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TELEMATICS is a method of monitoring an asset (car, truck, heavy equipment, or even ship) by using GPS and onboard diagnostics to record movements on a computerized map. Want to know more? See some of our favorite articles below.

Latest Trends in Telematics

Vehicle sensor technologies, the availability of vehicle diagnostics tools, and data reports were areas in the telematics space that saw improvements in 2018.

Top 3 Variables That Impact Telematics Pricing

Are you looking for a low-cost, high-value telematics solution? Find out what the top three impacts to telematics pricing are and what to consider when researching providers.

Making the ROI Case for Telematics

Sometimes the toughest part of a telematics implementation is convincing company leadership that it’s the best option for the business. Focusing on the solution’s ROI will go a long way to convincing even the most skeptical business leader.

Increasing Safety Through Telematics

A focus on protecting drivers is also good for business. Utilize a telematics program to track and promote safe practices.

5 Ways GPS Tracking Can Benefit Your Business

Telematics can have direct, tangible benefits for your bottom line, allowing you to set yourself apart from your competitors while improving efficiency and productivity.

4 Steps to Take Before Implementing Telematics

Making the transition to telematics is a big step that shouldn’t be taken lightly. There are the four steps you need to take before implementation can begin.

6 Must-Have Features of a GPS Tracking System

Unsure what to look for when selecting a telematics solution? There are 6 must-have features that today’s fleets can’t do without.

7 Creative Uses for Telematics Tech

From preventing vehicle theft to driver coaching, today’s telematics technology is much more than vehicle and asset tracking solutions.

5 Service Fleet Challenges Telematics Can Fix

Service fleets have unique fleet safety and efficiency challenges that can be addressed by telematics – yet few service fleets have implemented this technology. But service fleets, such as lawn services and HVAC companies, can see major benefits from a telematics solution.

Choosing a GPS Tracking System

With the number and variety of solutions on the market, fleet managers need to carefully consider how both the solution and its providers will help it meet today’s and tomorrow’s challenges.

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More Fleets Reap Benefits of GPS Tracking

There was a rise in fleets that used GPS tracking software in 2019, the total of which 98% reported having reaped positive benefits, according to Verizon Connect’s 2019 Fleet Tracking Trends Report.

Cargo Visibility Better Than Ever with New Tech

New trailer telematics systems are giving shippers, fleets and receivers real-time intelligence and actionable information on the cargo trucks carry – not only where it is, but also its condition.

Netradyne Launches Driveri on Geotab Marketplace

The integrated Driveri and Geotab experience provides fleet managers with a comprehensive view of drivers' activity through trip management and a blend of real-time positive driving notifications and best practice identification.

Can Video Telematics Get Smarter?

When you add artificial intelligence and machine learning to the video telematics equation, the answer to whether video telematics can get "smarter" is “yes.”

Baron Offers Optimized Weather Data to Fleets

Baron has updated its website to provide optimized weather data for fleet managers that can be imported into telematics platforms, transportation management systems and mobile apps, the Huntsville, Ala.-based company announced.

Thanksgiving vs. Christmas Deliveries Analyzed

Deliveries made the week of Christmas far outnumber those being made the week of Thanksgiving, even though the week marks the start of the holiday shopping season with Black Friday and leads into Cyber Monday.

LeasePlan Offers Connected Vehicle Platform

LeasePlan USA has begun offering a connected vehicle cloud platform called OneConnect that expands the fleet management company's telematics offering to its commercial fleet clients.

Volvo's 1-Million Connected Customers Improving Sustainability

As more and more people move into cities, the needs for better infrastructure as well as transportation of both people and goods are growing. Volvo Group uses data from connected vehicles and construction equipment to develop real-world solutions.