SOURCE: Asure Software

December 18, 2008 13:26 ET

Asure Software Announces Mobile Device Features in Latest Release of Mobile Workforce Manager

Efficient Workspace Check-In and Booking From Mobile Devices

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - December 18, 2008) - Asure Software (NASDAQ: ASUR), a leading provider of workforce management solutions, announced today the general availability of the latest version of NetSimplicity's Mobile Workforce Manager (NMWM).

Mobile Workforce Manager is a robust hoteling application that interfaces with NetSimplicity's leading meeting room scheduling software, Meeting Room Manager, to provide a suite of scheduling features.

Consistent with its commitment to provide customers with a flexible, integrated and affordable solution, Asure Software continues to enhance Mobile Workforce Manager with features that are forefront to customers needs. NMWM now includes key features to login directly from mobile devices to make and confirm "hoteling" reservations.

The latest release of Mobile Workforce Manager includes the following:

--  Convenient check-in and booking from your mobile device while on the
--  Addition of mobility features that can be used with any Windows®
    mobile device.

"NetSimplicity's Mobile Workforce Manager and Meeting Room Manager provide complementary solutions that enable organizations to eliminate costs by better utilizing space," said John Stockton, Vice President of Product Management at Asure Software. "Whether your organization has a workspace challenge, a meeting space challenge, or both, these two products provide flexible, affordable, and seamlessly integrated solutions."

With Mobile Workforce Manager, companies can cut real estate costs by improving the way they use expensive workspaces, while also offering employees the appreciable benefits of increased mobility and flexibility.

This powerful "hoteling" software tool is easy to access and use, allowing mobile employees the ability to pre-reserve a workspace and easily check-in from their mobile devices or on location when traveling between company locations. Core features of Mobile Workforce Manager include:

-- Flexible booking by users:
   -- Individuals can book working space easily on their phone, at any
      desktop or through the Web interface.
-- Easy confirmations:
   -- Users can confirm their bookings while on the move between office
-- Restrictions on usage:
   -- Easily managed tool that allows the administrator to establish
      guidelines for the length of time reservations can be secured as
      well as provide locations available to individuals.

Choose from Two Editions to Meet Your Requirements

Mobile Workforce Manager Enterprise is the complete hoteling solution for your flexible working environment, including a unique telecommunications transfer capability. This allows for Active Directory synchronization as well as allowing an employee's primary work telephone number to be transferred to the location where they will be working. Available on VoIP phone systems, we can also evaluate additional phone systems for usage.

Similar to the Enterprise edition, Mobile Workforce Manager Pro has the same robust hoteling solution, without the telecommunications transfer capability. Employees can easily make workspace reservations through the web, desktop or interactive LCD, helping to increase productivity and promote a flexible work environment.


The latest version of Mobile Workforce Manager is generally available now.

About Asure Software

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Asure Software (ASUR) (a d/b/a of Forgent Networks, Inc.) empowers small to mid-size organizations and divisions of large enterprises to operate more efficiently, increase worker productivity and reduce costs through a comprehensive suite of on-demand workforce management software and services. Asure's market-leading suite includes products that optimize workforce time and attendance tracking, benefits enrollment and tracking, pay stubs and W2 documentation, expense management, meeting and event management, and asset tracking and reservations. With additional offices in Seekonk, Mass., Vancouver, British Columbia, and Mumbai, India, Asure serves 3,500 customers around the world. For more information, please visit

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