Is 5G the Future of Logistics Transportation?

By Logistics Tech Outlook | Monday, October 05, 2020

The logistics industry is increasingly revitalizing fleet management with technology.

FREMONT, CA: In the logistics industry, fleet management has been dynamically undergoing a large number of modernizations and transformations with the influence of technology. Tech experts and engineers in the realm of logistics are today increasingly looking to embrace the advantages of 5G technology. The logistics industry is very well aware of the importance of communications and its avenues in order to gain an adequate amount of smart control on the transportation systems and their operations. Fleet managers have been walking the extra mile to incorporate 5G wireless technology in the logistics fleet management ecosystem.

Top 10 Fleet Management Solution Companies - 2019Fleet managers in the modern logistics industry have been increasingly realizing the benefits of 5G, such as the lowest level of latency, increased speed, clear and precise data exchange, instantaneous communication of the navigation of the drivers in the transportation system, and more. In addition, advanced benefits such as accurate tracking of the fuel, monitoring of the speed at which the drivers drive the transport, management of the transport in the parking space and the conduct of the drivers and more are also now totally possible when 5G technology is supported by other high tech concepts and platforms in the fleet management ecosystem.

Most of the logistics firms are today looking to update and make their advanced drive-assistance systems (ADAS) system even more advanced with the integration of 5G technology. The logistics industry is envisioning wireless communications to go to the next higher level of both accuracy and excellence. Fleet managers are using 5G technology to create an approach such as vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communications at an increasingly faster pace for better road safety. Reports state that more than 90 percent of traffic accidents which are fatal are caused by human errors. in this context, fleet management with automation and 5G technology is only unlocking a futuristic era for the logistics professionals. All in all, fleet management is becoming smarter and smarter.

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