Mobile solution complexity is a major pain point for enterprises today. For warehouse and distribution centers, managing the selection, integration, deployment and on-going performance and maintenance of mobile technology is a daunting prospect. With numerous mobile workforce applications, including fork lift operators, pick/pack/ship workers, yard jockeying and management, the challenges of an evolving workforce and increased customer service expectations, the complexity of deploying mobile technology solutions increases exponentially.
This report will provide insights to help businesses in the warehousing and distribution center address the challenges of implementing a mobile technology solution. After examining high-level market conditions, this report identifies areas that are critical for mobile solution success: service and solutions that can ease the complexity of a device deployment, the importance of selecting devices that meet specific user applications, and features companies should take into account when considering a deployment.