[SatNews] I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDSY), a provider of wireless M2M asset management solutions, now has a contract with Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX), one of North America's largest truckload carriers, to expand Knight's deployment of VeriWise™ trailer management solutions from I.D. Systems' Asset Intelligence subsidiary.
Knight, an Asset Intelligence customer since 2000, will add more than 400 tracking systems to its trailer fleet under the contract, including VeriWise Reefer Control systems for refrigerated trailers and VeriWise Dry Van systems, with cargo sensing, for dry van trailers.
"We have tightly integrated VeriWise fleet management technology into our trailer operations and view it as a significant competitive advantage," said Steve Grover, Knight's Senior Vice President of Technology and Innovation. "VeriWise systems provide effective, reliable visibility and situational awareness of our trailer fleets to help us optimize asset utilization, minimize costs, and improve customer service."
"Knight has been an important Asset Intelligence customer and technology partner for 14 years," said Kenneth Ehrman, chairman and CEO of I.D. Systems. "We are gratified to continue to expand on that relationship with this new contract."
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