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How to Advance Your Utilities Mobile Workforce Management

A big challenge facing many utility companies is mobile workforce management. In this post, Pam Bernier discusses the industry topics and office-to-field solutions that were covered in our recent webinar with Clevest.

Police and Law Enforcement Industry Observations from IACP 2018

The International Chiefs of Police held its 125th conference this year in Orlando, Florida, by highlighting and celebrating the evolution and progression of law enforcement leaders from around the world. In this post, Pam Bernier highlights trends, technologies, and topics from IACP 2018.

Using Mobile Dispatch Applications to Improve Field Operations and Agency Workflows

In this post, discover how our mobile public safety solutions seamlessly connect field officers and first responders to computer-aided dispatch data and task-specific information.

Keeping Them Safe: Connecting Citizens to Their Dispatch Lifeline

Every year, 911 call centers receive millions of calls from citizens using smartphones. However, many PSAPs still rely on ANI/ALI landline location information. In this post, Beth Harte discusses how Hexagon’s computer-aided dispatch system and RapidSOS' location accuracy technology work together to help PSAPs overcome this challenge.

Fiber Network Management for an Advancing Community

In this post, Kelsey Ryon discusses the fiber optic network adoption trends, technical challenges, and Hexagon solutions that were highlighted in our recent webinar with Fiber Broadband Association.

How Smartphones and Handheld Devices Bring Efficiency to the Frontlines

Gone are the days of field officers and first responders being disconnected from dispatch the moment they step foot on the ground. In this post, our mobile products manager Waylon Kenning discusses how smartphones and mobile applications bring efficiency to public safety agencies.

Getting Utility Field Crews to the Right Place at the Right Time

In this post, Kelsey Ryon discusses the benefits of Clevest’s Enterprise Scheduling solution and other topics we will cover in an upcoming webinar.

Innovative Ways of Working: Digital Twins in the U.K. Water Industry

In this post, industry expert Richard Goodman discusses how U.K. water utilities can use digital twin technologies, system thinking, and innovations from other industries to better manage infrastructure assets.

Innovative Ways of Working: Applying System Thinking Across Infrastructure and Non-Infrastructure Domains

Improving customer service and lowering total expenditures are driving U.K. water utilities to move from non-intelligent asset registers to creating a digital twin for entire asset databases. In this post, industry expert Keston Morris discusses how water utilities can apply system thinking and other innovative approaches to work across domains.

Clevest Partnership Brings New Opportunities to Hexagon’s Utility and Telecommunication Customers

Hexagon and Clevest have partnered to offer robust workforce automation products alongside Hexagon’s utility GIS and outage management systems. In this post, Pam Bernier discusses the benefits and advantages this strategic partnership brings to our customers.