20 January 2007, Colorado, USA – Guardian ProStar, Inc. has announced the release of PointMan, its commercial field data collection software system. According to Guardian CEO Page Tucker, PointMan provides new and improved capabilities in utility infrastructure data collection, transfer and management.
The software version 1.0 operates on the Microsoft .NET framework 2.0 and Windows Mobile 5.0. The PointMan application offers the versatility to operate on a wide variety of hardware platforms including desktops, laptops and mobile devices with any commercial GPS receiver. Its sophisticated communication and data synchronization features provide a number of project management and work progress reports that can be accessed from the office by management personnel, while work continues in the field.
McKim & Creed, a Guardian ProStar Certified Partner, is currently using PointMan software for field data collection, data verification and data rectification for their client, Hillsborough County in Tampa, Florida. “There is no doubt that PointMan offers significant improvements in field data collection and data management processes,” said Herb McKim of McKim & Creed. “That is why we have adopted their software.” McKim & Creed is an ENR 250 Engineering firm. For more information about Guardian ProStar or the new PointMan field data collection software, contact Mr. Tucker at 970-242-4024.