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Mixed Fleet Telematics – The Foundation of Heavy Equipment Fleet Performance

We’ve heard a lot of buzz about Industry 4.0, but what does it really mean to your business? According to the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Industry 4.0 “is a transformation that makes it possible to gather and analyze data across

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Satellite IoT for Fleet Management and Safety

In our latest case study, we look at how ORBCOMM worked with our partner Machinestalk to develop a custom fleet management solution for one of their customers. The customer had a set of stringent requirements for the solution. In addition

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AIS Data: Paving the Way for a Brighter Future

Automatic Identification System (AIS) is a maritime automatic tracking system that monitors a ship’s location information, identification and much more. Adam Barnes is ORBCOMM’s newest Maritime Business Executive and in this Q&A shares his thoughts on AIS Data and its uses in the

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M2M on the World Stage with ORBCOMM at CommunicAsia

The impact of the connected world continues to increase. According to Cisco’s Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast, there will be 28.5 billion networked devices by 2022. By 2022, half of global connected devices and connections will be M2M. This share

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IoT in Agriculture: How Harvest Monitoring is Maximizing Crop Value and Productivity

Our latest case study takes a closer look at how ORBCOMM IoT technology supports agriculture company Wiagro in increasing productivity for their customers, by ensuring stored crops remain at their best. “ORBCOMM’s technology, combined with the expertise of their field

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AIS Data Helping Improve Artisanal Fishing Safety in Local Communities

Fishing is probably the most dangerous occupation in the world, and the people affected by accidents at sea are often among the poorest in society. The UN Food and Agriculture Organization estimates that of the four million fishing vessels worldwide,

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Why AEMP 2.0 is Critical to Managing Your Mixed Fleet

Efficiently managing heavy equipment fleets in construction and mining environments is critical to ensuring profitability. Visibility of all machines and their condition across all locations is critical to increasing utilization, efficiency and preventing downtime.   Most OEMs provide a telematics

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Predictive Maintenance: The Untapped Advantages of Telematics for Construction

There has been a lot of talk about how analytics will deliver value to the world of construction equipment. We believe that 2019 is the year analytics will deliver on that promise, leveraging telematics data to deliver results. But beyond

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Industrial IoT: 6 Things to Look for in a Technology Partner

The world of the Internet of Things (IoT) knows no bounds. In fact, according to McKinsey, by 2025, IoT will have a potential total economic impact of as much as $11.1 trillion per year globally! We’ve seen consumer IoT technology get

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New Fleet Management Industry Reports Show ORBCOMM at the Forefront of Connected Transportation Growth

Earlier this year Berg Insight (a dedicated M2M/IoT market research firm based in Sweden, with a focus on fleet management and industrial M2M) published their report, Trailer and Cargo Container Tracking – 6th Edition. This report focuses on the market

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