A Fireside Chat with Syncron and Vertiv: Vision from The C-Suite

It’s been a great week here at Field Service USA 2017, live blogging and recapping some of the week’s best performance workshops, interactive working groups, and content sessions throughout the event. Yesterday, we heard from Sarah O’Brien of Sears Holding Corporation on leading change and business transformation in field service, Mark Bloom of Salesforce on delivering […]

Welcome to Field Service USA 2017 with Syncron

The time has finally come for the Syncron team to head west — to California, that is, for this year’s annual Field Service USA, April 18th-21st at the JW Marriot Hotel in Palm Springs. This gathering of like-minded field service professionals, after-sales innovators, and solution vendors is the perfect learning and networking environment for organizations […]

A Day in the Life of a Field Service Technician: Why Emerging Tech Can Help

After-sales service is quickly becoming one of the biggest opportunities for manufacturers to generate revenue, increase margins and improve customer loyalty. And field service repairs that embrace emerging technologies could become a huge source of competitive differentiation and improved service levels for manufacturers. But it’s no easy feat being a field service technician. A lot […]

10 Tweets on Delivering Conversational Field Service to Elevate the Customer Experience

The Syncron team is here at Field Service USA 2017 live blogging some of the keynotes, panels, and breakout sessions throughout the event! This morning we heard from Sarah O’Brien of Sears Holding Corporation on leading change and business transformation in field service, and creating a customer-centric organization. Next, we heard from Mark Bloom, Senior Director of […]

How to Survive a Highway Collapse with Power by the Hour and IoT

March 30th, 2017: What should have been a minor fire turned catastrophic within minutes – leading to the collapse of a section of I-85, a main thoroughfare through the southeastern portion of the U.S., and in one of the its most congested cities: Atlanta, Georgia. In the days following the accident, several questions have been […]

Inventory Management vs. ERP: Worth the Cost of No Decision?

It’s been a lasting trend for the past few years that inventory balance and service availability are top priorities among after-sales service professionals. So why is it that so many after-sales organizations are resisting investing in inventory management solutions? Without a modern inventory management program in place, manufacturers and after-sales organizations alike are racking up […]