Where the Connected Fleet is Headed

June 2015
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For many, the term “connected fleet” renders visions of autonomous vehicles traveling smart highways, passing through smart intersections while wirelessly communicating with other vehicles, toll/weigh stations and other infrastructure, including pickup and delivery points. Some of that vision exists today, but much of the rest lies somewhere in the future. Near real-time visibility of rolling […]

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GuardDog® Connect: Say hello to your uptime ally.

June 2015

GuardDog® Connect gives you a copilot that’s dedicated ito keeping you on the road. It connects your truck to a 24/7 network of support staff and repair centers. If something happens to your truck on the road, GuardDog® Connect detects the problem instantly and calls it in—usually before you can even tell that anything’s wrong. […]

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Remote Diagnostics – Real diagnostics. Real people. Real time.

June 2015

Introducing Volvo’s Remote Diagnostics. Uptime Management. Downtime Protection. Volvo Trucks Support Services is an integrated business solution that enables you to help your customers do what they do best: deliver freight. With Volvo Trucks Support Services, your customers are connected to high-performance, customized services – streamlined communications, around-the-clock availability of electronic parts purchasing, a wide […]

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New Uptime Center advances Volvo, Mack customer commitment

June 2015

Volvo Trucks North America has opened its new North American Uptime Center, bringing together key resources to ensure that customers’ trucks keep moving. The 123,000 square-foot Uptime Center consolidates the people and systems needed to monitor and respond to vehicle issues in real time, help dealers troubleshoot difficult cases and find the necessary parts for […]

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CVSA 72-Hour Truck Inspection Blitz June 2-4, 2015

May 2015

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 28th annual International Roadcheck will take place from June 2 to 4.1 As a professional driver you face a lot of stress and pressure each day just trying to do your job. Maneuvering through congested highways with aggressive car drivers darting around you can be difficult since all too often […]

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