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Is There a Future for Military GPS?

The Global Positioning System (GPS) has been at the forefront of U.S. military technology for many years now, and widely used in different applications. This article investigates military GPS applications now and in the future. Military GPS Applications GPS technology was put to the test during Operation Desert Storm and Desert Shield, and has since

Real Fleet Strategies for Coping with Driver Objections to Tracking

Fleet tracking can be a sensitive topic for drivers. Some drivers may believe that management are watching every move so they can criticize or punish employees, leading to driver objections to telematics. But that is definitely not the case when it comes to Geotab. It’s not just about breadcrumb trails! In fact, telematics can be

Why Choose an Open Platform System for Fleet Management?

If you’re familiar with Geotab, you’ve most likely also heard the term “open platform” mentioned — maybe in ads, media articles, on our website, or heard about it from our vast ecosystem of partners. The open platform system concept is at the heart of everything we do at Geotab and allows us to provide industry-leading

Columbus Smart City Hackathon Showcases Talent, Data and Passion

As announced last week in this blog post, Geotab was selected by the City of Columbus to integrate its smart city insights datasets into their Smart Columbus Operating System (SCOS). As part of this integration, this past weekend I was privileged to participate in the Columbus Smart City Hackathon, and what a treat it was.

Privacy Mode: Geotab’s Telematics Privacy Feature

Despite the many benefits of vehicle tracking, some drivers are still wary of telematics. There are many ways employers can overcome these objections, from debunking common telematics myths, to explaining the importance for driver safety and other areas of business operations. A telematics privacy feature can be an additional incentive in companies whose employees use

3 Ways to Save Money with Fleet Safety Management

Nothing is more important than the safety of your fleet. But did you know that running a safe fleet can also save you money? Ensuring that your drivers follow company policies, obey the laws, and avoid idling can drive productivity and maximize profit. Here are at least three areas of fleet safety management that impact

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