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Where will Mobility for the Field Service Industry be in 2016?

Posted by the Wintac team on Jul 15, 2014 12:39:32 PM

We found some interesting stats from Gartner's predictions on Mobile Technology Trends in 2016. If you're curious where mobility within the Field Service Industry is going, you'll want to check out Gartner's predictions here: 


  • 2/3 of the mobile workforce will own a smartphone

  • 40% of the workforce will be mobile

  • Field Service Organization will purchase 53 million tablets in 2016 

  • Approximately 56% of smartphones purchased by businesses in North America and Europe will be Android devices 


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Topics: Field Service, Productivity, Mobility