MARS Company Launches Industry’s First Enterprise-Grade Software Solution for Water Meter Testing
M3 2016 Enterprise Software Suite Designed Specifically for the Waterworks Industry
For Immediate Release
OCALA, Fla., June 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – MARS Company global leader in water meter testing and technology solutions announced today that it has launched the M3 Enterprise Software Suite, the industry’s first enterprise-grade software solution designed specifically for the waterworks industry.
The new MARS Meter Management (M3) 2016 Enterprise Software Suite is a collection of custom designed software packages allowing customers to easily harness the power of software and technology. It provides both new and existing customers with the ability to capture valuable meter testing data based on their individual meter testing programs. Custom reporting, extensive data exporting features and browser based access allow multiple departments the power of data analytics to improve customer service, implement operational improvements and make informed purchasing decisions.
The M3 2016 Enterprise Software Packages are designed to be a modular and scalable software solution enabling customers to only purchase what they need, when they need it. The Software Suite is comprised of the Core Platform Software and two optional software packages, the Advanced Connectivity Module and the Custom Test, Reporting & Export Module.
The Core Platform Software is available in three configurations: (i) Large test bench, (ii) Mobile truck tester, and (iii) Medium & small test bench. Key features of the Core Platform Software include:
- Core Platform Software
- Run Unmanned Tests to Increase Efficiency and Reduce Errors
- Integration with Other Enterprise Network Systems (ERP Systems) us the API-Based Architecture
- Designed to Be Used with Hand held Tablet Devices for Ease of Data Input
- Automated Operation Eliminates Operator Errors
- Expedite Customer Svc. Inquiries
- Generate Custom Reports for Legal Litigation
- Easy for IT to Manage
- AWWA M6 Standards Compliant
- Windows Compatibility – Win7/8/10+
- Optional Multi-Bench Support with Connectivity Module
- Standard AWWA M6 Standards Compliant Test Templates
The Software Suite is also comprised two optional software modules / packages including: (i) Advanced Connectivity Module, and (ii) Custom Test, Reporting & Export Module. Key features of these optional modules include:
- Advanced Connectivity Module
- Local & Remote Web Browser Interface for Admin/Reporting
- Multi-User Role-based access to program and database
- Native Handheld Tablet Support
- Local & Remote Single Admin
- Interface for multi-bench configuration
- Multi-Bench, Single Network DB
- Custom Test, Reporting & Export Module
- Custom Test Capability
- Individual Meter Reporting Capability
- Custom Test Run Reporting Capability
- Extensive Data Export Features
The M3 2016 Enterprise Software is available in July 2016 as an annual subscription (Software-as-a-Service[SAAS]) or enterprise perpetual license.
About MARS Company
MARS Company global leader in water meter testing and technology solutions. With more than 30 years’ experience assisting municipal and private utilities throughout the world, MARS has a long track recorded of success. MARS core business and expertise include: Patented Water Meter Testing Systems & Software Technology, Innovative AMR/AMI Technology Products and Software Solutions and Water System Specialty Products. Innovative thinking allows MARS to leverage its unique, proprietary technology, patent positioning, manufacturing infrastructure, and world-class management strength, to further position itself as the leader in water industry.
CONTACT: Mike Mastic, Director of Sales Tel: (352) 414-7690 MMastic@marswater.com
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements containing the words “planned,” “expects,” “believes,” “strategy,” “opportunity,” “anticipates” and similar words. Such forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties or other factors that may cause MARS Company’s actual results to be materially different from historical results or any results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. MARS Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances arising after the date hereof. The potential risks and uncertainties which could cause actual growth and results to differ materially include but are not limited to, customer acceptance of the company’s services, products and fee structures, the success of the company’s brand development efforts, the volatile and competitive nature of the water industry, and changes in domestic and international market conditions, and foreign exchange rates.