Other industries embarking on digital transformations should take transportation’s lead in leveraging IoT. Fleet managers use IoT to tackle unplanned downtime, unite their fleets, and develop interactive repair processes to save money and increase productivity.
From commercial trucking to agriculture and construction, heavy-duty vehicles play a vital role in business operations for many industries. But, maintenance and repair costs for these sophisticated, expensive assets can represent 20 to 30 percent of a vehicle’s lifetime cost. Because of this, owners and operators are constantly looking for new ways to save money on repairs, which can improve profitability and productivity.