1. Ipsidy, Skypatrol Seek to Establish Mobile Payments Ecosystem for Truckers

    A big new partnership is poised to lock truck drivers in Latin America into a mobile payments network secured with biometric authentication. Photo by Robson Hatsukami Morgan on Unsplash Ipsidy, the provider of a recently launched mobile facial recognition app, has teamed up with Skypatrol, the provider of a GPS-based truck fleet management solution that supports over a million vehicles across Lat…Read More

  2. New Personal Tracking Device – SP8824

    Skypatrol announced today the SP8824, the latest and most advanced personal tracking device using LTE CAT M-1 technology. Skypatrol has selected to operate the SP8824 in the US on the Verizon network. The personal tracking device is designed for private investigators, police surveillance, lone worker protection, vehicle, pet, and asset tracking applications. The device includes a thumb-sized butt…Read More

  3. How To Substantially Improve Driver Behavior

    If you’re a fleet manager, then you know what it’s like to deal with a less than model driver. They won’t follow instructions. Every stop light is an opportunity to check their phone. Their pickup and deliveries are never on time. You’re not alone! At Skypatrol, we work with fleet managers all over the nation with the same frustrations. In most cases, introducing them to fleet management s…Read More

  4. The One Secret to Lowering Fleet Fuel Costs

    Do you manage small to medium fleet? Have you grown weary of the fluctuating fuel costs from month to month? At Skypatrol, we understand. It can be tough to solidify expenses so you can work on saving money and growing your fleet. What’s more, the fluctuation in cost makes it seem like fuel is a variable you can’t pin down. But what if there was a secret to stabilizing fuel costs for your flee…Read More

  5. 6 Reasons to Try GPS Tracking

    As someone who works in an industry where employees rely on a fleet of vehicles to deliver goods, make sales calls, or bring people from location to location, you have probably heard about the benefits of GPS tracking. But for one reason or another, you have yet to implement the system in your own company. We understand that your employees may have a negative reaction to their vehicle being tracke…Read More

  6. Industries That Use GPS Tracking

    There’s no doubt that companies across all industries seek out different methods to save money and improve the performance of their employees. Different business will all have various strategies, but if you’re in an industry that involves a fleet of vehicles, there’s one strategy that you should consider — GPS tracking solutions. If you work in one of the following fields, it’s important…Read More

  7. Common Uses for Car GPS Tracking Devices

    Living in the modern world that we do, GPS tracking is becoming more and more common, and not just for your smartphone or getting directions to a restaurant in your car. There are a variety of beneficial ways in which we can use GPS tracking hardware and software to protect our belongings, feel safe while driving, and more. At Skypatrol, we are a leader in developing GPS tracking devices that are …Read More

  8. GPS Tracking FAQ

    Sky Patrol wants to make it easier to track, monitor, and protect your fleet, but what does that mean? What can our software do? How does it work? How is the data collected? If you have dozens of questions running through your mind, we want to provide straightforward answers so that you can start to better manage your fleet as soon as possible. When Does GPS Start Tracking? This will depend on whe…Read More

  9. Types of GPS Tracking Devices

    You’ve probably seen the movies where a spy sneakily sticks on a pack of cards sized piece of hardware to the bottom of a car, or in the inside of a trunk, and the car drives away, leaving the spy able to track exactly where the car is. But then there are other movies where there is a quarter sized piece of hardware that does the same thing. So what is the difference between these pieces of equi…Read More

  10. Important Considerations for Fleet Managers

    If you are responsible for managing a commercial fleet, you know about all the challenges related to managing mobile assets.   The following are some factors you should consider in searching for ways to improve your visibility into providing better customer service and protecting your drivers and assets.   Safety The most important factor in fleet management is avoiding preventable hazards and …Read More