When a driver pulls into a yard, software automatically notifies the dispatchers and wirelessly uploads completed trip data onto the dispatcher’s fleet management server and downloads next dispatch for driver. Software operates on Xata’s onboard computer and Mobile Application Server and is also accessible to fleets with remote drivers through modem connection. For more information, call (612) 894-3680.
Truck manufacturers are moving to a business model that centers on maximized product uptime, or repairing equipment before it ever breaks down. Commentary by Aftermarket Contributing Editor Denise Rondini.