TouchStar Joins Verizon Partner Program to Provide Machine-to-Machine Communications
Tulsa, OK – November 17, 2014. TouchStar™, a multinational provider of logistics Enterprise and Mobility software solutions, announced today it has joined the Verizon Partner Program, entering into a definitive agreement strategically partnering adding machine-to-machine (M2M) data communications direct to customers to its product suite.
Through its FleetAtlas Framework, TouchStar offers an array of telematics, fleet management, and mobile workforce management solutions to organizations spanning multiple industries, including Field Service and Oil & Gas, which automate field processes and provide critical business data.
As a member of the Verizon Partner Program, TouchStar can leverage the power of Verizon’s wireless network, as well as Verizon’s full range of secure mobility, cloud, strategic networking and advanced communications platforms, to help open new opportunities for innovation, investment and business transformation for its customers.
“Supporting our integrated solutions with the Verizon network and it’s well known coverage and reliability, will ensure TouchStar customers have a cost effective plan to capture and deliver their valuable business data from the field to their back office systems,” said Shelby Ahmann, TouchStar Americas General Manager. “Whether tracking fleet vehicles or automating delivery processes, consistent communication capabilities mean data can now be captured and communicated to the office faster than it has been in the past.”
“Verizon’s network allows companies to deliver data seamlessly and reliably, helping them work more efficiently and achieve even greater customer satisfaction,” said Kristi Crum, president of the South Central Region of Verizon Wireless. “TouchStar operates a fast-moving global business where their communication and delivery of data are critical and we are proud to welcome them into our Partner Program.”
As a member of Verizon’s Partner Program, business share their expertise and solutions within a network of companies nationwide who are using Verizon’s wireless network to enhance businesses practices and create innovative solutions for various industries.
TouchStar is a leading multinational logistics and mobility software provider delivering solutions that meet the specific needs of the Oil & Gas, Field Service, Transportation, and Consumer Goods industries. With a 20 year history and systems worldwide, TouchStar provides cloud and on-premise solutions ranging from fleet tracking applications to comprehensive enterprise mobility and automated accounting solutions. Relied upon by organizations of any size, from many of world’s largest energy, logistics, and field service companies through to smaller, localized service organizations, TouchStar’s FleetAtlas framework is highly scalable and provides the foundation for a progressive automation journey. TouchStar is headquartered in Tulsa, OK with technology and support offices in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, and Germany. For more information about TouchStar, please visit www.touchstargroup.com.
About Verizon Wireless
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