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Geotab, J.J. Keller Partner in Trucking Telematics, eLog Solutions

September 14, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Regulations, Safety, Technology
Geotab, J.J. Keller Partner in Trucking Telematics, eLog Solutions

Geotab and J.J. Keller & Associates this week formed a new partnership that combines Geotab’s telematics solutions and J.J. Keller’s electronic logging solution for truck fleets.

This partnership provides a powerful solution for fleets seeking in-cab technology that combines telematics and compliance, while addressing the needs of the market as the electronic logbook (eLog) becomes mandated for millions of commercial truck drivers beginning Dec. 18, 2017.

“Catering to the needs of the market and our customers is just as important to us at Geotab as it is in developing the most robust and comprehensive fleet management technology,” said Geotab CEO Neil Cawse. “This partnership with J.J. Keller will bring a new level of service to the industry, especially in light of the ELD mandate.”

Geotab is partnering with J. J. Keller to distribute the integrated solution to customers throughout North America.

“We are proud to partner with Geotab, a leading telematics hardware provider with more than 500,000 installed devices,” said Rustin Keller, executive vice president and chief operating officer for J. J. Keller & Associates Inc. “For more than 60 years we’ve helped fleets comply with hours of service regulations. We are excited to offer the industry the option to utilize the Geotab GO7 device and get the J. J. Keller Elog service and support they’ve come to expect from the leader in compliance.”

Geotab is a global leader in telematics, providing open platform fleet management solutions to businesses of all sizes. Geotab’s intuitive, full-featured solutions help businesses better manage their drivers and vehicles by extracting accurate and actionable intelligence from real-time and historical trips data.

Since its beginning as a one-man consulting firm in 1953, J. J. Keller & Associates has grown to become among the most respected name in safety and regulatory compliance. Now over 1,400 associates strong, J. J. Keller serves more than 560,000 customers.