connected technology

Business, Technology, Logistics

Connected Workflows Can Lead to a Higher Level of Operational Fitness

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Trucking and logistics firms can have connected workflows at the enterprise level by using modern TMS platforms with cloud-based infrastructure.

Matt Cartwright | CEO, Magnus Technologies
September 9, 2022
Government, Business, Technology, Safety

LYT Enhances Traffic Management for Emergency Vehicles

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Connected traffic technology company LYT announced its emergency vehicle pre-emption feature now is integrated with HAAS Alert’s safety cloud and is intended to better inform traffic signals and other motorists of approaching emergency vehicles.

April 20, 2022

Using Technology to Solve Trucking's Top Industry Issues

Program Aired: December 2, 2021. The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) recently released the results of its annual Trucking Top Industry Issues survey including driver shortages and retention, truck parking, detention time and many more. Register for this webinar and learn new ways your fleet can use technology to better address these pressing issues.

December 2, 2021

Digital tools and data - your last line of defense

Whip Around Webinar

Program Aired: November 18, 2021. Gone are the days where paper forms and manual processes could be relied on to stay compliant and keep your fleet on the road. ELD or tracking shouldn’t be all that’s leading your digital expansion, simple tools and data can be used to have a big impact on compliance scores and fleet performance. 

November 18, 2021
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 Aired: 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 Aired: 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