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First of its kind, Uber-like program, enabling farmers with temporary access to tractors on-demand received honorable mention by Fast Company’s 2019 World Changing Ideas Awards. We are proud to announce that our collaboration with Hello Tractor received an honorable mention in the Apps and Developing World Technology category as part of Fast Company’s 2019 World …

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MWC19 Barcelona: Applying What We Learned about IoT and Enterprise Businesses

  • April 02, 2019
  • John Elsner
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MWC19 Barcelona was buzzing about 5G, robots and other disruptive innovations. This year, there were a few trends that stood out that bring better connectivity from IoT to enterprise businesses, including our own. Beyond 5G It is difficult to ignore the conversations around 5G and its future applications. The connectivity will provide businesses and consumers …

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What Is the Electronic Records & Signatures Regulation?

  • March 25, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
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Supply chains fall under a number of laws and industry standards. One of them is the Electronic Records and Signatures Regulation (ERESR), also known as FDA 21 CFR Part 11. This law has been around for over 20 years yet is still often misunderstood. Complying with ERESR can seem like a lot of hassle with …

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3 Ways to Better Allocate Fleet Resources with Telematics

  • March 06, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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A fleet manager’s job revolves around getting more out of fleet resources while reducing expenditures. The best way to do that is to continually analyze and optimize how the fleet is used. The more efficient your assets, the more competitive your operations can be. Luckily, manual ways of assessing needs and performance are giving way …

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Intelligent Connectivity for Disruptive Innovation

  • February 28, 2019
  • Kinana Hussain
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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As the adoption rate for the Internet of Things (IoT) continue to grow, so does the rate at which technology shifts. It is driving innovation and creating new business models because of increased connectivity and automated processes. From that, a truly disruptive idea has stepped forward and is changing the conventional way of thinking or …

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School Bus Safety: Helping To Make It Better

  • February 28, 2019
  • Gregory J. Hill
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When it comes to students who take the bus to school, parents often wonder whether their child arrived to their destination safely and on time. Without effective technology that enables real-time insight via data reports collected directly from the school bus, that visibility is limited and manual, e.g. phone call. Therefore, the need to know …

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The Changing Subprime Auto Finance Landscape

  • February 26, 2019
  • Bill Caan
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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A number of seemingly unrelated factors are bringing big changes to auto finance, especially in the subprime market: higher balances, longer terms, more delinquencies and a changing regulatory landscape will heat up competition and increase pressure on auto dealers and lenders alike in the coming years. Independent dealers especially will need to look at innovative …

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Solutions Built With Your Tough Environments In Mind

  • February 20, 2019
  • Kinana Hussain
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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Construction is a tough business on the best days. Factors such as rain or snow make it even tougher at times. Yet you cannot just stop your project when the weather gets challenging. You need a telematics solution as tough as you are to monitor equipment location and utilization as well as communicate this information …

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Disruptive Innovation: New Ways to Connect

  • February 14, 2019
  • Nadine Traboulsi
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We are looking forward to Mobile World Congress (MWC19) in Barcelona this year because we are bringing some new innovations and new ways of thinking. It’s about intelligent connectivity, not just linking things together and producing data without context. These disruptions are solving real-world issues. It’s about the continuous transformation of the global connected economy. …

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Improving the Visibility of Pets in Flight

  • February 04, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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The way that airlines transport live animals has not changed much since the early days of commercial air travel in the first half of the 20th century. However, the number of animals transported has grown tremendously. The Department of Transportation notes, “Over two million pets and other live animals are transported by air every year …

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