The Benefits Of Blockchain For Fleet Management

Posted by Vertrax on Aug 12, 2019 1:01:21 PM

Across the world, businesses in many industries are gaining interest in the latest cutting-edge technology: blockchain. Around 66% of global organizations have some level of interest in blockchain, with almost 10% currently experimenting with or deploying it.

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology, blockchain

What Is Blockchain and What Are Its Benefits?

Posted by Vertrax on Aug 2, 2019 2:45:28 PM

As more and more industries adopt advanced technology, streamlining business operations, and improving transparency into performance, technological terms are starting to become common in day-to-day conversations. For example, “blockchain” is a term that many professionals in a wide range of industries have become acquainted with. It’s no wonder when worldwide spending on blockchain solutions is expected to grow from 1.5 billion in 2018 to an estimated 11.7 billion by 2022.

Topics: real-time technology, blockchain

What to Look For In Remote Tank Monitoring

Posted by Vertrax on Jul 12, 2019 12:40:53 PM

Remote tank monitoring has been surging in popularity recently, and for good reason — the benefits it holds are staggering for both the consumer and supplier. With this rise in popularity comes the emergence of various competing tank monitoring solutions with wides ranges in quality and functionality.

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

Announcing Vertrax’s Blockchain Partnership with IBM

Posted by Vertrax on Jun 21, 2019 11:44:03 AM

We’re excited to announce Vertrax's blockchain partnership with IBM and the successful deployment of our production solution using the IBM Blockchain Platform on AWS.

Topics: blockchain

Why Current Tank Monitoring Solutions are Inadequate

Posted by Vertrax on May 31, 2019 5:55:48 PM

With the increasing demand for technology in all aspects of life, it’s no surprise that consumers are demanding a smarter and easier way to live with propane. Being able to remotely monitor tank levels benefits both consumers and suppliers, so the more accurate the monitors and the more advanced the technology is, the better the outcomes will be.

However, current remote tank monitoring solutions aren’t able to provide consumers and suppliers with the ease of use and reliable data that they are requiring nowadays. In this blog, we lay out how current solutions fall short and what both suppliers and consumers can look to in order to gain the insights they want and reap the benefits of high-quality remote tank monitoring solutions.

Topics: remote tank monitoring

Announcing Vertrax Tank Monitoring Service

Posted by Vertrax on May 17, 2019 10:59:15 AM

The propane industry is changing at a rapid pace, and driving that change is the generational shift in consumer demand for a smarter and easier way to live with propane. The evolution and application of new technologies are pushing the boundaries of what industry professionals thought possible — one of these technologies being remote tank monitoring.

Current tank monitoring solutions are seriously flawed, making a meaningful and scalable deployment impossible. To combat this, Vertrax is proud to officially announce Vertrax Tank Monitoring Service — the only true sonar remote tank monitoring device and service.

Topics: trucking technology, remote tank monitoring

Remote Tank Monitoring and the Benefits It Holds for Suppliers

Posted by Vertrax on Apr 25, 2019 10:15:00 AM

Remote tank monitoring is one of the fastest-growing innovations in the trucking industry. Suppliers are realizing more and more that remote tank monitoring is a must-have addition to their current technology suites rather than a nice-to-have. In fact, a Berg Insight report revealed that in 2017, the number of active remote tank monitoring solutions reached almost 1.8 million units worldwide and 600,000 units in North America.

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

Must-Dos to Make the Most of NPGA ‘19

Posted by Vertrax on Apr 10, 2019 12:58:30 PM

The NPGA Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo brings together more than 3,000 marketers and suppliers from across the United States and other countries — making it the industry's largest event. Each year, the event grows bigger and brings together the best and brightest from all over the world.

This year is no different, so we thought that we’d highlight some of the key areas and learning opportunities to check out.

The Benefits of Improved Delivery Management & Forecasting for Companies with a Long-Term View

Posted by Vertrax on Apr 4, 2019 8:16:13 PM

New technology is constantly developed to streamline trucking operations. In fact, technology is expected to eliminate $236 million in trucking operational inefficiencies over the next four years.

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

Challenges of Implementing Remote Tank Monitoring

Posted by Vertrax on Mar 27, 2019 7:00:14 PM

The generational shift towards demanding technologies that make life more convenient has led to the emergence of remote tank monitoring. These devices allow both suppliers and customers to see the liquid levels of tanks in real-time from any location. This technology allows consumers to have peace of mind that their levels are being monitored to avoid run-outs, and suppliers to have inventory planning.

Topics: remote tank monitoring