Technology and Telematics

PFG Building Glass to implement StratoPOD to streamline business document processes

PFG Building Glass to implement StratoPOD to streamline business document processes

PFG Building Glass is set to implement the innovative StratoPOD solution – the mobile business application for delivery documentation developed by the Strato IT Group. Upon completion the project will facilitate the automation of logistic processes and the digitisation of delivery and other transport related documentation. “The situation that led […]

The hidden advantages of fleet outsourcing

The hidden advantages of fleet outsourcing

Imagine a service or a solution that would assist any company with a fleet of vehicles to lower fleet costs, ensure predictable expenses and overall better fleet management. You would expect business owners who may not possess fleet management expertise to sign up. Such a solution does exist, says Dr […]

Loubser Bulk Services saves significantly on fuel in first month of using Ctrack Fleet Monitoring Services

Loubser Bulk Services saves significantly on fuel in first month of using Ctrack Fleet Monitoring Services

Savings of 4% over fleet of 108 vehicles solely through monitoring vehicle speed Loubser Bulk Services, a leading bulk freight transporter in the SADC area, today announced they have experienced a 4% saving on fuel costs within the first month of subscribing to the Fleet Monitoring Services of Ctrack, an […]

Asset worth R1,3 million recovered, employees’ lives saved thanks to Ctrack

Asset worth R1,3 million recovered, employees’ lives saved thanks to Ctrack

A real-time GPS vehicle tracking solution can prove invaluable when protecting company assets. Not only does it provide up-to-the-minute data on assets’ whereabouts, but also sends out alerts in real-time when it detects unauthorised movement. Leading German construction company Heinrich Walter Bau (HWB) recently experienced the value of having vehicle […]

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Advanced tracking technology key to fleet asset management and operational control

Advanced vehicle tracking gives fleet owners access to a great deal more than support in vehicle recovery in the case of theft – it also enables better risk management, lower operational costs and improved HR management. Running a heavy commercial fleet is a costly business, associated with many risks. Not […]

Your dashcam footage can help truck operators reduce crashes!

Your dashcam footage can help truck operators reduce crashes!

All the larger fleet operators have by now invested in vehicle telematics and technology that helps them them to reduce costs. Vehicle telematics can tell the fleet managers whether there are excessive speeding, harsh braking and cornering  and various driving behaviors that could lead to increased wear and tear and […]

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Continental Announces Commercial Tyre Information and Management System “ContiConnect”

Continental, the worldwide premium tire manufacturer and technology company, announced today at the 66th International Motor Show (IAA) Commercial Vehicles in Hanover the launch of a tire information and management system for commercial fleets. The new offer, called “ContiConnect” monitors, analyzes and reports tire pressure and temperature for the entire […]

Paper burden leads Cloete Sand and Stone into digital era

Paper burden leads Cloete Sand and Stone into digital era

Building supplier, Cloete Sand and Stone, has used a paper-based administration system for over 34 years. It recently opted to digitise its system and has appointed Strato IT Group, which will implement StratoPOD, a mobile business application that offers customised, digital proof of delivery. The full fleet is expected to […]

Barloworld transport to embrace trucking disruptors

Barloworld transport to embrace trucking disruptors

The trucking industry is braced for beneficial disruptive technology that holds promise for entirely new business models in freight movement. Several technologies are positioned to disrupt traditional operational processes in order to improve service, costs, and market share by using data science to move from management-by-experience to optimised management by […]