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Remote Monitoring Best Practices: 5 Real World Scenarios

The following excerpt is from the “Remote Monitoring Best Practice Guide” published by Australia’s Pacific Data Systems. Download the full Guide here. The applications for off-the-shelf, ‘plug & play’ remote monitoring systems are broad, limited only by the range of

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Discover the RoI of the IoT at RFID Journal LIVE!

These are interesting and challenging times for those involved in supply chain logistics, fleet management, inventory/warehousing, manufacturing and more. New, cutting-edge applications that take advantage of Internet of Things (IoT), RFID tracking and sensor-based technologies are being used to improve

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Trusted Trailer Telematics: One Week, Three Customer Wins for ORBCOMM

It’s been a busy week for our Transportation Solutions team, with three key announcements representing the industry’s trust in ORBCOMM’s telematics solutions for both dry and refrigerated trailer fleets. Each announcement reflects not only the unique capabilities of ORBCOMM’s solar-powered, long service life

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Trailer Tracking + Dispatch: 7 Key Takeaways from TMW Transforum 2015

This month’s TMW Transforum 2015 User Conference was a busy affair. With over 1,700 attendees, a technology hub, a software demonstration center and an abundance of information sessions, there was much to do at this year`s show. In addition to

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Growth Estimated for M2M and IoT Sensors but What About Security?

Compass Intelligence has released its latest report on “Sensors in M2M & IoT: A Global Analysis for Growth Opportunities and Solutions” and here is a quick summary of what they say: Today the market is estimated at $5.2 billion and

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5 Ways To Improve Remote Mining Operations with Satellite Communication

Mining sites are often located in some of the most remote locations in the world. These outlying locations make communication difficult when attempting to successfully connect people, equipment and the enterprise system via cellular or radio technology. However, going without

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Remote Monitoring and Big Data at the Core of SCADA Centers

GE is taking their remote monitoring services to a whole new level. The machinery giant has opened three facilities around the world to provide 24 x 7 real-time monitoring and diagnostic services for its global base of 800 gas turbines

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Where are my workers … and my car keys? Weekly M2M/IoT Roundup

It’s hard work keeping up to speed on M2M/IoT trends, but we do our best to stay on top of (the Internet of) things. Here are a few stories that caught our attention this week: How M2M Can Enhance the Customer

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