The etrace™ 3.0 is the company’s latest version of its software, which automates and manages business activities carried out by employees in the field. This version includes a new modular architecture that allows etrace to be configured to meet specific needs of customers in a variety of vertical industries. It consists of a wireless application that runs on off-the-shelf handheld devices, a Web-based system that provides dispatchers with a centralized data and communications tool, and a real-time connection back to enterprise systems. Additional features include SmartForms and event-driven data processing, as well as QuickConnect software module that uses open-standard XML technology to exchange data with existing enterprise systems.

Gearworks, 930 Blue Genetian Rd., Eagan, MN 55121; 651-209-0460; 651-209-0351 (fax); (website).

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