Technology and Telematics

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 […]

Parkeon’s Wayfarer Technology Wins Gold in Cape Town

Parkeon’s Wayfarer Technology Wins Gold in Cape Town

Golden Arrow Bus Services (GABS) – the principal bus operator in Western Cape, South Africa – has selected Parkeon technology to help make public transport ‘the heartbeat of economic and social development.’ GABS has chosen the company’s on-bus and back-office technology to help deliver its future ticketing strategy for Cape […]

Enterprise apps poised for lasting impact on transport and logistics

Enterprise apps poised for lasting impact on transport and logistics

While the current wave of app development is relatively new and the platforms still evolving, apps represent an increasingly important channel for companies to deliver content, information and services to users. This according to Cassie Lessing, Managing Director of the Strato IT Group, provider of business system solutions including StratoPod […]

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MiWay Business Insurance to launch vehicle tracking

MiWay Business Insurance is excited to announce its collaboration with Ctrack to supply fleet management solutions to their HCV (Heavy Commercial Vehicle) clients. With effect from August 2016, MiWay Business Insurance is adding value to its commercial vehicle insurance products by installing Ctrack devices to all insured heavy commercial vehicles. […]