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Proximity becomes Zebra Technologies Independent Software Vendor and Reseller partner


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Proximity, a leading provider of software solutions, development, support and maintenance has become a Zebra Technologies independent software vendor (ISV) and reseller partner.

Zebra Technologies is a global leader in providing solutions and services that give enterprises real-time visibility into their operations.

Dave Pickburn, director at Proximity said: “We are delighted to become part of the Zebra Partner programme. As an ISV and reseller partner, we can not only provide our customers with Zebra’s full range of powerful and innovative products, but also develop and integrate a range of applications that run on Zebra devices.

“Initially, we will be adding STREAM, our multi award-winning delivery and transport management application to Zebra’s portfolio of transportation and logistics apps. Running STREAM’s mobile driver app on Zebra’s range of mobile devices such as the TC55 Touch Mobile Computer provides retailers, wholesalers and distributors with a rugged and durable electronic proof of delivery solution” he added.

“We will also be harnessing our extensive experience in manufacturing, retail and warehouse management to add further applications in the near future.”

Developed by Proximity for companies with complex or challenging delivery or service requirements, STREAM runs on the IBM i platform and IBM Power Systems hardware using PHP, RPG, IBM DB2 for i and Zend Server for IBM i. STREAM already integrates with a number of back office systems including Brightpearl, Sage 50, Sage 200, Veeqo and Infor ERP.
About Proximity
Based in Leeds and Nottingham, Proximity partners with some of the world’s foremost software companies, Proximity develop, deliver, maintain and support high performance solutions and applications for leading global companies in the logistics, manufacturing, retail and finance sectors.

STREAM is a cloud-based delivery and transport management software application. Multi-award winning, STREAM provides map-based route optimisation; an innovative customer gateway; mobile driver app; proactive email and SMS updates; and all with unlimited users.

About Zebra Technologies
With the unparalleled visibility Zebra provides, enterprises become as smart and connected as the world we live in. Real-time information – gleaned from visionary solutions including hardware, software and services – give organizations the competitive edge they need to simplify operations, know more about their businesses and customers, and empower their mobile workers to succeed in today’s data-centric world.

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