|[December 04, 2012]
SkyBitz Announces New Terrestrial Asset Tracking Solution for 3G/4G Networks
HERNDON, Va. --(Business Wire)--
the leader in remote asset tracking and information management
solutions, today announced the Falcon Series GXT100, a new global
positioning satellite (GPS) asset tracking solution for 3G/4G cellular
networks with seamless North American coverage. With this launch,
SkyBitz (News - Alert) is able to provide additional cost-effective solutions for
complete asset visibility to its customers.
Device design, low-cost, and long battery life make the SkyBitz Falcon
Series GXT100 ideal for operations requiring reporting on the status of
unpowered assets like flatbeds, chassis, van trailers, and construction
equipment. SkyBitz will also be able to better serve customers with
actionable information such as stop and start times, idle times, arrival
and departure times, geo-fence based alerts, speed and mileage driven,
and time between stops.
Key features of the Falcon Series GXT100 solution include:
Rugged and untethered design: The GXT100 is IP67 rated, has no
external antennas or wiring, and is a battery-powered tracking device.
This flexible design makes it easy to install and ideal for tracking
unpowered assets for long periods of time, providing low cost of
Reliable 3G/4G cellular network coverage: As cellular carriers
shut off GSM networks over the next four years, the GXT100 leverages
the latest technology for 3G/4G networks that will survive well beyond
the GSM Sunset and provides seamless cross-border coverage.
Pin-point accuracy of location: SkyBitz helps companies support
just-in-time logistics with real time visibility and fleet dispatch
optimization, reducing down time of assets. Constant monitoring of
asset location and status also provides enhanced security.
"The introduction of the next generation Falcon Series GXT100 extends
SkyBitz's cellular-based product offerings, which addresses new
applications to manage and protect assets in real time," said Henry
Popplewell, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SkyBitz. "We are
committed to offering the best product portfolio to help our customers
find the right total solution to fit their unique needs."
Information is delivered to end-users via SkyBitz Insight,
a best-in-class asset management tool for tracking, monitoring and
managing a broad range of assets for multiple industries and has an
adaptable application program interface (API) that can accept data feeds
from any other system. For more information on the Falcon Series, please
About SkyBitz, Inc.
SkyBitz, a wholly owned subsidiary of Telular (News - Alert) Corporation (NASDAQ:
WRLS), is a leader in global remote asset management solutions, and in
providing real-time information on the location and status of assets.
More than 800 enterprises rely on SkyBitz technology to achieve total
asset visibility, improved security, lower operating and capital
expenses, and enhanced customer service. SkyBitz delivers its solution
via SkyBitz Insight, a secure web-based application that is fully
customizable and requires no software downloads. For additional
information, visit www.skybitz.com.
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