Searching for field service management software can be overwhelming. There are a number of vendors to choose but they are not all created equally. For example, some solutions are stronger in areas of scheduling appointments but have no location tracking system to track technicians in the field. Some solutions include all features in one set price, while others come with core features with add-on capabilities you have to pay more to use.
Determining which solution is best for you depends on the goals of the business. Evaluating the big picture can help you find and implement a complete field management solution that manages scheduling, invoicing, and mobility for your entire workforce.
If you’re just starting your search for software, check out our 5 Questions to Consider Cheat Sheet to help guide your decision making process. It focuses on the big questions you’ll need to answer before speaking with any vendors such as:
- Cloud vs On Premise Deployment options
- Mobile Devices for your techs
- Total Costs of implementing a solution