Become part of the voice control revolution with Resco

Voice technology is growing exponentially. Voice assistants, like Amazon’s Alexa or Apple’s Siri are so widely used now that they became basic components of many households and businesses. This technology is changing customer behavior as people use it to perform all kinds of daily tasks – from turning on the air conditioning, searching for a song or TV show, creating shopping lists and beyond. Already in 2018, the sales of voice-enabled devices reached 1 billion.

But consumers are not the only ones who can benefit from voice control technology, as it offers countless benefits in business use as well.

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A quick guide to Versioning & Folders in Resco Inspections

Questionnaire Designer is a web application that runs in a web browser. It is one of the main components of Resco Inspections that allows users to build questionnaires in a data-driven user interface. In today’s blog post we are going to introduce two of its novel features, Versioning and Folders.  

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Augmented reality in enterprise use cases

Augmented reality enterprise use cases

Work processes in specific industries can be a very demanding task in terms of accuracy and precision. One of the tools that can optimize the process of achieving these high standards is augmented reality and smart glasses integration. It merges digital features into the physical world, providing new possibilities for the workers.

At Resco, we continue to build on this idea with Resco Inspections. Since last year, this solution is also available on the AR smartglasses from Microsoft. HoloLens is one of the most advanced devices in the field of augmented reality and now, you can harness its power with Resco Inspections.

The combination of innovative hardware with flexible software can be a cure for many pain points in challenging industry processes. Therefore, let’s take a look at several augmented reality enterprise use cases and explore their possibilities further:

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Gain competitive advantage in property management with Resco Inspections

Residential, commercial, and business properties are significantly expanding due to rapid population, business, and economic growth. Such tremendous growth, however, also comes with higher requirements and standards for all kinds of property management processes – from site surveys to inventory management and everything in-between.

What is a site survey?

One of the very first steps of any work project should be to survey the site on which it is about to be performed. This can prevent potential hazards and troubles, as well as provide useful information for the project managers. Usually, a site survey consists of several visits to the site, where various objects and aspects of the place are examined in detail.

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Smart asset management & inspections for the energy industry

The term asset management may refer to different things based on the industry in which it is performed.

However, in general, it represents processes with which a company (or a designated advisor) supervises and coordinates its material assets and processes. The goal is to grow the asset portfolio, as well as to increase its value through further investments. Asset management also ensures that both tangible and intangible assets of a company are maintained and put to their best possible use.

In this blog post, we are going to discuss asset management in the energy industry.

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How to improve your Salesforce field service inspection processes

Remember the times when you had to keep two things in mind when leaving the house? Keys and your wallet. Today, a smartphone and often another device like your smartwatch is just as important.

The key advantage of businesses nowadays is the ability to have a truly mobile workforce. However, you still need to provide your people with the right tools for the job. If your company uses Salesforce, use its full potential in the field. Consider equipping it with a fitting tool to manage field operations. This can help you automate all Salesforce processes and deliver an exceptional experience to your customers – even out of the office. Continue reading

The biggest challenges of manufacturers in 2020

In the last few months, we have attended several manufacturing-focused events, from which we returned with numerous insights and lessons about the industry. In this blog post, we would like to discuss some of the biggest challenges that came up repeatedly across countless conversations.

So what does the future of manufacturing look like? How augmented reality can help to take the industry to the next level? And why going completely digital is the way forward? Continue reading

Will employees want to use wearables at work? Here is how to approach this as a company

workplace wearables

As we’ve discussed before, smartwatches and wearables in general, have the potential to be the next big thing in enterprise utilization. Their power lies in the ability to increase productivity, satisfaction, and safety of workers. As a result, combined with improved work conditions and processes digitalization, companies are more effective in achieving their goals. But despite the ever more appealing benefits, some employee concerns regarding workplace wearables remain.

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Safety inspections: What are they and how can you make them more effective?

Safety inspection (also called safety audit) is an on-site monitoring aimed at identifying potential problems that could jeopardize the health and safety of workers at workplaces or buildings. It is mostly carried out by a safety specialist and usually involves checklists, which help the inspectors in assessing every potential issue. Every step of the inspection process must be carefully documented.

Safety inspections can differ in form based on the environment in which they are done. A safety inspection can be done to check vehicle safety, industrial plants, or office buildings.

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