Smart Roads - wireless sensor networks for smart infrastructures: a billion dollar business opportunity

09 Jan 2013

Worldwide governments spend huge amounts of money on transport infrastructure. And to make headway in building and maintaining such costly investments, they will have to keep on spending. Wireless Sensor Networks are a cost-effective and scalable option for reducing infrastructure maintenance costs and increasing safety on the road.Read more

Fleet management: take control and do it better

23 Oct 2012 Published by Francisco José Jiménez Bonilla

Fleet Control Systems have been available in the market for several years. These systems are not other than GPS devices installed in vehicles sending their position alongside with many other useful business data through the cell network. These solutions help companies of any size to manage in an optimized and safe way their transport fleets. However, these systems do not have a strong level of market penetration. The question is why?Read more

Transport solutions: proven efficiency in cost cutting and driver safety

07 Jun 2012 Published by Francisco José Jiménez Bonilla

Machine-to-machine transport solutions are on the rise. Companies that rely on transportation or whose entire business activity implies a fleet of vehicles (such as leasing companies)  are realizing that flexible, easy to implement solutions are key to streamline their value chain, and are looking forward to apply them to their business models.Read more