The Incredible Disappearing Car: Combating GPS Jammers with Geotab’s Device

They will always be people trying to defeat GPS tracking devices with GPS jammers. Fortunately, Geotab’s device can pick up the GPS signal disruption.

Understanding Your Vehicle Odometer

Your Geotab GO device understands a lot about your vehicle’s health and the behavior and habits of everyone that drives it. When connected to your OBD-II port, the GO device collects all sorts of engine diagnostics and then combines that…

#GeotabAfrica – Logging ACCURATELY curve based algorithms

Logging accurately The main concept behind GO device logging is to produce an accurate representation of the original data by logging the essential points on a graph and discarding redundant points. We sometimes refer to this as curve-based logging. This…

#GeotabAfrica – Cummins Connected Diagnostics™ is now available with Geotab(R) fleet management solution

Cummins Connected Diagnostics™ is now available with Geotab(R) fleet management solution February 09, 2016 – Geotab, an industry-leading telematics engineering company, and Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI), a leading independent manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engines, controls and emission solutions,…

#GeotabAfrica: Product Announcement: New IOX Beta Versions Being Tested

IOX-ANALOG The IOX-ANALOG was developed to provide flexibility in supporting different types of sensors in a vehicle. It is similar to IOX-AUX in that it transmits changes in voltage, but different in that it sends the actual voltage values rather…

#GeotabAfrica – Fleet Management System – How Metered Taxi Operators Benefit

GEOTAB has a comprehensive value added service for Metered Taxi Operators, aimed at increasing productivity, profitability and safety of operations, the graphic below shows some of the key features.

#GeotabAfrica – Fleet Management System – GoTalk for Increased Safety and Management of Fleets

Continuing with our focus on safety, GEOTAB is now providing customers with additional driver feedback choices! GEOTAB is pleased to announce the availability of its latest Input Output Expander: IOX-GOTALK. Using text-to-speech, the IOX-GOTALK provides real-time feedback to drivers based…

#GeotabAfrica – GPS Speed vs. Vehicle Speedometer, which is more accurate?

How accurate is GPS speed? What about my vehicle’s speedometer? Surely, a speedometer is more accurate than a GPS, isn’t it? GPS Speed vs. Vehicle Speedometer With a clear view of the sky, GPS speed has shown to be more…

#GeotabAfrica Machine Monitoring Empowering Yellow Machines

Yellow Machine Monitoring - Beyond Location and Information, to Actionable Intelligence. Dump Trucks, Excavators, Drilling Machines...your machines to ensure you reach your production levels, and ultimately your targeted profitability...whilst doing this safely...you need a GEOTAB to monitor and manage the…

Geotab launches GO TALK Driver Coaching Solution

Geotab Launches A World Leading Driver Safety Telematics Solution That Speaks To The Driver Inside The Vehicle. Geotab launches GO TALK driver coaching solution for improving behind-the-wheel decision making. Geotab, a leading provider of M2M/IoT fleet telematics technology, has today…

#GeotabAfrica: Self Driving Car Technology and the Convergence of Telematics Data Impacts Safety

It was recently reported that the “total accident rate for commercial fleets averages 20 percent ”, and GEOTAB Africa believes that the accident rate in Africa is even higher than this statistic. These are high numbers that has massive socio-economic implications…

#GeotabAfrica A World Without Human Drivers: Submitting Vehicle Control to the Power of Telematics

Think for a moment about the amount of time you spend driving each week. Now think about all of the things you would rather be doing during those hours stuck in mind-numbing, bumper to bumper traffic. A possible solution to…

#GeotabAfrica Detecting Dangerous Driving Patterns

According to the International Transport Forum, in 2014 there were over one million traffic related fatalities. “Inappropriate behaviour of road users, such as excessive and inappropriate speed, remain important contributory factors in fatal crashes and for injuries.” Reducing dangerous driving…

GEOTAB Device Testing: What It Means for You and Your Business

Testing is a critical but often overlooked component of any product lifecycle. Its benefits are rarely apparent right up until a major issue occurs. Geotab recognises the importance of testing and strives to continuously test devices before, during, and even…

UPS Says “It’s hard to find a better example of how closely our financial performance is tied to our environmental impact than the optimisation of our fleet”

In the UPS released Sustainability report on page 56/57 UPS deals with the impact of Telematics and Fleet Optimisation initiatives on their bottom line, the below is an extract of that report. (UPS is a GEOTAB Customer) - Full Report…

Diagnostics with Geotab: From Port to Report

A great deal of data is constantly being reported by your vehicle, and Geotab puts special work in bringing this data to you. In this blog post we will cover a part of how the information in your vehicle is…

#GeotabAfrica for Developers of Apps and Integrations

Geotab Announces New DEV Channel for Developers Looking to Join the Telematics Ecosystem Developers of M2M and IoT Applications for Business use of Telematics Now Have an Online Forum with Video Tutorial Content Toronto, Ontario – July 15, 2015 –…

GEOTAB Marketplace Now Launched!

Geotab Launches Business Focused Marketplace of Platform Applications and Add-Ons for Commercial Telematics Customers Across the Globe Draw Significant Benefits from Fleet Customization for MyGeotab Platform Toronto, Ontario – Jul 15 2015 – Geotab a leading global provider of premium…

GEOTAB Silver Winner 2015 Hot Companies and Best Products

Geotab Honoured as a Silver Winner in the 10th Annual 2015 Hot Companies and Best Products Award in the Transportation Category The Information Technology Industry’s Coveted Hot Companies and Best Products Award Winners and Finalists from all over the world…