connected technology

Business, Technology, Logistics

Loadsmart Adds Executives, Opens New Headquarters

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Loadsmart has announced changes to its executive leadership team as well as the opening of a new headquarters in Chicago.

October 12, 2021

Maximizing Fleet Utilization & Productivity with Telematics

CalAmp Webinar

Program Airs: August 26, 2021. What is your fleet’s most utilized asset? The least utilized? If you don’t know, you’re likely over or underinvesting in your fleet operations. In this webinar, experts from a leading connected intelligence company will explore how telematics can help you monitor and improve asset utilization and enable a more efficient, profitable business.  

August 26, 2021
Technology, Logistics

Reliable. Cost-Effective. Are You Destined for the Cloud?

Trimble Webinar

Program Airred: June 10, 2021. Cost-Savings. Security. Uptime. Explore the basics and learn just what a move to the cloud for services, hosting, computing and executing applications can do for your business success quickly and painlessly.  Experts share why a switch to the cloud is a “must” for companies in the transportation and logistics space. 

June 10, 2021
Technology, Logistics

Low power, high visibility: Seamless outdoor and indoor asset tracking

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Real-time visibility of assets can save you money. And new solutions have removed the cost and technical barriers that once prevented companies from getting this visibility. Actility and HERE Technologies demonstrate how to achieve more transparency, efficiency and savings with low-power asset tracking.

May 27, 2021
Government, Technology, Autonomous

Connecticut Plan Outlines Strategies for Connected, Automated Vehicles

Volvo connected truck A Volvo Connected Truck at a trade show in 2017. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Autonomous delivery services — and the challenges they present — are included as a consideration in the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s recently released strategic plan for connected and automated vehicles.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
April 1, 2021
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Logistics, Autonomous

Maryland Framework Offers Connected, Automated Vehicle Guide

Fort McHenry toll plaza in Maryland Traffic at the Fort McHenry toll plaza on Interstate 95 in Maryland. (Maryland Transportation Authority)

With an eye toward the future of transportation technology, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan released the state’s Connected and Automated Vehicle Strategic Framework.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
December 22, 2020
Business, Technology

International to Make Connected-Vehicle Package Standard for On-Highway Trucks

Navistar International truck by Navistar Navistar's next-generation heavy-duty HX International Truck. Intelligent Fleet Care, a suite of connected-vehicle solutions, will be standard for International's new on-highway vehicles ordered starting Dec. 15. (Navistar)

International Truck announced it launched Intelligent Fleet Care, a suite of connected-vehicle solutions that will be standard for its new on-highway vehicles ordered starting Dec. 15.

November 30, 2020
Business, Technology

E-Smart Targets Better Tractor-Trailer Connectivity

E-Smart CEO Mathieu Boivin E-Smart CEO Mathieu Boivin at an industry show in early 2020. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

Trucking technology supplier E-Smart, which offers capabilities such as adaptive speed control and load-based power management, also is pursuing opportunities to connect truck and trailer data.

Gregory Van Tighem | Special to Transport Topics
November 30, 2020
Technology, Equipment, Safety

Safety and Litigation through the Camera Lens

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If pictures are worth a thousand words, then videos are worth millions. From litigation to training to prevention, Video Intelligence, as part of a full safety system, can impact your fleet, your drivers and the driving public for the better. Join industry experts as they delve into the positive effects video can have on your fleet.

September 17, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Werner Advances Technology Initiative With IoT Partnership

Werner Enterprises truck Werner intends to use the tools from Platform Science to deploy new applications and services across its fleet of 8,000 trucks. (Werner Enterprises Inc.)

Werner Enterprises has teamed with fleet management service Platform Science to advance its technology initiative, the companies announced Sept. 16.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
September 16, 2020