This article originally appeared on January 28, 2020, in the online edition of Field Service News
In parallel to the Servitization trend that is occurring within Field Service is a growing desire among Field Service Organization to deliver proactive service. This can be achieved by either attempting to dispatch a technician to resolve a problem before the customer even knows about it or by attempting to resolve or prevent the problem occurring in the first place using remote support tools. Fortunately, Field Service Organizations have been able to turn to an ever-growing set of tools and technology to help them achieve this desired state. From Dynamic Scheduling to Spare Parts Optimization, to AI tool, these technologies have focused on helping FSOs organizations deliver proactive service and optimize their business.