Businesses Can Go Paperless with Canvas Mobile Forms from Sprint

  Businesses Can Go Paperless with Canvas Mobile Forms from Sprint

  Canvas unlocks the productivity of smartphones and tablets and simplifies
                             business operations

Business Wire

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- October 24, 2013

Sprint (NYSE:S) today announced that Canvas’s industry-leading mobile business
application platform is now available to Sprint business customers. Canvas is
a cloud-based software service that allows businesses to replace paper forms
with efficient mobile forms and apps that can be used on smartphones and
tablets, as well as computers. Canvas works on all smartphones and tablets
available from Sprint including the recently introduced Samsung Galaxy Tab 3,
an incredibly portable Android-based tablet with a 7” screen that makes it
easy for mobile employees to get work done.

More than just digital forms, Canvas unlocks the productivity of smartphones
and tablets with GPS functionality, image capture, bar code scanning,
electronic signatures and access to business data such as parts catalogs and
customer records. Canvas helps businesses transition from their existing
paper-based processes to digital ones, by letting them choose and customize
content from its vast library of more than 10,000 mobile business apps which
include inspection forms, work orders, surveys and other business-related
documents. Additional product information is available at the Sprint Biz App
Marketplace or by calling 877-746-8249. Sprint business customers can also
calculate their potential savings using Canvas’s ROI tool.

“Our customers are looking for ways to reduce costs, simplify operations and
make employees more productive,” said Wayne Ward, vice president–Business and
Product Development, Sprint. “Paper is one of the most ubiquitous tools in
business as it’s used in just about every business function. Re-examining
paper consumption is an incredible opportunity to streamline business
operations. We are very excited to offer our business customers the Canvas
mobile business platform with the added efficiency of including the service on
their Sprint bill.”

“Canvas has automated our manual facility inspections saving us time and
money,” said David Conrad, vice president–IT, Parkway Corporation. “Our
employees have easy access to inspection forms and find that filling them out
and submitting them is easy and efficient.”


Facts about Canvas:
•   On average, customers save up to 75% on cost of paper and achieve
      productivity savings of $3,800 per user.
•   To date, Canvas has automated millions of manual processes and replaced
      over 40 tons of paper for businesses.


“With Canvas, Sprint business customers can quickly and easily boost their
productivity, eliminate paper-based processes and improve theircompany's
operating efficiency,” said James Quigley-chief executive officer, Canvas. “We
are proud to be working with Sprint as they look to provide the most
innovative business solutions to their wireless subscribers.”

Sprint Network Vision

To support the growing need for data, Sprint is rolling out a new network
designed to provide faster data speeds, improved quality and easier
connectivity. Sprint expects customers to benefit with better wireless signal
strength and fewer drops/blocks. Sprint introduced its all-new 4G LTE network
in 2012 and now offers service in 185 markets. For the most up-to-date
information, please visit www.sprint.com/coverage.

About Sprint

Sprint offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications
services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and
government users. Sprint served more than 53 million customers at the end of
the second quarter of 2013 and is widely recognized for developing,
engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first
wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering
industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin
Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and
international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet
backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint as the most
improved company in customer satisfaction, across all 47 industries, during
the last five years. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in both its 2011 and 2012
Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation’s greenest companies, the
highest of any telecommunications company. You can learn more and visit Sprint
at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.

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