PeopleNet launch and evolution of Precision Mobility Platform
PeopleNet, a provider of fleet mobility solutions that aim to reduce cost per mile, improve safety and compliance and enable profitable fleet growth, announced the evolution and launch of its Precision Mobility Platform that combines the latest in fleet mobility solutions with precision analytics that will enable fleets to optimize their resources for profitable growth.
Drivewyze offers free PreClear Weigh Station Bypass Service trial
A new version of the Drivewyze PreClear weigh station bypass and e-screening system that includes a 60-day free trial period is being made available by the company. PreClear 2.0 offers drivers and fleets the ability to download Drivewyze PreClear and try it free for 60 days. The PreClear 2.0 App is available from Google Play for Android smartphones and tablets.
Omnitracs Vehicle Maintenance App available on Mobile Computing Platform 50
Omnitracs Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., a provider of integrated wireless systems, applications and services to transportation and logistics companies, announced the availability of its Vehicle Maintenance application on the Mobile Computing Platform 50 (MCP50). Vehicle Maintenance captures important engine and vehicle diagnostic information and sends it to drivers and fleet managers so that service can be proactively scheduled to reduce repair costs.
IT convergence transforming trucking
According to Jay Coughlan, chairman and chief executive officer, XRS Corp., “America urgently needs a healthy, safe trucking industry to help power the economic recovery. Every American relies on trucks. The industry transports in excess of 11 billion tons of freight annually. Now, the trucking industry finds itself at a critical juncture. The industry must improve its efficiency in order to remain competitive and profitable, plus attract a new generation of drivers while meeting increasingly rigorous federal safety requirements.”
Under cover boss or Uncovered boss?
If you want to be an effective manager, get out from behind the desk. Don’t spend all day sending emails. Get out of your chair and talk with the people in your charge.
XRS partners with Capella Learning Solutions
XRS Corp., (formerly Xata Corp.), a provider of mobile fleet optimization software, announced that it has retained Capella Learning Solutions to develop learning courseware that will enable customers to realize the full potential of its newest software platform, XRS.
Added value: onboard IT
Using information in management systems and from onboard technology in new ways can pay dividends.
Omnitracs Telematics to be installed in Iron Mountain fleet
Omnitracs Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc. and provider of integrated wireless systems, applications and services to transportation and logistics companies, announced that Iron Mountain Inc.
ABI Research ranks Trimble top provider of fleet telematics
Trimble announced that the company received a top ranking in ABI Research’s 2013 Commercial Fleet Telematics Competitive Assessment.
Cardless fueling: convenient and effective
How truckstops are deploying cardless fueling technology to enhance fleet business processes
QR codes are timely and accurate
Using QR Codes to streamline information management for commercial vehicle service.