NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Aug. 14, 2017 — PeopleNet® (www.peoplenetonline.com), a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and leading provider of fleet mobility technology, today announced that it has certified the Samsung Galaxy Tab E, Note 4 and J3 to run PeopleNet software. The certifications mark a further expansion of display options for fleets that require an off-the-shelf mobility solution that allows them to run proprietary company apps, approved third-party programs and PeopleNet software all on the same device.
The certification of these additional devices is part of PeopleNet’s larger focus to address the market need for Company-owned, Personally Enabled (COPE) devices that provide multi-platform accessibility and enterprise mobility management. With these Samsung devices, fleets can deploy lightweight, powerful solutions that are capable of running PeopleNet fleet mobility software alongside other applications.
“With the seemingly endless amount of displays in the marketplace, fleets want options to ensure they select the right device for their drivers,” said Eric Witty, Vice President, Product for PeopleNet. “The certification of the Samsung Tab E, Note 4 and J3 gives our customers a broader selection of device options that they can confidently use to help increase driver mobility, efficiency and safety.”
Fleets deploying the Samsung Tab E, Note 4 and J3 also have the ability to enable PeopleNet’s Managed Mobility Solutions. Through this service, fleets can rely on industry-leading Mobile Device Management (MDM) technology, giving drivers the flexibility to install and access approved applications for both personal and business use.
PeopleNet’s expanded list of certified display options debuted at the 2017 in.sight user conference + expo in Nashville, jointly hosted by PeopleNet and TMW Systems.
For more information on PeopleNet’s display solutions, visit: https://www.peoplenetonline.com/technology/hardware.
PeopleNet provides solutions to help fleets improve safety and compliance and reduce costs. PeopleNet’s network communications, mobility and analytics products are used by more than 2,000 truckload, LTL, private, and energy services fleets throughout North America. PeopleNet was established in 1994 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, with an office in Ontario, Canada. PeopleNet is a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and part of its international Transportation and Logistics Division. To learn more about PeopleNet and its products, visit www.peoplenetonline.com or call (888) 346-3486.