Fleet Management

Tracking of goods for the tranquility of the consumer

07 Aug 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Electronic commerce plays an increasingly important role in the business of companies. In fact, the number of people who buy online at least once a week has increased more than 10% in the last two years, and the number that does at least once a month is close to 60%. Companies that sell remotely must pay attention not only to the quality of their establishments (physical or digital) but also to other areas of business such as transportation or customer service.

When a purchase is made online, three objectives are usually pursued: efficiency, security and speed. The extent to which...Read more

The Future of Connected Vehicles and the IoT

27 Dec 2017 Published by Edward Kulperger

Connected vehicles are increasingly becoming a reality, and in fact, you may have even had the chance to drive one. A study carried out by PwC entitled The Bright Future of Connected Cars suggests that worldwide sales of connected vehicles will almost quadruple between 2015 and 2020, generating more than 110 billion euros (149 billion dollars) in revenue in the passenger segment alone.Read more

IoTSWC. Barcelona, the world capital of IoT solutions

28 Oct 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

During the last three days the Spanish seaside city has held the IoT Solutions World Congress 2016, an event that gathers the key players of the IoT industry - including, of course, Telefónica.Read more

The 5 need-to-read blog posts about connected vehicles and fleet management

17 Aug 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Moving goods and people has been a necessity that is as old as civilization itself. The moment people started to settle and organize socially, moving goods and people swiftly to the farthest places imaginable turned into a prime necessity for society.

The twentieth century meant the explosion of engine powered vehicles. Thus the car, the airplane, lorries, cargo ships, trains and other means of transportation went from technological breakthroughs to mainstream vehicles in only a few years. The end of the twentieth century brought the Internet and the revolution of a connected world....Read more

IoT Solutions for the Rent a Car Market

12 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

IoT technology is Car Rental Companies' best ally to offer the top class service to their customersRead more

Fleet Management. The veteran of IoT solutions

04 Jul 2016 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Fleet Management is one of the few long established IoT solutions. Computerized asset management goes as far back as the early years of non-military computing in the 1950s. The emergence of the Internet added primitive online telematics some 25 years ago. Read more

Star Wars predicted m2m

26 Nov 2015 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The universe of Star Wars was ahead of its time not only as feature films, but also depicting a number of new technologies that sounded like science fiction but which have come true in the world of m2m and the IoT.Read more

How telematics impact on the rent-a-car industry

23 Jun 2015 Published by Jose Manuel Caramés Pons

The rent-a-car industry is one of the most intensive in number of vehicles – only in US there are more than 2 million vehicles dedicated to rental. Telematics impacts very positively in the rent-a-car industry.Read more

EU vs LATIN AMERICA: Reasons behind m2m adoption rates and key developing verticals

10 Jun 2015 Published by Rosalía Simón

Rosalía Simón analyses the business gap Latin America has regarding other markets in m2m and identifies the verticals that will experiment growth in Europe and Latin América.Read more

Law and the Legal Internet of Things

15 Apr 2015 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Emerging technologies like m2m and the IoT are usually constrained by existing legislations and regulations that somewhat delay or limit the full potential of disruptive technology. Read more