Justifying the cost for a telematics implementation could be a hard sell to stakeholders. Conducting a pilot is an effective way to determine the right telematics solution and convince wary officials and taxpayers that it's worth the cost.
Derive Systems has deployed an “active” telematics platform that can provide optimized calibrations based on real-time telematics data.
Mercedes-Benz will offer eight factory telematics packages with its third-generation 2019 Sprinter that allow fleet managers to better track preventive maintenance, routing, and driver behavior with the full-size van, the company has announced.
Jay Jaffin, chief marketing officer of Verizon Connect, explains how Verizon Connect combines three leading telematics providers on a single platform that offers a wide range of scalable mobile workforce solutions, services, and features to public fleet customers. Read the full story here.
Ford is enabling owners of 2010 to 2017 model-year vehicles to add a Wi-Fi hotspot and telematics features through FordPass SmartLink, an OBD-II dongle available from dealers.