GPS / Telematics

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Council OKs City of Fort Wayne to Utilize GPS

FORT WAYNE, IN - The City of Fort Wayne hopes to track and deploy its police officers after the City Council gave a preliminary OK to buy GPS tracking devices for cruisers.

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Networkfleet Reduces Air Pollutants by Wirelessly Monitoring Emissions

SAN DIEGO – Municipal customers in Southern California are eligible for matching funds from the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC). The MSRC funds are available as part of an effort to reduce harmful emissions produced by fleet vehicles within the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD).

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Philadelphia Housing Authority Police First in City With GPS

PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) Police have become the first and only police force in the city with Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in all of their marked vehicles.

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Navtrak Publishes Free Article: 5 Ways to a Greener Fleet

SALISBURY, MD - A new article from Navtrak, "5 Ways to a Greener Fleet” offers fleet owners and managers five inherently "green" out-of-the-box benefits that GPS-based fleet management services such as Navtrak provide.

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GPS Insight Introduces Cell-Phone-Based Messa

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – GPS Insight has introduced cell-phone-based messaging, cell-phone maps, and cell-phone queries. Overall, this new suite of cell-phone capabilities is an advance for the company's customers who communicate with their drivers using text messages, as well as those who would like to use a cell phone to determine their vehicles' whereabouts.

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GPS Helps Cities Catch Cheating Employees

ISLIP, N.Y. — GPS tracking devices installed on government-issue vehicles are helping communities around the country reduce waste and abuse, in part by catching employees shopping, working out at the gym or otherwise loafing while on the clock.

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City to Begin Tracking DPW Vehicles Via GPS Devices

HAVERHILL, MA – Later this month, the City of Haverhill will begin tracking its snowplows and other public works vehicles with Global Positioning Systems (GPS).

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Fleet Management Solutions Launches GPS and Two-Way Satellite Asset Tracking Services into 50th Country

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA - Fleet Management Solutions, Inc (FMS), announced that it has deployed systems into Australia, making that the 50th country where the company's GPS and all-satellite asset tracking services are in operation

Articles

8 Misconceptions About GPS Vehicle Tracking

Objections to implementing GPS systems are based on myths concerning their value, ease of use, cost, and function. These assumptions have been countered by real-world experience.

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NAVTEQ Wins Renewal Contract with the U.S. Federal Government

CHICAGO – NAVTEQ has been selected as a primary map data provider by the U.S. government. With this contract, NAVTEQ will continue to provide road network and standard points of interest data under a government-wide enterprise license to numerous government agencies supporting U.S. Homeland Defense.

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