SBM Group Signs Contract with MobileFrame for 1,000 User Deployment
SBM Group Has Selected MobileFrame's Configurable Mobile ApplicationTM Software
As Its Standard Mobility Platform for Deployment to Associates Worldwide
San Jose, Calif. -- June 27, 2006 - MobileFrame, LLC (www.mobileframe.com), the leading provider of Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM, announces that its mobile software platform has been selected by SBM Group; a recognized leader providing janitorial, clean room and laboratory sanitizing, general building maintenance, recycling and environmental awareness programs, in-facilities move and move planning programs, auto fleet maintenance, vendor management and related ancillary services to customers both in the United States and internationally with over 4,000 associates worldwide. SBM conducted an extensive review of competitive mobile platforms before selecting MobileFrame's award-winning Configurable Mobile ApplicationTM software as their mobility standard for all of its operations worldwide.
MobileFrame's Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM software platform is an entirely self-contained mobility solution that provides full functionality out-of-the-box, with no custom programming, no third party mobile gateways, synchronization engines or SDK's required. Mobile applications are fully integrated with SBM's field service systems, allowing technicians in the field to have full access to work orders, maintenance schedules, repair histories, and inspection reports. MobileFrame's software also allows SBM's Associates to capture photographs, voice notes, documents, templates, logos, sketches, digital signatures, bar code scans, magnetic strip read outs, RFID tags and advanced algorithmic functions, and attach them directly into their mobile applications. Applications are stored in a library so SBM can quickly make changes whenever businesses requirements change, enabling on-the-spot development and deployment of a wide variety of mobile applications. MobileFrame software affords customers unparalleled flexibility to create mobile applications of any degree of complexity, incorporating any mix of business processes, and deploy those mobile applications to their mobile workers on-the-fly.
MobileFrame's Business SuiteTM is a fully self contained solution that delivers broad functionality out-of-the-box. No custom programming, no third party mobile gateways, synchronization engines or SDK's are required. Data collected in the field is stored on a handheld device and automatically synchronized to the central office when wireless or wired access becomes available. The MobileFrame software operates on any .NET enabled handheld device, including Pocket PC PDA's, Tablet PC's or Laptops.
"MobileFrame is pleased to win this account with SBM Group, a widely recognized leader in the services business," said Lonny Oswalt, MobileFrame's CEO and President. "Our award winning software is a strategic fit with SBM Group, allowing them to quickly and efficiently automate numerous mobile applications for over 4,000 Associates worldwide. MobileFrame's software provides substantial cost saving benefits through standardization and elimination of numerous hard coded mobile application projects previously based on expensive and time consuming mobile gateways, synchronization engines and SDK's."
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 intelligent networking and synchronization 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 desktop, enabling novice computer users to easily deploy any custom mobile applications. 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 The SBM Group
SBM has 24 years of experience with regional offices located nationally and 4,000 employees serving corporate campuses and headquarters, pharmaceutical research, manufacturing and administrative facilities, high-tech, medical, consumer products, and, managed facilities - single and multi-tenant occupants, warehouse and distribution centers, as well as educational institutions, with a customer base that includes many Fortune 500 companies. SBM consistently maintains a 95% customer retention rate, ranking within the top one percent of our industry. For more information, customers may visit our website atIndustrial Equipment directly at www.thesbmgroup.com.
Thomas J. Laughlin