TAG: telematics

u-blox offers automotive dead reckoning firmware

May 15, 2017By

Positioning chip company u-blox is making available its latest automotive dead reckoning (ADR) firmware for navigation, Telematics, eCall and V2X applications for both OEM and after-market applications. Firmware ADR4.10 offers real-time, low latency positioning at up to 30 Hz using a combination of multi-GNSS, inertial sensor and vehicle speed data. The release also offers simplified installation, improved accuracy in dense... read more

Sierra Wireless acquires GlobalTop’s GNSS embedded module business

April 3, 2017By

Sierra Wireless, a provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things, has completed the acquisition of GlobalTop Technology’s GNSS embedded module business for $3.2 million. GlobalTop’s GNSS embedded module portfolio will become part of the Sierra Wireless OEM Solutions product line, and the GNSS staff from GlobalTop will join Sierra Wireless. GlobalTop’s GNSS products generated $5 million in... read more

2016 fleet management technology report now available

December 14, 2016By

A new report that explores technologies for U.S. commercial fleets is now available. The 2016 Fleet Management Technology Report, sponsored by GPS Insight, includes results of a survey conducted by Bobit Business Media, publisher of Automotive Fleet Magazine, Fleet Financials Magazine, Business Fleet Magazine, and Work Truck Magazine. GPS Insights asked a series of questions pertaining to fleet management and telematics... read more

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Aeris, Isotrak Collaborate on Improved Connectivity, Data for Fleets

October 7, 2015By

Aeris is partnering with Isotrak Ltd. to provide improved cellular connectivity and data analytics for Isotrak’s global customers. By leveraging Aeris’ machine-optimized and patented AerCore IoT and M2M network, AerPort connectivity platform and AerVoyance IoT and M2M analytics platform, Isotrak has added advanced capabilities to its 3iS FleetVision solution, part of its real-time ATMSi (Active Transport Management System) fleet management... read more

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Antenova Shows GNSS Antenna Integration for Telematics at CTIA

September 8, 2015By

Antenova Ltd., manufacturer of antennas and RF antenna modules for M2M and the Internet of Things, has built a model design for on-board devices (OBD) and vehicle telematics, which the company will be showing at CTIA Supermobility 2015. The OBD design uses three new antennas inside an OBD housing to link to GNSS satellite, Bluetooth and a terrestrial network, while... read more

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Telematics Berlin

May 11, 2015By

Representatives from Ford, Teradata and TomTom will speak at Telematics Berlin. The conference and exhibition, formerly known as Content and Apps for Automotive Europe, will be held May 11-12 at the Kempinski Hotel. Telematics Berlin brings together main players in the connected car space to deliver insights on changes brought about by automotive data. Speakers from Ford, one of the largest and most innovative automakers, will... read more

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Ford, Telogis Expand Partnership to Commercial UK Customers

April 16, 2015By

Ford Motor Company and Telogis have expanded their exclusive partnership to bring Ford Telematics powered by Telogis to Ford’s commercial customers in the United Kingdom first, with other European markets to follow later this summer. Ford Telematics uses real-time information from Ford vehicles to enable businesses with workers in the field to have insight into vehicle location, driver behavior and fuel consumption. The... read more

Traqueur Unveils Autonomous Mobile Beacon Nano

April 15, 2015By

Traqueur, a French-based company in the field of advanced telematics, has introduced Nano, an autonomous mobile beacon for the protection of property and objects designed to optimize the potential of the Sigfox network. Nano uses radio and GPS to track indoor and outdoor location, has a battery life of three to five years and is named Nano for its compactness. In June 2014, Traqueur formed a strategic technical partnership... read more

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