|By Business Wire
|July 22, 2014 09:25 AM EDT
Soonr, a leading provider of secure
file sharing and collaboration services for business, today
announced that its Soonr Workplace solution significantly increases
workforce productivity in the construction industry. With the ability to
easily support large files such as architectural designs, blueprints and
manuals, along with secure access and mobile device support, Soonr
Workplace gives construction firms the secure file sharing and
collaboration flexibility they need to get the job done faster.
Soonr customers in the
construction industry include Level 10 Construction, the general
contractor for the new Facebook West Campus in Silicon Valley, and Blu
Homes, an eco-friendly modern home builder. For these construction
firms, the ability to send large files and work off site using mobile
devices has been a tremendous productivity improvement. With Soonr
Workplace, large files can be automatically saved, sync’d and shared,
all with a single click – without risk of data loss, missed deliveries
or omitted recipients.
“With Soonr, we are dramatically more productive on the road,” said
Danielle Douthett, project executive, Level 10 Construction. “And, when
you are always on the road, this is very important. Files are
automatically synced and ready for use from anywhere. It’s just what we
needed to keep up with our growing business.”
“Beyond secure file sync and share, Soonr enables companies to
significantly increase workforce productivity with mobile collaboration
and integrated on-device productivity tools,” said Ahmet Tuncay, CEO at
Soonr. “The construction business, with its vast array of partners,
mobile workforce, and the need to access and share large files, is an
ideal industry for the Soonr solution.”
Following are five sure ways that Soonr Workplace enables firms in the
construction industry to easily and securely improve workforce
1. Manage Projects with Subcontractors – A policy-managed
environment allows construction firms to share project files with
subcontractors and other third parties. Files can be shared with a
simple, controlled link that any user can access from anywhere, on any
2. Share CAD Files, Blueprints, Manuals and Photos – Construction
firms are able to easily upload large files so that they can be quickly
shared and accessed by everyone working on the project.
3. Stay in Constant Touch – Project documents and files are
automatically sync’d across all devices for anywhere anytime access. All
project members can receive automatic updates and notification of
4. Work While Mobile – Office documents can be accessed and
edited on mobile devices while on-the-go, on-line or off-line without
the need for additional software. Over 50 document formats are supported
for viewing and annotating on mobile devices.
5. Conduct Site Surveys – With the scan-to-PDF and on-device
annotation features, field workers can easily conduct site surveys using
photo capture and document markups. Surveyed photos and documents can be
shared directly from the mobile device.
To learn more about file sharing in a construction environment, join
the Soonr construction industry webinar on July 23 at 1:00 p.m. EDT
/ 10:00 a.m. PDT. You can also visit with Soonr at the Association of
General Contractors IT Forum, July 31 through August 1 at the Swissotel
For more information, a demo or a free trial, please visit: www.soonr.com.
Embraced by users and endorsed by IT, more than 150,000 businesses trust
Soonr for their secure file sharing and collaboration needs. Soonr
Workplace empowers mobile teams and organizations to do business faster
from any device anywhere. We deliver our services through a worldwide
network of cloud service providers, VARs, solution providers, and system
integrators. Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Silicon Valley, we are
privately-held and backed by major investors. Go to www.soonr.com
and start your free trial today.
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