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CalAmp’s Versatile and Improved TTU-1230 Complete with LTE

  • August 28, 2018
  • Gregory J. Hill
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  Asset tracking and its application have come a long way since 2010 when we launched our first TTU-1230™ to enable simple trailer tracking. With improved technology brings greater versatility and new use cases for companies to apply smarter asset tracking devices in the field to spur new innovative IIoT applications for remote monitoring. CalAmp …

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How Technology Connects Public Works to Their Cities

  • August 27, 2018
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
CalAmp for Government Fleets

Public works departments and other local government agencies increasingly rely on a mosaic of information management systems to improve operations, meet demand and plan more effectively. Three technologies in particular work well together to keep information and public works processes moving: vehicle telematics, geographic information systems (GIS) and work management software. Vehicle telematics solutions combine …

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Transforming the Global Connected Economy: What We Look Forward to at MWCA 2018

  • August 23, 2018
  • Nadine Traboulsi
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CalAmp 2018 MWCA Blog

As the summer comes to an end, we are getting excited for Mobile World Congress Americas this September. After attending last year’s event in San Francisco, mobility clearly continues to evolve rapidly. As manufacturers and consumers drive momentum, it’s up to us to remain ahead of the curve, and what better place to stay informed …

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Checklist for New BHPH and Vehicle Finance Companies

  • August 16, 2018
  • Bill C.
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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Buy-here-pay-here (BHPH) and lease-here-pay-here (LHPH) programs are two important ways to serve markets and capture revenue that might otherwise go untapped. The ability to offer vehicles to people with credit blemishes can be very productive to both sides, but you must make sure you have structured your company and lending procedures in a way that …

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3 Benefits of Customizing Your Telematics Solution

  • August 15, 2018
  • Brian Burda
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
Customizing Your Telematics Solution

Off-the-shelf telematics solutions continue to multiply, filling technology gaps and making it easier to run fleet businesses of many types. With so many applications to choose from, it might seem counterintuitive to consider tailoring a regular telematics solution to fit your operations. In fact, the benefits of customizing a solution often greatly outweigh the investment. …

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What’s the Most Reliable Connectivity for Mobile IoT Today?

  • August 14, 2018
  • Kinana Hussain
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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  We often get asked this question as it relates to network and connectivity. As the IoT market continues to accelerate, businesses are looking to 4G LTE for its ability to offer cost efficiency, lower-power requirements and wide-area network solutions to improve and scale their IoT deployments. For certain telematics use cases, established technologies like …

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Improve Your Accident Management Program with Insurance IoT

  • August 08, 2018
  • Frank Schneider
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
Fleet Management & Accidents

For a fleet manager, accidents are unfortunately not rare occurrences. To save costs, improve recovery and minimize the impact to your operations, it is important to have an effective accident management program in place. Understanding the benefits of process improvements is key in managing post-accident efforts and keeping expenses down. An accident management program provides …

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Spotlight on Skid Steer Thefts and Their Successful Recoveries

  • July 31, 2018
  • Kristy Cartier
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Spotlight on Skid Steer Thefts and Recoveries

Skid steer loaders are third on the 2016 LoJack® Corporation Study on Construction Equipment Theft list for type of heavy equipment stolen (tracked and wheeled loaders were first). Since May of 2018, there have been five recovery stories sent over by LoJack’s Law Enforcement Liaisons (LE’s) from across the U.S. that included these popular construction …

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CalAmp Showcases GPS Solutions at NIADA 2018

  • July 27, 2018
  • Bill C.
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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CalAmp attended this year’s National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) show in Orlando, Florida in June. We were pleased and honored to sponsor the First Timer’s Reception at the convention, where we connected with a number of newcomers to the vehicle finance and buy-here-pay-here (BHPH) industries. One of the biggest trends we noted this year …

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Announcing CalAmp’s Top Channel Salespeople For Q1FY19

  • July 26, 2018
  • Kevin Blakeborough
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  CalAmp is excited to announce our First Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 (Q1FY19) Channel Salesperson Incentive Program winners. Please join us in congratulating: Carter Dewey @ DataRemote Dave Rattay @ PWS Thank you to all of our Channel Sales partners for your hard work and continued support of CalAmp products! About the Partner Companies Headquartered in Miami, …

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