Quake Global recently announced the launch of its advanced telematics device, QConnect.
The ultra-compact QConnect integrates with fixed and mobile assets for real-time tracking, monitoring and control anywhere, anytime, according to the San Diego-based company.
The device provides a variety of advanced, wireless communication options, including LTE/2G/3G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth/BLE, V2X and satellite. The device is designed to meet the demands of a wide variety of requirements, from simple low-cost tracking applications to high-performance, multi-channel, video-streaming applications.
“Quake Global is proud to introduce the QConnect line of products that specifically focus on large data capacity and flexible cloud integration,” said James Miller, vice president of Quake Global. “QConnect is loaded with a variety of different options, functions, and integration features that enable our customers to have flexibility, increase efficiency and improve the productivity of their equipment for their users. The device was designed to accommodate the logistics, transportation, heavy equipment, oil and gas, mining, agriculture and fleet management industries.”
QConnect is flexible with unique apps and software options on an open-source Linux platform. Users can provision QConnect with a variety of standard configurable apps for specific applications. QConnect also provides advanced users the flexibility to create their own applications to suit their specific needs, according to the company.
Advanced features support driver authentication, predictive maintenance, real-time video processing, data collection, process and schedule synchronization, and alert automation.
“QConnect provides worldwide terrestrial connectivity on LTE with 3G/2G fallback giving you the stability, confidence and reliability to operate with complete global coverage,” the company said in a news release. “Concurrent, multi-constellation GNSS provides worldwide position information in the most extreme conditions. Internal and external battery backup options ensure your data will be securely saved.”