Big Data & Trucking
Trucking operations generate billions of pieces of information each day, and fleet managers are learning how to put it all to use.
Omnitracs Talks About Its XRS Acquisition
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...
Automation: A Better Way to Recruit Drivers
Workflow management tools, analytics and behavioral assessment can make the hiring process easier and quicker.
Schilli Transportation Saves Time With Automated Map Lookups
Schilli integrated ALK Maps with its fleet management tools to track drivers and increase efficiency.
Trailer Tracking and Food Safety
It's time to start asking questions about tracking trucks and trailers as new regulations will soon make it more prevalent.
Tech Bytes: Decker Uses Two-Way Refrigerated Monitoring from Orbcomm
Decker Truckline, Fort Dodge, Iowa, is installing Orbcomm’s RT6000+ trailer telematics devices on 500 of its 800 refrigerated trailers.
Q&A: David Wangler, President, TMW Systems
In a time of rapid industry change, what trends are driving fleet technology needs and use? TMW Systems President David Wangler talks to HDT about these...
Explaining the Internet of [Trucking] Things
OEMs are increasingly getting involved in the web of smart devices, sensors and data.
Carrier Streamlines Communication by Equipping Drivers with Tablets
Drivers at Land Air Express of New England keep in touch with home base and handle all the necessary paperwork through the use of tablets.
Safety Technologies: The New Frontier
From collision avoidance to cameras, from rollover prevention to analytics, technology is rapidly changing the safety landscape.