Geotab and Phillips Connect address challenges in the transportation industry with the availability of an asset tracking tool
MyGeotab users now have access to asset tracking and management solutions with just a few clicks
TORONTO, October 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – World Leaders in IoT and Connected Transportation, Geotab and Phillips connection today announced that StealthNet™ and SolarNet™ asset tracking and management solutions are now available through the Geotab market Program Order now. Phillips Connect solutions are fully integrated with the MyGeotab platform, giving users faster access to analytics that help increase operational efficiency and reduce operating costs.
Phillips Connect is a trusted name in asset tracking and management, with tens of thousands of devices in service today. StealthNet™ and SolarNet™ are IP67 rated, making them ideal solutions for capturing actionable data from trailers, chassis, containers, equipment and light vehicles that operate in harsh conditions. They are also easy to install, require virtually no ongoing maintenance, and are expandable to interface with other sensors via wired and Bluetooth connectivity.
“We’ve made it easier for our clients by integrating our most popular asset management solutions so they’re accessible and interface seamlessly within MyGeotab,” says Phillips VP of Client Experience Connect, Jessica Smith. “Phillips Connect and Geotab share a passion and expertise for delivering insights that improve our customers’ businesses. We pride ourselves on providing them with an exceptional user experience.”
Geotab’s robust integration framework enables seamless user experiences across a wide range of technologies and third-party solutions available through the Marketplace. This allows MyGeotab users to easily collect and analyze data through a single platform, rather than having to access multiple platforms and manage data separately.
Economic and societal pressures make commercial transportation companies more vulnerable to the negative impact of issues that challenge the industry, such as theft and loss of trailers and cargo, and inefficient asset and time management. Phillips Connect’s technology available through the Geotab Marketplace Order Now program helps users source solutions quickly and easily, empowering them to make informed decisions that can help mitigate risk, improve productivity and create profitability.
The integrated solution gives users the ability to track assets diligently to manage theft or loss, automate yard audits, and help identify maintenance issues before costly repairs are needed.
Key benefits of the integrated solution include:
- Enables full knowledge of trailer status with in-depth data insights and real-time analysis
- Allows comprehensive monitoring of chassis sensors to receive status updates and notifications to help identify issues before they occur
- Helps users monitor the location and status of containers and cargo with real-time alerts
- Provides visibility into the location and status of small vehicles and heavy equipment with high performance tracking
“We see our customers’ needs changing as inflationary pressures, labor challenges and a tight supply chain test their businesses. It is our duty to continue to find ways to meet the changing needs of those we serve,” says Geotab Vice President, Enterprise Solutions, Scott Sutarik. “By providing our clients with seamless access to leading asset management solutions at the click of a button, we empower them to make smart, agile business decisions that drive tremendous value.”
Geotab and Phillips Connect began their partnership in 2019. Geotab launched the Order Now program in 2021, allowing users to access Marketplace solutions directly within the MyGeotab platform by simply using the “Add to Cart” button.
To learn more about Phillips Connect solutions and Geotab’s Order Now program, visit: https://marketplace.geotab.com/solutions/phillips-connect/.
About Phillips Connect
Phillips Connect takes telematics light years beyond basic GPS tracking by combining the industry’s most advanced connected asset solutions for trailers, chassis and containers with a variety of sensors including braking, tire pressure and light, among others. Its products are seamlessly integrated into the Connect1 user interface, giving fleet managers the information they need to transform assets faster and maximize driver productivity.
Phillips Connect has developed an IoT sensor connection technology that is widely used in the freight industry. Phillips Connect is truly transforming the industry and continues to do so by keeping drivers in the seat and their cargo safe. The products are designed to improve overall safety and security, reduce fleet maintenance costs and significantly improve fleet asset utilization. Phillips Connect is a stand-alone company within the Phillips Technologies group portfolio of companies. Visit www.phillips-connect.com for more information.
Geotab advances safety, connects commercial vehicles to the cloud, and provides data-driven analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, enables businesses large and small to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. As an IoT hub, the embedded device provides additional functionality through IOX add-ons. Processing billions of data points daily, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimize fleets through reduced fuel consumption, improve driver safety and to comply with regulatory changes. Geotab products are represented and sold worldwide through authorized Geotab resellers. To learn more, please visit www.geotab.com and follow us @GEOTAB and on LinkedIn.
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