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Happy Holidays from Omnitracs!

As we approach the end of the year, we would like to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season! With many of our Omnitracs associates taking time off to be with family and friends in the coming weeks, we will resume our blog posts after January 1. During this time of year, many of our employees have had the opportunity to give back to their community through various service events and projects. We are particularly proud to support Wreaths Across America. On Saturday, December 14, many Omnitracs employees and their families joined hundreds of other volunteers...

Omnitracs Announces Completion of Roadnet Technologies Acquisition

We are pleased to announce today that Omnitracs has completed its acquisition of Roadnet Technologies, in an agreement that was announced on November 25, 2013. As a part of Omnitracs, Roadnet will provide customers with a broader range of products as part of a more connected and complementary combined organization. Under the agreement, Roadnet will continue to operate as separate, standalone entity within Omnitracs and under the same trusted brand as it has for more than 30 years.

Omnitracs LATAM Sponsors NASCAR's Nelson Piquet Jr.

Did you know that Omnitracs’ Latin America team sponsors NASCAR driver Nelson Piquet Jr.? In 2013, Nelson Jr. drove the #30 Qualcomm race car at several races but welcomed a brand new Omnitracs car as he completed his 1st season on NASCAR’s Nationwide Series at the Homestead, Florida race. The race was broadcasted live on ESPN and Nelson finished 10th on a very entertaining race, all while showcasing his brand new Omnitracs’ race car.

Northern Refrigerated Transportation Partners with Omnitracs

Northern Refrigerated Transportation, Inc. has collaborated with Omnitracs, LLC to provide customers with increased value through our fleet management solution. Omnitracs Mobile Computing Platforms (MCP) and applications will enable Northern Refrigerated Transportation to produce customized reporting for our customers that will lead to increased efficiency. Northern Refrigerated Transportation chose Omnitracs because it allowed us to meet our customers’ current and future demands in technology. Backed by a global, 24/7, world-class technology infrastructure, Omnitracs has established an unrivaled track record of award-winning customer service that extends long past the initial sale.

Visit Omnitracs at CCJ's Fall Symposium

Here at Omnitracs, we’re finishing up our busy fall tradeshow season with CCJ’s Fall Symposium next week, December 2-4, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Our team looks forward to this event each year, as CCJ brings the industry’s top experts and leading fleet executives together to learn, share insights and network with peers.

Continuing Our Commitment to Remember, Honor, and Teach

There are certain times of the year that are particularly special to all of us at Omnitracs, LLC and as we gear up for the holiday season, we look forward to our annual involvement with Wreaths Across America (WAA). For four years, Omnitracs has helped WAA carry out its mission to coordinate wreath laying ceremonies at the graves of fallen soldiers across the nation. This year, thanks to a generous contribution from Qualcomm, Omnitracs will once again help WAA meet its goal to deliver more than 500,000 wreaths to 900 locations. On December 14, National Wreaths Across America Day, Omnitracs employees and other volunteers will lay remembrance wreaths of evergreen branches and a red bow on headstones at Miramar National Cemetery and Fort Rosecrans Cemetery in San Diego, symbolizing our gratitude for the sacrifice made by the men and women of our country’s armed forces.

Vista Equity Partners Completes Acquisition of Omnitracs and Omnitracs Announces Agreement to Acquire Roadnet Technologies

Vista Equity Partners, LLC today announced it has completed its acquisition of Omnitracs, Inc., formerly a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. In conjunction with this announcement, Omnitracs announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Roadnet Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of fleet management software solutions for private fleets.

Omnitracs Behind the Scenes: Charting the Course

Have you ever wondered what the Omnitracs team does behind the scenes? In between developing new technology to help shape the future of the transportation industry, launching new products and solutions to help customers do more with less, and supporting industry and customer events, we work hard at becoming better at what we do. In fact, that is exactly the goal the Omnitracs team was focused on when we came together in San Diego this month for the Omnitracs annual training conference. The event is always one that employees look forward to—employees from across the country come together for a great week filled with team building activities, educational sessions, and opportunities to reconnect as a larger group.

"Don't Be Fuelish" - The Ultimate Guide to Lowering Fuel Costs

Today, more and more fleets are looking for ways to reduce fuel consumption in order to lower costs and maximize profitably. Fuel is one of the largest drains on a fleet’s bottom line, especially with today’s fluctuating fuel prices and taxes. To keep fuel costs down, you must identify and correct the leading causes of high fuel consumption. To help you do this, we’ve developed a useful guide where we share seven tips on how to improve fuel efficiency. Inside the guide, we explore different driver habits that cause unnecessary fuel consumption, like idling and taking inefficient routes, and provide suggestions on how your fleet can stop wasting fuel and start saving money!

Omnitracs Celebrates 25 Years of Accomplishments and a Successful Future

As you may know, Omnitracs recently reached an exciting milestone, our 25th anniversary of transportation industry leadership. We invite you to take a look at a short video that showcases highlights of our history, as well as a sampling of the marvelous employees and customers that make Omnitracs so successful.

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