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Geotab wins silver at 2016 IT World Awards

Published on July 14, 2016 in Fleet Management by Maria Sotra |  2 minute read

Geotab Wins Silver in the 11th Annual 2016 IT World Award® in IT Products and Services for Transportation for GO TALK and Active Tracking.

Geotab Wins Silver in the 11th Annual 2016 IT World Award® in IT Products and Services for Transportation


The information technology industry’s coveted hot companies and best products award winners were honored at the 2016 SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco on Monday, June 27, 2016.


Geotab announced today that Network Products Guide, industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Geotab a Silver winner in the 11th Annual 2016 IT World Awards® in the IT Products and Services for Transportation. These industry and peer recognitions from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners from all over the world were honored in San Francisco on Monday, June 27, 2016 during the 2016 SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco.

GO TALK and Active Tracking Honored at IT World Awards

Geotab’s open platform fleet management solutions help businesses better manage their drivers and vehicles with rich data and accurate business intelligence.


The Geotab GO7 telematics device and GO TALK in-vehicle driver coaching solution are powerful tools for improving driver behavior. With GO TALK verbal feedback, fleets can deliver instant spoken instructions to drivers for selt belt use, speeding, idling, and more.


Using patented algorithms, Geotab’s Active Tracking feature shows fluid, live vehicle movements on an animated map, a step forward from the jagged jumps seen with other telematics solutions. A wide range of industries, from trucking to oil, gas, and mining, rely on 

Geotab’s advanced GPS technology, ultra-accurate telematics data, and intuitive MyGeotab fleet management software to maximize safety, productivity, efficiency, compliance, and increase customer satisfaction overall.


An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.


“Geotab is honored to be named the Silver winner in the IT World Awards,” said Geotab CEO Neil Cawse. “Telematics technology is playing an increasingly important role in the trucking and transportation industry. Armed with the Geotab GO7 fleet tracking device, GO TALK, and Active Tracking, businesses large and small can access the data and insights they need to increase driver safety, productivity, efficiency, and compliance.”

About NPG’s IT World Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as CEO World Awards, Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards, Pillar World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. To learn more, visit

About Geotab

Geotab is a global leader in telematics, providing open platform fleet management solutions to businesses of all sizes. Geotab's intuitive, full-featured solutions help businesses better manage their drivers and vehicles by extracting accurate and actionable intelligence from real-time and historical trips data. With more than 900 million data points collected by Geotab devices and delivered to the platform per day, Geotab helps companies access actionable business intelligence and benchmarking data accessible to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve stronger compliance to regulatory changes. The company's products are represented and sold worldwide through its Authorized Geotab Resellers. To learn more, please visit

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