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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Three Big Areas That Show Why Road Safety in 2019 is a Shared Responsibility

  • January 30, 2019
  • Michael Burdiek
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Michael B-Blog

Recently, I had the honor of joining the governing board of Together for Safer Roads (TSR), a coalition of companies across various industries collaborating to improve road safety. As a company, CalAmp has been a TSR member since 2017. I think both my personal and the organizational commitment come from the same place: an appreciation …

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Announcing: Q3FY19 Winners of Our Top Channel Salesperson Program

  • January 25, 2019
  • Kevin Blakeborough
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CalAmp is once again, thrilled to announce the winners of our Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 (Q3FY19) Channel Salesperson Incentive Program. In recognition of their contribution towards CalAmp’s success, we would like to congratulate and give a special shout out to our winners: W/W @ DCS – Chris Bursey and Team N. America – Andy …

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Our Popular Battery Powered Asset Tracker Now With LTE

  • January 24, 2019
  • Gregory J. Hill
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There are a wide-range of asset trackers in the market. The broad selection can be overwhelming and make it difficult to select the right one for your operations. However, for businesses looking for a straightforward way to gain visibility into their asset location, our newest TTU-730™ device delivers just that. The refreshed TTU-730 supports standard …

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A Look Back at CES 2019

  • January 18, 2019
  • Nadine Traboulsi
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A Look Back At CES 2019

The Consumer Electronics Show recently wrapped up in Las Vegas, but the buzz around the innovations and the new level of connectivity in our lives continues. While 5G was certainly top of mind, the conference was really about making it easier for consumers to use and connect with technology in every aspect of their lives. …

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Jumpstart 2019 With These Three Telematics Resolutions

  • January 07, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
CalAmp 2019 Fleet Blog

A digital connection to assets and vehicles can provide fleet managers with hard data so they can make informed decisions on how to improve the utilization and health of their fleet. There are three resolutions that telematics helps operations to: Reduce manual processes Improve safety Manage expenses The first resolution, or decision to do something, …

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Did You Know These Five Facts About Holiday Supply Chains?

  • November 15, 2018
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 1

It seems like it was just last year that Amazon shipped one billion holiday gifts. Actually, it was 2016! Amazon’s number funnels into what the three top carriers did. During the 2017 holiday season, FedEx, UPS and the U.S. Postal Service delivered a combined two billion packages. In 2018, Digital Commerce 360 forecasts holiday retail …

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Staying Alert to Drowsy Fleet Driving Using Technology

  • November 09, 2018
  • Frank Schneider
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CalAmp - Drowsy Driving Blog

Autumn is in the air and that means the end of daylight saving time with fewer sunlit hours. The Sleep Foundation pairs this annual event with their annual Drowsy Driving Prevention Week that offers tips for busy, tired drivers. This advice is helpful for consumer driving; however, commercial drivers and their fleet managers often face …

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Safer Road Users: Curbing Distracted Driving and Fatigue Through Advanced Technology

  • November 05, 2018
  • David Braunstein
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
2019 Jan TSR Guest Blog

By: David Braunstein, President, Together for Safer Roads Distracted driving is a growing problem that warrants our attention (pun intended). In fact, the National Safety Council reported that more than 3,000 people are killed on U.S. roads every year because of distracted driving. Although distracted driving encompasses many factors, one of the primary causes of …

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