Top 10 Myths about Tool & Equipment Management in the Cloud

The “cloud” is a popular buzz word these days. Cloud computing has grown significantly in recent years because storing data in the cloud can offer substantial IT cost savings. The cloud also provides flexibility, efficiency, document control and collaboration, data reco

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ToolHound 5 Mobile– Coming Soon to a Mobile Phone Near You

In today’s world we are accustomed to having everything at our fingertips, no matter where we go, with mobile computers and handheld devices. Of course, this is particularly true on the job. You need access to your complete tool inventory at all times, whether you are working

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ToolHound Unleashes a New Tool and Equipment Management Website

ToolHound is pleased to announce the release of our new website, designed with a fresh new look, mobile-friendly navigation and updated with the latest information about our tool and equipment management products and services. The updated product pages contain information abou

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ToolHound 5 Updated for Improved Inventory Tracking, Rental Tracking and Tool Requisitions

On May 8, 2014, we released a new update (5.2014.0508.0) to ToolHound 5. For ToolHound 5 Cloud users, please look for the updated version number along the bottom of the login page. For ToolHound 5 Onsite users where the software is installed on your own servers, you will need to do

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ToolHound Teams with Datanet to Meet Tool Tracking Needs in Asia Pacific Region

— Datanet supports ToolHound 5 for Asia Pacific tool tracking in construction, mining, industrial, oil and gas industries — ST. ALBERT, Alberta — April 29, 2014 — ToolHound Inc., a leading global supplier of tool tracking systems, announced a

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And the survey says….

As mentioned earlier in this blog, we recently conducted a survey to enlist customers’ feedback, as well as monitor the current needs across various industries, such as construction, oil and gas, mining and equipment rental. We would like to share some more of the key findin

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Tech Tips – May 2013

Don't Lose Your Stylus


If you are using a Workabout Pro scanner and find that the stylus is no longer staying secure in the slot on the right side of the device, store the stylus in the hole in the grip at the bottom of the scanner.  The soft material of the scanne

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ToolHound eUpdate May 2013

Presidents MessageIs your tool room attendant on-site 24hrs a day? Probably not. Do you have contractors and workers onsite at all times of the day. How do you track your tools and equipment after hours? Do tools and equipment go missing? Does this sta...
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Tech Tips – February 2013

ToolHound 5 – Individually Barcoded Inventory/Serialized Inventory


In ToolHound 5, Individually Barcoded Inventory (which is now called Serialized Inventory) has undergone several changes as well as the addition of several new fields.  Below is a listing of m

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ToolHound eUpdate February 2013

Presidents MessageKnowing what our customers and potential customers think of us, positive or not, is a vital component of our ongoing commitment to improve our ability to assist your needs and continually grow our business. ToolHound recently conclude...
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