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Managing the Day-to-Day Cost of Crashes

  • June 15, 2017
  • Peter Byrne
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For any given driver, a collision is a rare event. But in a large population of drivers, accidents happen every day. For insurers and large fleets, crashes are not unexpected peril, but day-to-day business costs that must be managed just like any other expenses. That’s why we are excited about the newest services of CrashBoxx™: …

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CalAmp PEG and PULS Unlock Wide Range of IoT Benefits for SMBs

  • May 16, 2017
  • cbursey
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Byline: Chris Bursey, CEO of Direct Communications Solutions, a CalAmp value-added reseller Many reports indicate that small and medium sized business (SMB) owners expect their revenues to grow in 2017. It is reasonable to anticipate that those business owners would wish to take advantage of the latest technologies to advance their objectives, however it always …

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How To Deploy Your Own IoT Telematics Dashboard With Zero Coding

  • May 04, 2017
  • Kristy Cartier
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Previously we’ve discussed finding the right communication interoperability tools for the industrial IoT community. However, companies in every industry have to evaluate new solutions based on how they work with their legacy systems. The new application must have the ability to communicate with new and legacy systems, whether it be off-the-shelf ready or a customized …

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Finding the Right Size for Your Fleet

  • April 27, 2017
  • Kristy Cartier
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The size of your fleet is important. It shouldn’t be too large or too small in regards to assets. If there are too many vehicles and equipment laying fallow on your lot or job site, it is costing you money. If you don’t have the right assets for a project, your estimate might be a …

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Have you heard? CalAmp recently announced that we were selected by Navico to provide telematics support for their new, cloud-enable GoFree™ Connected Vessel program. What exactly does this mean? Navico, a global leader in marine electronics for the recreational segment, was in need of a telematics device for their new program that could deliver vessel …

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Now more than ever before, fleet managers have greater access to advanced telematics technologies, devices, applications and all the valuable data it produces. As more information flows from the vehicle through the telematics device to a third party cloud and finally to your backend platform, there are critical contact point all along the way that …

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Under The Hood Of Dreamforce Buses

  • September 27, 2016
  • Kristy Cartier
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By now, if you’re attending this year’s Dreamforce, you have may have heard about the new conference app, MapAnything DF16 Buses. It was announced on the Salesforce blog over the weekend. CalAmp is excited to be part of this real life and time demonstration because our hardware and software is “under the hood” driving this …

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CalAmp & Metavine: How to See Your Data In a Dash With Telematics

  • September 01, 2016
  • Kristy Cartier
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The 2016 CTIA Super Mobility conference is almost here and this year we have a one-of-a-kind, smart “everything wireless” Telematics solution capability to demonstrate for you. Using our Vanguard 5530 and Telematics Cloud (CTC) solution, integrated with Metavine’s zero code development platform, we will show how our customers can now get intelligent vehicle solutions to …

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How To Have A Conversation With Your Data

  • August 29, 2016
  • Kristy Cartier
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This year, CTIA poses the question “What does everything wireless look like?” for its Super Mobility show. For us on the enterprise side, CalAmp seeks to collect and process the data from the ever growing number of devices being connected to the internet. While the company started out known for its satellite hardware (and still …

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Intelligence at the Edge and the Convergence Revolution

  • February 04, 2016
  • Gregory J. Hill
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The broad adoption of 4G, along with advances in low-power computing and networking, are paving the way for legions of smart, connected devices. These devices can host single or multiple applications, make autonomous decisions, and share resources and information with each other. Business decisions are faster because it is no longer necessary to wait for …

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