Four Reasons To Upgrade Your Fleet Management Solution

Managing a fleet isn’t easy, whether you have a large-scale operation or are managing a small or mid-size fleet. It used to be that real-time location tracking was the gold standard. Now it’s the baseline. In order to stay competitive, businesses that have a fleet must now consider additional technology to assist in managing driver safety, fleet performance, operational and fuel efficiency and compliance to name a few.

According to a study by Aberdeen (“Safety, Operational Excellence and the Changing Expectations of Service Fleet”), the following are the top concerns and priorities for fleet managers:

·      Driver Safety – 21%

·      Fuel Efficiency – 19%

·      Compliance – 18%

·      Efficiency Data – 18%

·      Real-Time Activity Visibility – 18%

The good news is that there are fleet management solutions available to provide simple and cost-effective options to address all of the above. Fleet management technology continues to improve,

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SpaceX launches 14th batch of Starlink internet satellites in fast-growing fleet

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket fired 60 more Starlink internet relay satellites into orbit Sunday from the Kennedy Space Center with another set awaiting launch Wednesday from the nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

With Sunday’s flight, SpaceX has now launched 835 Starlinks in a rapidly-expanding global network that eventually will feature thousands of commercial broadband beacons delivering high-speed internet to any point on Earth. To reach that goal, the company plans to launch at least 120 new Starlinks every month.

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off from historic pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center early Sundayt carrying another 60 Starlink internet satellites to orbit.

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The latest Starlink mission, SpaceX’s 14th, got underway at 8:26 a.m. EDT when the Falcon 9’s nine first stage engines ignited with a burst of flame, pushing the slender rocket away from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center atop

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