Geotab GO7 M2M Evolution IoT Excellence Award

Published on January 13, 2015

GO7 honored for excellence in innovation

Toronto, Ontario – January 13, 2015 Geotab announced today that GO7 has received a 2014 M2M Evolution IoT Excellence Award presented by TMC and Crossfire Media. The 2014 M2M Evolution IoT Excellence Award honors innovative products that support the availability of information being deduced, inferred and directly gathered from sensors, systems and anything else that is supporting better business and personal decisions. “We are thrilled and honored to have been presented with this prestigious award recognizing our leading role within the M2M space,” said Neil Cawse, CEO, Geotab. “For our success to be recognized in this way is incredibly rewarding, and speaks to the impact that Geotab’s innovative products have on our customers and partners globally.” The GO7 is an innovative plug-and-play device with internal antennas – eliminating installation and out-of service vehicle time—significantly lowering installation costs and immediately improving fleets’ productivity. Combined with Geotab’s fleet management software, MyGeotab, the GO7 is the world’s most sophisticated telematics solution.

Top Features of the GO7 include:

  • Easy plug-and-play installation
  • External device expandability via IOX™ Technology
  • Intelligent in-vehicle driver coaching
  • Small form factor device with internal antennas
  • North American and European cellular network certified
  • Breakthrough accident detection, notification and forensic data storage
  • Accurate engine diagnostics, DTC, and proprietary engine data
  • Real-time vehicle data with high value data sampling and recording at low MB overhead
  • Fast GPS acquisition time using Almanac OTA support
  • Built-in auto-calibrating accelerometer
  • Data collected is available in a secure, web-based interface and data mining toolkit

“It is my pleasure to recognize GO7 with a M2M Evolution IoT Excellence Award for its excellence in innovation,” said Carl Ford, CEO & Community Developer, Crossfire Media. “As a leader in this rapidly evolving industry, I look forward to seeing Geotab’s future successes.

The winners of the 2014 M2M Evolution IoT Excellence Award will be highlighted in the first quarter edition of M2M Evolution Magazine and on For more information, please visit

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About Geotab

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 visitwww.geotab.comand follow us @GEOTAB and onLinkedIn.