Service fleets need to get the most out of every day, with numerous scheduled — and sometimes unscheduled — calls making this more difficult. By using data to streamline the process, fleet managers can effectively route their fleets to meet the needs of customers.
July 9, 2021
Telematics are more than dots on a map. Additional benefits include monitoring vehicle health, maximizing uptime, reducing theft, and improving overall driver experiences.
June 9, 2021
While the telematics market is still growing, increasing penetration is slowing growth. What sectors are still hot, and what new trends and services are providing value for fleets? Clem Driscoll shares insights from his latest Mobile Resource Management Systems Market Study.
May 24, 2021
All of the telematics data a single fleet generates can lead to “information overload." Analyzing the data better on Geotab’s end means they can push the data into features in their products that help customers improve their operations.
March 29, 2021
Casey Smith plans to use data and technology to make the best, most cost-effective decisions for the City of San Diego fleet.
December 21, 2020
What fleets need to know about the sunsetting of 2G and 3G technologies and the upcoming jump to 5G.
November 19, 2020
Trucking-related decisions often revolve around trucks, loads and drivers, but some fleets believe the strength of an invisible thread – in the form of telematics data – will decide which businesses grow and scale.
October 23, 2020
As technologies that collect data have become more readily available and affordable, fleets of all sizes have begun studying the data from various sources within their business.
September 17, 2020
Manufacturers are partnering with telematics providers to allow access to data from OEMs’ factory-installed modems. Meanwhile, Ford has introduced its own telematics system that takes advantage of its factory modem to maximize the depth and breadth of that data for fleets.
September 1, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every fleet — some have seen an uptick in business, while other businesses have suffered. But by and large, most fleets seem to feel the worst is behind us, and are now looking towards the future.
August 27, 2020
The most difficult part of implementing fleet telematics is making the case for it to company leadership. Focus on potential ROI to make the decision a no-brainer.
August 13, 2020
From monitoring specific needs for your fleet to ensuring solo drivers stay safe, telematics providers today offer far more than just vehicle tracking solutions.
June 4, 2020
When this boutique spirits distillery began production and distribution of sanitizer, the company needed to reorganize its routing from a few deliveries a week to over a hundred a day.
May 21, 2020
From remote dispatch to information clearinghouses, trucking technology shows its value during the shutdown
May 5, 2020
It may not be possible to identify every hidden cost or reduce every soft cost, but being aware of the sources of these costs can help fleets make measurable progress.
May 5, 2020