Do you want to become an independent installer?

So you have decided to take the plunge and become your own boss as an independent installer. You have the necessary skills, experience, passion, and want to have more control over your future (and income). This is a big step and one not to be taken lightly. The truth is many people that start their […]

What is CAN bus?

What is CAN bus, how do technicians connect to it, and what information can customers get from it? Overview The focus of this article is to provide a high-level overview of CAN bus systems found in vehicles, how installers connect to them, and what information can be extracted by On-Board-Computers. This is no easy topic […]

Best practices when performing installations

10 Best practices when installing telematics Posted by Anton van Heerden on March 23, 2020 Installation Standards As discussed in a previous blog “Ensuring Quality Installations” I mentioned that there is a shortage of official training programs, and there is currently no regulation in place to ensure only certified technicians are able to install telematics devices. I furthermore noted […]

Do you sacrifice quality for productivity or cost?

How to ensure you do not put your assets at risk Posted by Anton van Heerden on March 16, 2020 Technology In today‚Äôs world of automotive technologies customers spend thousands of dollars investing in state of the art equipment for their businesses. In the automotive telemetry field these devices are used in fleets, generators, mining equipment, farming […]