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    SmartDrive, Geotab create data hub

    October 31, 2018 10:37AM by

    SmartDrive and Geotab are collaborating in a system that will now combine video-based safety and transportation data and telematics – all through a single on-board data collection hub. Described as “one box that powers it all”, the system offers third-party

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    Geotab’s app locks your smartphone — for a reason

    September 24, 2018 10:17AM by

    Geotab is fighting distracted driving with a new SafeRide app in the Geotab Marketplace, locking out phones and their screens when someone is driving. Incoming alerts are muted as well. The option was revealed along with Geotab’s Both Sides of

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    Geotab, Garmin offer ELD bundle

    March 28, 2018 10:00AM by Truck News

    Geotab and Garmin have joined together to offer the Geotab Garmin ELD Bundle to track, manage, and share Records of Duty Status. Building on Geotab’s Cloud ELD offering, the bundle includes a Garmin Fleet 790 Android tablet with wi-fi, an

  • Alaska’s Dalton Highway quietest and most scenic in U.S.

    March 12, 2018 11:35AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Looking for the road less traveled? If busy, congested highways are a thorn in your side, Geotab has the tool for you. Using data from the U.S. Highway Performance Monitoring System and the Annual Average Daily Traffic

  • Mack upgrading its legacy models with modern connectivity

    March 15, 2017 8:31AM by Derek Clouthier

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Mack is helping its older model vehicles not equipped with GuardDog Connect telematics hardware get connected. Making the announcement at the Work Truck Show March 15, Mack, along with its partner Geotab, will maximize customer uptime with

  • Mack, Volvo bringing remote diagnostics to older trucks

    October 5, 2016 9:15AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Mack and Volvo announced at the American Trucking Associations’ Management Conference & Exhibition, deals with telematics provider Geotab that will bring remote diagnostics to older vehicles. “We are pleased to sign this agreement with Geotab because

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    Geotab announces new series of Iox add-ons

    March 24, 2016 11:07AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Geotab has introduced the Iox-Alert, Iox-Comspread and Iox-Output, a new series of Iox add-ons in an effort to further expand fleet management capabilities by allowing users to easily build new applications and integrate other business systems. The

  • Geotab tool aims to streamline drivers into newly passed ELD regulations

    February 18, 2016 3:13PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Geotab has added an hours of service (HOS) tool to its comprehensive ProPlus monthly plan, which the company says will help fleets meet the new electronic logging device (ELD) mandate recently passed in the US. Previously charging