New Technologies Enhance the Business Benefits of Asset Tracking
May11

New Technologies Enhance the Business Benefits of Asset Tracking

Asset tracking has been a main-stay of field technologies for some time.  However, many organizations may not realize the new features and capabilities that the latest solutions can offer that go far beyond the traditional and familiar “dots on a map” that were offered by previous solutions.  While some of these older solutions could be viewed as ‘one trick ponies’, newer solutions now have the potential to make them obsolete. Today,...

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NUMEREXTRA Issue 2
Feb02

NUMEREXTRA Issue 2

NUMEREXTRA is a publication covering Numerex news and IoT industry insights. In the second issue  you’ll find the following features. Download the newsletter for full articles and features. NUMEREXTRA ISSUE 2 FEATURES Remote Tank Monitoring Consolidates Deliveries by 48% to Boost Efficiency Fuel delivery has always had some built-in inefficiencies. And like most fuel and lubricant distributors, Retif Oil & Fuel followed a...

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Not All Electronic Monitoring Is Created Equal
Dec14

Not All Electronic Monitoring Is Created Equal

Most electronic monitoring systems fall victim to a set of common weaknesses that result in a high volume of false alerts. The most common of these weaknesses are lack of indoor location, two-piece GPS hardware, and inferior strap technology. Taken individually or in combination, these flaws produce so many false alerts that agencies find it difficult, if not impossible, to implement effective response protocols to critical incidents,...

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Extend Your 2G IoT Connectivity Until 2020
Dec01

Extend Your 2G IoT Connectivity Until 2020

Cellular carriers have announced their plans to sunset their 2G beginning at the end of 2016. While the 2G sunset will provide the most efficient use of the network by supporting mobile internet services on 3G and 4G networks, there are still thousands of IoT deployments across the country that rely on 2G network service. For many organizations, updating these devices presents a hefty investment in time, funds and other resources....

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Water Conservation
Mar16

Water Conservation

Water Management Preserving precious resources A source of life and clean energy, easy access to clean and usable water is critical to modern society. As the volume of surface and ground water decreases in contrast to the increasing population, private and public policy changes are being ratified for conservation of this essential resource. Stakeholders in both the public and private sector continue to seek innovation for water...

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What’s Really Behind the Wearable (R)evolution
Feb12

What’s Really Behind the Wearable (R)evolution

Think wearables are an overnight sensation or just a fad? Think again. They’ve actually been around for the better part of a decade, and the benefits they provide are among the reasons why you’ll be seeing a lot more. The initial generations of wearables typically were utilitarian devices for people who needed to be tracked, such as parolees, offenders awaiting trial, seniors with Alzheimer’s and children. They mostly flew under...

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