MELBOURNE, Fla. and AUSTIN, Tex.-– GIT Satellite Communications and Globe Tracker International ApS, are collaborating to integrate hardened satellite connectivity into the Globe Tracker Solution. The result will be in response to increasing customer demand for continuous global visibility of intermodal containers and real-time cargo alarms even outside the scope of cellular communications coverage in remote areas, said a release.
“Globe Tracker and GIT Satellite Communications are aiming to have the technologies integrated within the next 60 days,” says Jim Davis, CEO of Globe Tracker. “We are excited to be working with GIT Satellite Communications so that we may bring more value and solutions to our customers and deliver on the global end-to-end supply chain visibility promise of the Globe Tracker Solution.”
“GIT Satellite Communications is pleased to team with Globe Tracker to rapidly bring an integrated solution to the market,” says Ginger Washburn, CEO of GIT Satellite Communications. “We are excited to be working with Globe Tracker to extend and enhance their proven solutions in the global advanced asset tracking and cargo monitoring sector.”
Julia Kuzeljevich is Editor of Canadian Shipper. She has been writing about transportation and logistics issues since 1999. All posts by Julia Kuzeljevich