October 18, 2015
PHILADELPHIA – As it repositions itself as a company offering software and solutions vs. a hardware provider, Omnitracs unveiled Omnitracs Navigation at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition.
June 24, 2015
Rand McNally has released the 2016 edition of its Motor Carriers’ Road Atlas with updated maps and content for drivers.
June 22, 2015
SkyBitz has integrated ALK Maps with its InSight asset tracking and management web application, bringing real-time visualizations and interactive maps to the service.
May 26, 2015
Fleetmatics introduced the Fleetmatics Routist service providing an intelligent routing solution for fleets in the field.
May 11, 2015
Information technology permeates all parts of a successful trucking fleet's operations today, and sessions at ALK's Transportation Technology Summit last week showcased technology used in trailer detention management, in-cab navigation, in-cab video and driver hiring.
April 24, 2015
Navman Wireless released the Drive suite of applications combining fleet management, communication, navigation, dispatching, and documentation systems into a single interface.
April 7, 2015
MiX Telematics has partnered with the GPS navigation software provider Sygic to integrate Sygic’s fleet navigation with MiX Telematic’s in-cab terminal, the MiX Rovi.
February 9, 2015
Rand McNally’s TND Tablet is an Android-based tablet that comes pre-loaded with trucking applications and features the company’s TND truck GPS service.
January 5, 2015
Magellan announced its latest commercial series GPS, the RoadMate RC9485T-LMB for commercial drivers. The RoadMate is a 7-inch Android truck GPS navigation unit featuring Magellan’s latest driver routing and tracking features.
Garmin International released two new navigators in two different sizes designed to assist truckers on the road with truck specific features. The 5-inch dezl 570 and 7-inch dezl 770 feature route shaping, points of interest and simple truck profiles.
December 19, 2014
CVS used the routing software in the Telogis telematics system to analyze the best routes for drivers to approach a location, pull into a parking lot, and maneuver into the loading dock.
November 18, 2014
ALK’s CoPilot Truck Energy App is now available on the Google Play store for smartphones and tablets running the Android operating system. The CoPilot Truck Energy App offers in-cab, turn-by-turn navigation for oil and gas field mapping.
November 5, 2014
TMW Systems announced the integration of ALK Maps across several products in TMW’s suite of fleet management software.
November 3, 2014
Omnitracs announced it had agreed to acquire XRS Corp., Minneapolis, in a deal valued at $178 million. Approved unanimously by XRS’ board of directors, the deal is expected to be finalized by the fourth quarter of this year.
October 21, 2014
Schilli integrated ALK Maps with its fleet management tools to track drivers and increase efficiency.
October 6, 2014
Magellan’s RoadMate Commercial 5190T-LM has been updated with more comprehensive protocol support for fleet management and tracking features.
September 22, 2014
Several TMW Systems products will now integrate data from ALK Technology's maps and fleet management software.
August 21, 2014
Garmin will release its Fleet 660 and 670 Fleet navigators running Android-based software later this year -- the first from Garmin to run software built on Google’s Android platform.
August 20, 2014
Rand McNally has redesigned its IntelliRoute TND GPS devices for commercial truck drivers inside and out. The fourth-generation devices feature new hardware, a faster processor, two new graphical user interface options, and improved map appearance.
August 18, 2014
ALK Technologies has released version 1.2 of its ALK Maps interactive visualization platform.
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