|Description||Internet Software and Services|
|Venture Round, 4/05 |
Portable Internet, Inc. provides GPS Mobile Workforce Management applications and field service automation solutions to help organizations manage their mobile resources. Its location-enabled, software as a service uses the Internet, cell phones/PDA’s, and Web services to integrate sensor-based networks, such as GPS, barcode scanning, and RF-ID with mobile workers, customers, suppliers, and back office information systems. The companyâ€™s products include GPS Tracker, a Web-based employee tracking and timekeeping service that helps businesses manage mobile workers using GPS phones; GPS Forms that enables non-IT personnel to create, customize, and deploy sensor-enabled, wireless workflow applications, such as dispatch and data collection; and Web Services Interface that enables IT personnel or consultants to integrate GPS Tracker and/or GPS Forms in real-time with front and back end systems, such as CAD, accounting/billing, CRM, or ERP. Its products are used in transportation, distribution, services, government, and construction companies, as well as in educational institutions. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. As of September 20, 2007, Portable Internet, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Vericom Technologies, Inc.