Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 14, 2010
QSI Corporation, designer and manufacturer of rugged human machine interface (HMI) and mobile data terminals, partners with ISE Fleet Services, a new company by mobile software leader Innovative Software Engineering, to offer the mDash 4 on-board computer. The mDash 4 is a combination of technologies from ISE Fleet Services and QSI Corporation and is part of ISE Fleet Services' eFleetSuite product family. eFleetSuite is a set of end-to-end applications designed to reduce risk, prevent accidents, boost productivity and manage FMCSA compliance.
ISE Fleet Services' eFleetSuite is a customizable, modular and scalable solution that is easy to deploy and simple to use for the automation of safety and compliance. The mDash 4 in-cab electronic on-board recorder (EOBR) contains the mobile component of eFleetSuite. This component acts like the "safety manager" that is present with drivers in real time to help them stay within safety and compliance parameters (HOS, current documentation, potential speeding violations, etc). Roadside inspections are aided by providing information for a clean inspection that leads to a good driving record and an improved fleet CSA 2010 score.
The mDash 4 communicates wirelessly using a robust communications system over a nationwide cellular network. Safety compliance officers, fleet managers, dispatchers and maintenance personnel will use eFleetSuite's web application for real-time, paperless compliance and resource management. eFleetSuite is available for fleets in December, 2010 through ISE Fleet Services at http://www.isefleetservices.com
About the strategic alliance with QSI Corporation, ISE CEO Hass Machlab says, "QSI produces a very high quality product that has been deployed on thousands of vehicles for years. The mDash 4 leverages both companies expertise to provide our customers with the ideal combination of a self-contained display that is J1455 compliant, 395.16 ready and contains a GPRS modem, GPS, J1708 and J1939 all in one affordable and easy to install package. Working with the QSI management team has been a great experience. They have a clear understanding of what it takes to build a robust in-cab display".
QSI's Bill Woahn, Vice President Sales & Marketing, says, "When approached by ISE about their end-to-end product solution, we quickly recognized the value and competence that ISE and ISE Fleet Services bring to a project like this one. We believe the combination of ISE's robust applications and our rugged terminals delivers outstanding value to fleets seeking an on-board product that is both a reliable EOBR and the very best application set in the marketplace."
The mDash 4 will be on display and operational at the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Technology Showcase event on October 14, 2010 and at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition in Phoenix, AZ beginning Sunday, October 17, 2010.
About QSI Corporation
Established in 1983, QSI Corporation is a leading manufacturer of rugged operator interface and mobile data terminals (TREQ®) for industrial OEMs and commercial vehicle systems integrators. QSI's human machine interface and mobile data terminal products include character and graphic terminals that are programmable, customizable, CE Certified and NEMA 4/12/13 rated. Qlarity® object-based programming language was created by QSI for their graphic terminals. QSI excels at building custom and semi-custom terminals able to withstand high levels of shock, vibration, extreme temperatures, humidity and other environmental parameters. All QSI Corporation products are designed and manufactured in the USA.
For more information, contact QSI Corporation at 801-466-8770 or visit http://www.qsicorp.com.
About Innovative Software Engineering and ISE Fleet Services
Innovative Software Engineering (ISE) is a leading full-service software development and systems integration firm providing Business Strategy, Program Management, Systems Engineering, Software Development and Quality Assurance services. ISE specializes in developing telematics solutions, enterprise mobility applications and custom software tailored to the unique needs of its clients. Customers come from a wide range of industries including communications, education, telematics, transportation and health care. ISE Fleet Services leverages ISE's products and experience and specializes in end-to-end solutions geared especially to satisfying the safety and compliance demands of its commercial fleet customers in North America. Customers include Southeastern Freight Lines, Navistar, John Deere, McGraw-Hill Education, Qualcomm, and Intermec.