Opticom 360 Named Smart City Deployment of the Year
GTT’s innovative new cloud platform has earned a 2021 IoT Breakthrough Award.
January 21, 2021 (ST. PAUL, Minn.) – Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) announced today it has won the 2021 Internet of Things (IoT) Breakthrough Award in the Smart City Deployment of the Year category. The award specifically highlights Opticom 360™, GTT’s new cloud platform that was built in an inter-company partnership between GTT and Teletrac Navman, a collaboration that is part of a company-wide effort to create what’s next.
“It is tremendous to see Opticom 360 being recognized by the industry,” said Nicole Rennalls, president of GTT. “As cities continue to grow, they will need to be able to leverage the data from this innovative telematics platform to make smart decisions in real-time, decisions that can help them operate more efficiently, reduce waste, and most importantly, save lives.”
“We’re pleased to be recognized for our innovation on this game-changing technology,” said Nick Jones, president of Teletrac Navman. “Our partnership with GTT is rooted in the integration of the patented emergency vehicle traffic signal preemption capabilities of GTT’s Opticom smart city solution and the AI-enabled, end-to-end fleet optimization features in Teletrac Navman’s TN360 platform.”
The IoT Breakthrough Awards were bestowed on the two Vontier-owned companies by the Tech Breakthrough organization, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for technology leadership and innovation in today’s most competitive technology categories. The awards identify the world’s best IoT companies, products and people, and Global Traffic Technologies joins a list of top organizations recently recognized that includes General Electric, Cisco and Samsung.
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About Global Traffic Technologies
GTT provides a clear path to smarter and safer mobility for communities worldwide. GTT’s Opticom intelligent transportation solutions help to increase safety, minimize traffic congestion and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while maximizing resource efficiency and performance. Thousands of emergency, transit and traffic agencies have trusted the innovative, comprehensive Opticom traffic solutions for more than 50 years. Headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, GTT is the market leader in traffic management systems, having an installed base of more than 180,000 connected devices in over 3,100 municipalities worldwide, including 41 of the 50 largest U.S. cities. To learn more, visit www.gtt.com.
About Teletrac Navman
Teletrac Navman is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider leveraging location-based technology and services for managing mobile assets. With specialized solutions that deliver greater visibility into real-time insights and analytics, Teletrac Navman helps companies make better business decisions that enhance productivity and profitability. Its fleet and asset management technology uncover information that would otherwise go unseen, helping customers reduce risk and confidently move their business forward with certainty. It tracks and manages more than 500,000 vehicles and assets for more than 40,000 companies around the world. The company is headquartered in Garden Grove, CA, with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Mexico. For more information, visit www.teletracnavman.com.
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