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AOBRD-to-ELD switch: Keeping up with cellular networks upgrade

As for independent owner-operators and small fleets using ELD hardware dependent on 3G networks, Ken Evans, chief executive for ELD provider Konexial, believes many probably aren’t “even aware of the 3G sunsetting issue.

November 15, 2019

Shutdown of 3G network fueling changes amid AOBRD-to-ELD transition

In addition to the coming ELD deadline on Dec. 17, a major factor influencing recent technology decisions by fleets is the sunsetting of 3G CDMA cellular networks.

November 15, 2019

ELD mandate’s hard deadline is here and adoption rates are still a concern

The hard deadline for the ELD mandate hits on December 16, and a significant portion of the fleets that run AOBRDs are looking to put off ELD adoption until the last minute.

November 7, 2019

Konexial Recognized Among FreightTech 100

The FreightTech 100 highlights the most innovative and disruptive companies across the freight industry, featuring both cutting-edge upstarts and top-notch traditional powers.

October 22, 2019

Konexial Acquires Axle Technologies AOBRD customers

ELD maker Konexial is expanding its customer base through the acquisition of Axle Technologies’ AORBD customer list.

October 22, 2019

AOBRD-to-ELD Absent new reg/legislative action, 'soft enforcement' not happening

Given our ongoing reporting on the intricacies of the shift — by the mandatory deadline of Dec. 17 later this year — to the ELD specification for those using grandfathered AOBRD tech, some readers have wondered whether a soft launch could be in the offing, rather than the hard one most watchers have been assuming would be the case for this deadline.

October 10, 2019

Konexial launches Spanish-language version of My20 ELD

Software and telematics technology provider Konexial recently launched a Spanish-language version of its electronic logging device (ELD) product, My20 ELD.

August 28, 2019

Trucking's labor shortage isn't just about drivers

75,000 new mechanics must be added to meet additional demand by 2022. Here’s a question: Who keeps those trucks in safe, efficient operating condition? Of course, the answer is mechanics and technicians. But, as with drivers, fleets and logistics providers also are dealing with a shortage of mechanics.

July 31, 2019

4 Ways to Pass a Roadside Inspection

Here’s what drivers, owner-operators and fleet managers need to know about passing intensive roadside inspections by federal regulators.

July 26, 2019

New GoFuel Discount Program

Konexial, provider of the My20 electronic logging device and GoLoad freight platform, has launched its GoFuel discount program, providing instant fuel savings for drivers who associate their fuel card with the program.

June 18, 2019

ELD Data Handling: 'Privacy is paramount' but Practices Vary

Leading ELD providers interviewed by Overdrive agree that carriers and drivers jointly own ELD data. A one-truck independent would be the sole owner. Customer privacy comes first.

June 04, 2019

A Gold Rush for ELD Data

Behind-the-scenes interest among ELD vendors and other parties in drivers’ location and driving behavior, among other data recorded by ELDs, raises questions of how to control the data and who should profit from it.

June 04, 2019

ELD has more to it than being a hours of service time stamp recorder

Ken Evans, the CEO of Konexial, a leading ELD solutions provider, said that the actual number of fleets and owner-operators that have implemented the ELD technology was much lower than actually thought.

May 02, 2019

ELD supplier and freight-matcher Konexial releases My20 Tower fleet management system

Konexial last month announced the release of the My20 Tower system, a fleet management system based on the company’s My20 electronic logging device.

April 04, 2019

Konexial’s 2019 release of My20 Tower

The My20 Tower calculates a driver’s dynamic capacity based on the hours of service, location and truckload availability—data automatically logged by the My20 ELD—and matches the fleet’s trucks with available loads.

March 18, 2019

Introducing Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2019 Pros to Know: Ken Evans, CEO Konexial

The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate.

February 22, 2019

Will the end of 3G cellular be more disruptive to fleets than ELD mandate?

The sunsetting of 3G will create a new wave of investment in fleet telematics that could eclipse 2017 and 2018 when fleets were buying to comply with the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, says Ken Evans, chief executive of Konexial.

January 28, 2019

VDC Research Names Konexial as Leading Example of Trucking Technological Growth

VDC Research analyst Pat Nolan published “The Big Rig Biz Meets Big Data, Tech” which highlights Konexial as a leading example of growth within the FMCSA-mandated “mashup between trucking and tech.”

January 23, 2019

Konexial partners with Dock411 to add dock information to My20 ELD and GoLoad matching platform

Konexial announced an integration partnership with Dock411 to add dock and trucking points of interest (POI) information to the My20 ELD (Electronic Logging Device) and GoLoad dynamic load matching platform.

November 06, 2018

American Trucker: Konexial offers ELD support, discount for One20 customers

Konexial just released a support program for electronic logging device (ELD) customers that were affected by the shuttering of the One20 company and the subsequent end of support for its F-ELD device this upcoming June 18.

June 04, 2018

FleetOwner: Konexial offers ELD support, discount for One20 customers

Konexial just released a support program for electronic logging device (ELD) customers that were affected by the shuttering of the One20 company and the subsequent end of support for its F-ELD device this upcoming June 18.

June 04, 2018

Overdrive: Gorilla Safety offering free ELD subscription through 2019 to One20 customers

Another ELD provider has come forward to help bail out soon-to-be-former One20 F-ELD customers with a deal to help the “stranded” drivers continue operating within the bounds of the ELD mandate’s stipulations.

June 04, 2018

Supply Chain Dive: Konexial Announces Support Program for “Abandoned” ELD Customers as CVSA Roadcheck Begins

Konexial today announced a support program for ELD (electronic logging device) customers that were affected by the shuttering of the One20 company and the subsequent end of support for its F-ELD device on June 18.

Overdrive: Blockchain to undergird GoLoad payments

The Konexial company has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization regular readers will recall was formed last year to create a forum for the development of blockchain standards and education for the transportation and freight industry.

May 08, 2018

Konexial joins BiTA, Announces New Blockchain Capability for Dynamic Load Matching Service

Konexial today announced its membership in the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization formed by experienced technology and transportation executives to create a forum for the development of blockchain standards and education for the transportation and freight industry.

Ken Evans (CEO) and Andy Dishner (COO) are interviewed by Dave Nemo at the Mid America Truck Show (MATS) on 3.23.2018 and explain why GoLoad - Dynamic Load Matching is not just another load board.


Adopting ELDs amid the ‘noise’

Konexial CEO explains that certain folks throughout the industry have created unnecessary noise around the ELD mandate that has led to fear and noncompliance among smaller carriers.

With little chance of complete ELD compliance by April, what does the future hold?

It has been about two months since the ELD mandate, and there has been a flurry of activity around, with a lot of press and media coverage around the situations that have followed it.

Konexial’s dynamic load matching system works in tandem with its ELD solution

When you browse on Amazon to get yourself an ELD, you will invariably come across Konexial’s ELD at the top of the pile. Their ELD is the highest rated and also the cheapest option available in the list of ELDs on the Amazon product category.

Konexial is all about driver connection

It’s a small piece of hardware unlike anything else currently on the market, and ranks high in Amazon’s search results. It’s also a software solution for drivers dealing with the need to adopt a quality ELD.

Freight brokers using new connectivity tools with shippers, carriers

Technology is fueling a growth in non-asset transportation and logistics. Companies are finding ways to solve more complex problems for shippers and increasing the efficiency and speed of freight transactions with carriers.

ELD Mandate Law Enforcement Grace Period Is Almost Over

As of April 1, drivers caught without ELDs are due to be placed out of service for 10 hours, and may have points added to their Compliance, Safety, Accountability program scores, or could even be assessed a civil fine.

Introducing My20, The ELD App That will Revolutionize the Trucking Industry

Konexial, the mobile cloud ecosystem, has launched the My20 app for iOS and Android platforms. My20 revolutionizes the ELD industry by providing compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) mandate, as well as providing an all-in-one tool that streamlines every facet of a truck driver’s job.

Konexial and Cloud Logistics Partner to Produce Groundbreaking GoLoad Service

Knoxville, TN and West Palm Beach, FL -- Konexial, makers of the all-inclusive My20 electronic logging device (ELD) app for truck drivers, and global logistics transportation management system (TMS) innovator Cloud Logistics have announced a partnership to revolutionize the trucking industry with their GoLoad service. Launching in June 2017, GoLoad directly connects drivers to some of the world’s best shippers creating immediate value for both parties. GoLoad is the first and only service of its kind in the market, connecting the power of a networked transportation solution to drivers' smartphones and helping bring any shipper’s TMS into the network.

ELD Registry

The My20 ELD by Konexial has officially been added to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) registry of approved electronic logging device (ELD) providers. In being approved for the registry, the My20 ELD has proven that it meets all of the technical specifications and criteria required for full ELD compliance.