CoPilot Truck joins the Geotab Marketplace
Published on July 24, 2017
Brings Advanced Routing & Truck Navigation to Maximize Fleet Productivity
Toronto, ON - July 24, 2017 - Geotab, today announced the availability of ALK’s CoPilot Truck navigation on the Geotab Marketplace. This integrated solution, available through qualified Geotab solutions partners, provides safe, reliable navigation, allowing drivers and fleet managers to streamline operations and maximize productivity.
Providing mutual customers with a complete view of driver behavior, trip history, customer locations, idling times, and more, this partnership enables fleets to discover and plan for the most efficient route to get to their destination. With reliable commercial routing, comprehensive restrictions and an easy-to-use driver interface, drivers gain the visibility they need to be effective and safe while on the roads.
“ALK is pleased to provide Geotab Marketplace customers with enhanced truck navigation solutions that ultimately help provide fleet-wide safety, efficiency and compliance” said vice president, Dan Titus. “By offering reliable truck navigation, built on the same routing algorithm as industry standard PC*MILER, Geotab customers can experience lower fuel costs and higher productivity, resulting in an improved bottom line. ”
CoPilot Truck is the only navigation whose truck routing is powered by PC*MILER. Map data is stored on the device, eliminating the need for customers to rely on mobile data downloads for navigation and routing. With it’s driver-friendly interface, non-distracting guidance views, truck-specific POIs, and more, fleet’s are equipped with the essentials to improve customer service, safety and driver retention.
The Geotab Marketplace - a go-to source for organizations requiring GPS fleet management and vehicle tracking solutions - provides an extensive ecosystem of valuable business focused applications and Add-Ons, helping customers add value to their Geotab fleet management solution. Launched in 2015 as a complement to the MyGeotab platform, the Marketplace is currently used by more than 14,000 Geotab customers.
About ALK Technologies
ALK Technologies is a transportation technology company dedicated to defining the optimal route to success through innovative routing, mileage, mapping and mobile navigation solutions. From trusted industry standard data to seamless integration, ALK solutions are developed for a broad range of industries, workforces, and everyday drivers on the road. For over 35 years, its suite of powerful solutions, including PC*MILER, CoPilot, and ALK Maps, have set the foundation for safe and efficient journeys worldwide – one mile, one driver, one vehicle at a time. ALK is a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and part of its international Transportation and Logistics Division, visit: www.alk.com.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. As an IoT hub, the in-vehicle device provides additional functionality through IOX Add-Ons. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes. Geotab’s products are represented and sold worldwide through Authorized Geotab Resellers. To learn more, please visit follow us @GEOTAB and on LinkedIn.