Smartphones and tablets can now be used for field mobility tasks with TaskMaster Companion

Affordable workforce management reinvented with TaskMaster Companion, which allows management across Apple, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Android devices.

Calgary, AB, CANADA – February 1, 2012: Open Door Technology is excited to announce the availability of a new product in addition to the award-winning TaskMaster Enterprise Mobility Solution from TBS Enterprise Mobility. TaskMaster Companion can be used by any fieldworker on a wide variety of devices including smartphones and tablets.

TaskMaster Companion workflows can be now deployed on iPhones, iPads, BlackBerry, and Android devices in addition to the original Windows mobile devices, which allows organizations flexibility in creating field workflows for their employees.

Malcolm Roach, President of Open Door Technology, said “The deployment of a TaskMaster solution can be made even more effective now that organizations can utilize a wide range of devices for their field workers.”

“The flexibility of TaskMaster Companion will allow employees to chose from a variety of smartphones or tablets to suit their individual needs,” continued Roach.

Steve Reynolds, Managing Director of TBS Enterprise Mobility, commented: “We’ve innovated with evolving mobile technologies to create a framework for cross-platform solutions.”

“User experience was a key focus in developing TaskMaster Companion,” continued Reynolds. “It has resulted in a clean new design which complements the operating systems of all modern smartphones and tablet devices.”

“In today’s economy it’s increasingly challenging to justify high value solutions for low cost labour,” concluded Reynolds. “TaskMaster Companion gives businesses the chance to capitalize on technology which is already in place.”

TaskMaster Companion is an advanced tool which allows fieldworkers to conduct simple task-based work on smartphones and tablet devices which in turn can reduce infrastructure and hardware costs. The TM Studio workflow configuration tool offers organizations set-up and over the air deployment of workflow applications.

Suitable for data capture, market research and internal reporting, TaskMaster Companion can also be used to support:

  • Domiciliary care
  • Delivery and collection
  • Field service operations
  • Time and attendance
  • Temporary workers, self-employed staff and casual labourers
  • Market research or internal surveys

About Open Door Technology:

Open Door Technology has been integrating people, processes and technology since 1992. Now focused on delivering TaskMaster enterprise mobility services and Microsoft Dynamics® NAV (formerly Microsoft Navision) products and services, Open Door has become one of the top resellers and development partners in North America.

Malcolm Roach

403.777.2410

About TBS Enterprise Mobility:

TBS Enterprise Mobility produces innovative enterprise mobility solutions using the latest technologies available. Their current product range is unique in providing any enterprise or legacy system with a seamless mobile gateway, giving field workers unprecedented on-the-go access to information.