GPS / Telematics

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October 21, 2015 - Press Release

Trimble Acquires Swedish Workforce Software Provider

Trimble has acquired privately held PocketMobile, a Stockholm, Sweden-based provider of enterprise mobile workforce solutions for international customers in the areas of postal service and logistics, security, and field service, Trimble announced.

Tags: Trimble, Workforce Management, Software, Productivity

October 15, 2015 - Press Release

Trimble Adds Asset Tracking to Fleet Management Suite

Trimble has launched Trimble Asset Tracking, a flexible solution that offers complete visibility into the location and utilization of portable assets from a convenient portal, according to the company.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Trimble, Asset Tracking

October 15, 2015 - Industry News

GM, Telogis Ramping Up Factory Telematics Offering

Photo courtesy of Telogis.

Fleets have increasingly been opting for a factory-installed Telogis solution when purchasing General Motors vehicles, especially Chevrolet Silverado trucks, which will enter the 2016 model year with additional connectivity.

Tags: telogis, General Motors, Chevrolet Silverado, Wireless Services

October 14, 2015 - Press Release

Fleetio Featured in Zubie App Store

Fleetio has launched an integration with Zubie, a connected-car platform and service provider, that enables business customers to increase the efficiency of fleet operations and reduce costs through automated odometer updates and other features, according to the company.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Fleetio, Zubie, Mobile Apps

October 12, 2015 - Press Release

Magellan Integrates Nav with Position Logic's GPS Tracking

The RoadMate Commercial RC9496T-LMB, photo courtesy of Magellan.

Magellan announced the integration of its RoadMate RC9496T-LMB fleet navigation device with Position Logic's GPS tracking software solution.

Tags: Android, Magellan, RoadMate Commercial, Navigation System, Mobile Apps, Vehicle Tracking, GPS

October 5, 2015 - Industry News

Geotab Acquires Its Largest Telematics Reseller

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Geotab has acquired Strategic Telecom Solutions, the largest reseller of its telematics products, in a deal announced Oct. 5.

Tags: Geotab, Small Fleets, Mid-Size Fleets

October 2, 2015 - Industry News

Ohio City Reduces Salt Use, Saves $300K

Even with a jump from 28 snow events in one winter to 63 snow events in the next, the City of North Canton, Ohio was able to cut its salt usage by nearly 50%, saving the city $300,000.

Tags: Webtech Wireless, Snow Removal, Road Salt

September 11, 2015 - Product News

AT&T, Telogis Announce Global Telematics Partnership

AT&T Mobility CEO Glenn Lurie announces a partnership with Telogis. Photo courtesy of Telogis.

AT&T and Telogis have expanded an existing collaboration to provide widespread secure data access for Telogis' suite of fleet software and co-develop new connected services for vehicles around the globe.

Tags: AT&T, Fleet Management Software, telogis, Connected Car

September 10, 2015 - Press Release

Geotab Adds Fleetio's Odometer Updates

Data provider Fleetio and telematics vendor Geotab have launched a collaboration that provides customers from both companies with automated odometer updates, diagnostic trouble code (DTC) handling and fuel location exception reporting.

Tags: Geotab, Fleetio, Fleet Management Software

September 9, 2015 - Industry News

La. Gubernatorial Candidates Aim to Reduce State Fleet

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Several Louisiana gubernatorial candidates have made state fleet reduction a focal point of their campaign platforms.

Tags: State Fleet, Fleet Reduction, Elected Leaders, Louisiana

September 8, 2015 - Press Release

Thingtech Offering CalAmp-Powered Fleet Management Solution

Thingtech has selected the CalAmp Connect platform and fleet tracking devices to power its new fleet management solution, CalAmp has announced.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Cloud-Based Technology, CalAmp, Internet of Things

September 4, 2015 - Press Release

GPS Insight Releases Hours-of-Service Solution

GPS Insight announced the release of the new GPS Insight Hours of Service solution enabling organizations with a paperless Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) compliant system.

Tags: FMCSA, GPS Insight, HOS, Big Data

August 24, 2015 - Press Release

GSA Continues Partnership with Fleet Management Solutions

The General Services Administration (GSA) has extended its contract with Fleet Management Solutions (FMS), a division of GPS software developer Teletrac, for five more years.

Tags: GSA, Fleet Management Software, Navman Wireless, FMS, Vehicle Tracking, Teletrac, GPS Tracking, Asset Tracking

August 18, 2015 - Industry News

La. Installs GPS on 10,000 State Cars

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The State of Louisiana is installing GPS tracking devices on its entire 10,543-vehicle fleet, The Advocate reported. The state expects the $10 million project will save $30 million over the next five years by reducing the cost of fuel, maintenance, and insurance.

Tags: GPS Insight, Maintenance Costs, Fuel Reduction, Louisiana

August 6, 2015 - Press Release

Fleetmatics Enhances User Experience with REVEAL App

Fleetmatics has launched its REVEAL field app, the latest enhancement to its REVEAL platform. The software application is designed to keep dispatchers, managers, and drivers on the same page by delivering important information right to the driver's mobile device and improving the experience of the mobile worker.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Fleetmatics, Fleet Drivers, Mobile Apps

July 31, 2015 - Industry News

Louisville Rolls Out GPS Tracking to City Fleet

Screenshot via WLKY.

The City of Louisville, Ky., is installing GPS units in 481 cars and trucks to reduce idling time and improve maintenance by more quickly identifying vehicles that need service.

Tags: Snow Removal, Idle Reduction, Louisville

July 21, 2015 - Press Release

Calif. Corrections Unit Adds Fleetio Fleet Management Software

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation's (CDCR) Division of Adult Parole Operations has implemented Fleetio's web-based fleet management software for 1,500 vehicles, according to the company.

Tags: Fleetio, Fleet Management Software, Vehicle Tracking, California

July 8, 2015 - Press Release

John Deere Increases Base Telematics Service to Five Years

Photo courtesy of John Deere.

John Deere is extending its JDLink Ultimate service in base subscription from three to five years for production-scale equipment.

Tags: John Deere, Heavy Equipment

July 1, 2015 - Industry News

Audit: GPS Can Save Ohio Prisons $200K Annually

This chart from the audit shows the types of vehicles the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections owns.

Installing telematics in the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections’ (ODRC) 1,232 fleet vehicles could result in net annual cost savings of $202,807, according to the State of Ohio Auditor’s Office.

Tags: Big Data, Audits, Ohio, Prisons

July 1, 2015 - Industry News

Wyoming Adds Telematics to 1,600 Fleet Vehicles

The State of Wyoming announced it will add Verizon’s Networkfleet telematics system to 1,600 fleet vehicles. This will cost the state $244,800 in upfront fees and $363,000 in annual fees.

Tags: Networkfleet, Fuel Reduction, Wyoming, Motor Pools

June 23, 2015 - Industry News

Fleet Technology Expo Attendee Count Doubles

The Fleet Technology Expo is in Long Beach, Calif. on Aug. 24-26. Conveniently located in the midst of Southern California, Long Beach is nearby multiple SoCal attractions. Photo courtesy Long Beach Convention & Visitor's Bureau.

Compared to the 2014 Green Fleet Conference & Expo, fleet attendee count for the now renamed and expanded show has so far doubled in 2015.

Tags: Fleet Technology Expo, Fleet Events, Bobit Business Media

June 19, 2015 - Industry News

San Diego County Expands Fire Equipment Tracking

San Diego County has received a $276,000 donation for the purchase of automatic vehicle locators (AVLs) for its fire trucks and other emergency apparatus. This will equip 80 additional units with AVLs.

Tags: Emergency Response Vehicles, Fire Equipment, AVL, County of San Diego

June 11, 2015 - Press Release

Trimble Enhances FieldMaster Mobile Apps

Trimble has added the Supervisor app to its FieldMaster suite of mobile applications to enable managers to stay efficient and effective on the go by empowering them to do more work in the field and manage their day-to-day operations remotely.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Trimble, Mobile Apps

May 8, 2015 - Press Release

Utility Service Provider to Implement Trimble Driver Safety Solution

Atlantic Tower Services (ATS), a full-service equipment maintenance, repair and installation service company that specializes in telecommunications infrastructure and electrical power generation, is implementing the Trimble Driver Safety solution across its fleet of vehicles.

May 7, 2015 - Press Release

Trimble Adds Driver Safety Scorecard to FieldMaster Apps

Trimble has added the Driver Safety Scorecard feature to its Trimble FieldMaster suite of mobile apps that drive improved visibility and information sharing.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Trimble, Mobile Apps

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