Urban streets vs Rural roads, which is a bigger threat?
Urban streets and rural roads are two different beasts, especially for the fleet driver. Even for everyday drivers like myself, I loathe routing through packed urban streets, where
Cellular Frequency Bands and their Impact on Telematics
On episode 2 of Well’s Words, Positioning Universal CEO Mark Wells briefly discussed cellular frequency bands that smart phones, as well as mobile IOT devices, use to transmit da
What is Telematics?
Telematics is the merging of the terms telecommunications and informatics. The “tele” comes from telecommunications and the “matics” is from informatics. Therefore, telemat
What is Edge Processing and its Role in Video Telematics?
When I first read the term “Edge Processing” I will admit that I did not even try to comprehend what it meant. It comes off as a highly technical term that is for the engineers
What is the CAN Bus?
Cars have drastically evolved since their creation. Instead of being internal combustion engines with four wheels and a seat, cars like the Tesla boast large computers on their das
Fleet Management: Keeping Drivers Safe and Operations Efficient
Fleet trucks traverse from the coastal interstates in Los Angeles, to the rural highways in Indiana, to the bustling freeways in New York all to fulfil our essential operations. Fl
The Advantages of a Dual-Facing Dashboard Truck Camera
In the fleet management sector, dash cameras have proven to be more beneficial than not. Critics of the dash camera fear and argue that it will only cause more damage to the compan
The Electric Vehicle Revolution and the Future of Fleet Vehicles
Electric vehicles have sparked a new era in the automotive manufacturing industry. Every car manufacturer seems to be joining the movement quickly before they are left behind. Comp
The Midwest Cold Storm and its Effects on the Fleet World
This past week the Midwest has been hit with a devastating cold storm. Many power plants have been shut down due to the icy conditions. The entire state of Texas now faces an elect
Distracted Driving: Impacts and Solutions for the Leading Threat in Road Accidents
In today’s age of mobile technology, distracted driving has surpassed drunk driving as the leading threat of accidents on the road. With the constant innovation of smartphones an