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The tales trailers tell: High-tech communications

The idea of trucks communicating wirelessly with fleet managers hundreds or even thousands of miles away has moved from the realm of science fiction to everyday reality. But bridging the vastly smaller distance between a tractor and a trailer has lagged behind. The need for robust, effective communication systems capable of integrating data and synchronizing appropriate responses to roadway hazards, has been vital in prompting the development of better trailer communication to the tractor. The next step in the evolution of trailer networking and communication will be toward system integration that channels the flow of data to a reduced number of system interfaces. Holistic approaches to fleet’s needs for trailer intelligence like PCT’s solutions are beginning to fill a gap in integrated reporting. Now fleet managers can go to one place to get information they need from a myriad of different systems.

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