Geotab announces launch of integrated General Motors telematics solution at Geotab Connect 2020
Published on January 15, 2020
Geotab Integrated Solution for GM offers complete visibility from within one platform to help meet all fleet connectivity needs
Geotab Connect 2020 - San Diego, California - January 15, 2020 - Geotab, a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, today announced the availability of the Geotab Integrated Solution for General Motors (GM). The solution, which launched at Geotab’s largest Connect conference to date, allows fleet managers to access their compatible Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicle data within the MyGeotab platform via a factory-fit, GM-engineered embedded OnStar module, providing fleet managers with access to one dedicated portal of powerful tools to meet all connectivity needs for today’s fleets.
With no installation or additional hardware required, the latest solution from Geotab and GM simplifies the task of mixed-fleet management by providing businesses with the ability to oversee their entire fleet from within one platform. With this solution, fleet managers will gain access to rich, proprietary GM-specific data for connected Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models 2015 or newer, equipped with the compatible OnStar module in the United States to help optimize fleet productivity, compliance and safety.
“GM Fleet and Geotab have many of the same customers and we want to provide them with the tools they need to run their business effectively and efficiently,” said Ed Peper, U.S. vice president of GM Fleet.“The Geotab Integrated Solution for GM will enable fleet managers to have increased visibility into vehicle productivity, location data and more."
Vehicles able to access the Geotab Integrated Solution for GM will have the added benefit of access to the Geotab Marketplace—an exclusive online portfolio of mobile apps, hardware add-ons and software add-Ins that enable Geotab customers to further customize their fleet management solution. The solution is currently only available in the U.S. with plans to expand to include vehicles in Canada in the coming months.
"GM is committed to leading the transformation of the automotive industry, and we’re proud to partner with them,” said Geotab Vice President of Strategic Partners Sherry Calkins. “With the Geotab Integrated Solution for GM, compatible fleets will be equipped with advanced telematics tools that provide a deep dive into vehicle information such as fuel usage, vehicle health and driver behavior.”
Learn more about the Geotab Integrated Solution for GM here.
About General Motors
General Motors is a global company committed to delivering safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around. General Motors, its subsidiaries and its joint venture entities sell vehicles under the Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Holden, Baojun, and Wuling and brands. More information on the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStar, a global leader in vehicle safety and security services, and Maven, its personal mobility brand, can be found at http://www.gm.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.