries empower their
mobile workforces by making it easy and fast to mobilize critical business
processes on Android, iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry tablets and smartphones. For
more information, visit http://www.flowfinity.com.