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Connected Containers the Talk at Intermodal Europe 2015

Intermodal Europe 2015 in Hamburg, Germany was without a doubt a great success for all involved. The three day show that attracted shippers, shipping lines, container professionals and those involved in the intermodal supply chain from all over the world

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Today’s SCADA: More Data, More Opportunities

Wireless communication has enhanced the possibilities in SCADA monitoring. Operations managers are no longer restricted to relying on auto dialers connected to phone lines for communicating SCADA events. They now have more physical reach by being able to monitor, control

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O rastreamento com modo dual auxilia a missão comercial em 35 países

Com suas idéias, seu estilo único e uma van amarela brilhante, toda equipada com uma solução de rastreamento híbrido, o empresário brasileiro Klaus Nixdorf percorreu 35 países nas Américas para estimular o diálogo sobre comércio e oportunidades em seu próprio

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Railcar Tracking Helps Companies Cope with Industry Challenges

Described as a “symbol of U.S. economic might”, the rail industry in the U.S. is at a crossroad. According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, the number of boxcars in service in North America has fallen by

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Driving M2M and IoT Efficiencies with Smarter Hardware

At this week’s CTIA Super Mobility Week 2015, ORBCOMM’s Craig Malone, EVP of Product Development, had the opportunity to share how he sees hardware is driving advanced efficiencies in the world of M2M and IoT. As frequently reported, the number

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Wireless Failover Provides Vital Business Continuity for Retailers

How many times have you walked out of a coffee shop empty-handed when they could not process your gift card? How often do you choose a checkout line which only accepts cash? How frustrated do you get when your credit

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How Rail Operators are Staying on Track with M2M

From railway lines to railcars and containers, M2M technology is helping companies stay on the track for safer and more efficient operations. Here are four rail organizations that are leveraging M2M to comply with regulations, optimize processes and grow their business.

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Dam Monitoring with Satellite M2M Plugs Communications Gap at Remote Sites

In 2011, record-breaking winter snowfall and spring rains created a treacherous combination that saw the greatest volume of runoff in the Missouri River since record keeping started 1898. The unexpectedly high volumes of water along with dwindling storage capacity in

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Fog, Edge and the Internet of Things

Wireless broadband communications has been an integral part in the realization and proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT). Where terrestrial communications like fiber is not available, wireless communications like cellular and satellite have quickly stepped in to provide the

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Adaptación de comunicaciones satelitales para aplicaciones SCADA basada en eventos

A medida que se ha incrementado la popularidad de los dispositivos satelitales M2M para el seguimiento, monitoreo y control remotos, los integradores de sistemas SCADA están cada vez más tratando de encontrar nuevas aplicaciones para estas alternativas de bajo costo

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