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Yearly Archives: 2012

Driving for the Weather 101

There are many diverse factors that can impact your timing when driving on a schedule – bad weather conditions being one of them. It can strike at any moment and cause unexpected problems for anyone on the road, including road closures and traffic jams. No matter if you’re making deliveries or planning to attend a

Your Guide To Understanding Hours-of-Service (HOS)

What is HOS? For a heavy truck driver who drives long hours and works long shifts, ensuring safety is a big responsibility. This is why the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has put together a set of regulations, referred to as HOS (Hours of Service), that governs driving and working hours in order to

Exploring 2G, 3G, 4G Technology

AT&T recently announced the plan to “fully discontinue service of [their] 2G networks by approximately January 1. 2017.” AT&T will be moving their networks to 3G/4G to improve network performance and capacity need. This announcement has fueled much discussion in the market place in recent times for the North American market, and it’s not likely

Benefits of Iridium Satellite Tracking

When you are responsible for managing and tracking a fleet of vehicles, you want to know where your vehicles are at all times, regardless of whether they are downtown in the city or out in the back country. The Iridium satellite network provides communication coverage all over the world, and Geotab has utilized this opportunity

Getting Started with Big Data using M2M Telematics

Many companies today are beginning to understand that there is a serious competitive advantage in having the data to predict and adapt to the changing business environment.  According to the Harvard Business Review (HBR) (Oct. /Nov. issue, 2012), companies that are data driven have consistently higher performance in areas of financial and operational results. (p.

Step-by-Step Instructions for Plug and Play

Geotab has listened to your feedback and we are happy to announce that beginning this week, all Geotab GO6 device orders will have an addition to their packaging. The all new “Installing your Geotab GO6 Device” insert has arrived. This one page, double sided document covers subjects such as preparing for your plug and play

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