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2021 Year in Review: Resilience and Dedication

It’s hard to imagine we’re less than two weeks away from 2022. With COVID-19 still looming alongside component supply issues and port backlogs, there’s been no shortage of difficulties over the past twelve months. However, we have seen tremendous change

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5 Ways Cameras and Telematics Together can Enrich Your Fleet: Guide

It’s safe to say that updates in technology are changing the face of fleets. Thanks to telematics, fleet management has evolved quickly and efficiently. Software integrations create a secure connection to pair up fleet management tools for routing or transport management. The same can be said of the advances in

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New in Satellite-Cellular Technology: The Programmable ST 9100 for Custom IoT Solutions

The latest in ORBCOMM’s line of next-generation IoT devices, the ST 9100 is the most advanced terminal yet, boasting multi-network connectivity and a flexible programming environment for custom IoT solutions. The ST 9100 is purpose-built for use by ORBCOMM’s vast

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Increasing Efficiencies and Ensuring Compliance: visit ORBCOMM at TCA Truckload 2020

The ORBCOMM team is looking forward to meeting industry professionals from across the country in Florida next week at the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) Truckload 2020 Orlando. Join us at Booth 31, where we’ll be talking about the next generation

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IoT Technology Helping Meet Increasing Demands on Food Transporters

E-commerce giants like Amazon and Walmart are continuing to change customer expectations when it comes to acceptable delivery timelines and transportation requirements. Customers are increasingly going online to buy cosmetics, housewares, health and personal items and— more recently, as research shows—groceries, further fueling the decline

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Controlled Atmosphere Containers Made Easier for Refrigerated Cargo Transport

Transporting perishable goods over long distances has always been challenging. It can be a race against time for produce to get to their destination intact as oxygen in the air will cause it to ripen quickly and eventually start to

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Goodbye AOBRD, Hello ELD: Expert Advice on the Transition

The days of the AOBRD grandfather clause are numbered. As most fleet owners are fully aware, the December 17 deadline is looming, and the FMCSA has made it clear there will be no soft enforcement after this date.   While many fleets have already made the

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The Intermodal Future is Bright with Telematics: ORBCOMM at IANA Intermodal Expo 2019

Thanks to innovative telematics, we at ORBCOMM give operators the opportunity to revitalize supply chains and deliver new and innovative ways to increase operational efficiency and meet the challenges of the industry head-on, all with one fully integrated solution. Our

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Making Life Easier for Drivers: Chief Express chooses ORBCOMM Solutions

“What really drew my eye to the ORBCOMM solution is that the system is geared toward driver convenience and simplicity,” – Victor van Kuilenburg, Director of Safety and Human Resources at Chief Express.   Read our latest case study, to find out how Chief Express uses ORBCOMM’s solutions and

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FMCSA Denies Exemption for Small Carriers

There is no further delay expected in the final phase-in for Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs), as the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has denied an exemption to small-business truckers.   The FMCSA has announced it has denied an application, filed

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