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TIS Newsletter 06-2020

Geofencing in logistics, employee presentation, narrowband IoT and webinars from TIS

Newsletter der TIS GmbH aus Bocholt

Bocholt, June 2, 2020

Markus Vinke - Gescchäftsführer der TIS GmbH

To some people the word "Geofence" sounds like the name of an earth age. But these virtual geographic limitations have nothing to do with it. With their help, many useful functions can be controlled in order to streamline and simplify your logistics processes. We will report on how this works today.

You will also find news about the TIS team: Our colleague Erik Sieverding studied at the Westphalian University of Applied Sciences in Bocholt and first wrote his bachelor thesis in our house. He now works full-time as a software developer at TIS.

In our telematics blog, an interesting article informs about the telecom expansion of narrowband technology.

And you can find our current June webinar dates in this issue.
The next webinars will take place on June 8 already. Register today!

Enjoy reading. Stay healthy!

For the team of TIS
Markus Vinke
- Managing Director -

The topics of this issue

Abundant possibilities with Geofencing in your logistics

The term geofencing* refers to a technology that uses GPS coordinates to draw a virtual border in space and to trigger certain actions based on this border.
TIS integrated geofencing in the TISLOG logistics software in 2015 and continuously expanded it further.

Today we will show you a few examples of how you can automate and optimize logistics processes with geofencing.

Erik Sieverding - our new TISSI in the software development team

Erik Sieverding has been part of the server team in software development since May 1, 2020. But he has been with TIS even longer and already completed his bachelor's thesis as a student with us, which involved the introduction of test automation. He still continues to work on this topic with us.
He studied IT software systems at the Westphalian University of Applied Sciences in Bocholt. Before that, he first studied law in Munster for four semesters, but then chances his focus to computer science. Exactly the right decision, as he says!

It was our luck that TIS is a close partner of the Bocholt University - because Erik asked us if we had a promising topic for a bachelor's thesis for him. We had!

He particularly likes the flat hierarchies, the family flair and the open communication between TISSIS. “For me as a software developer, it is also great to be able to work with many modern technologies. Even in times of the pandemic, TIS shows what it's made of: thanks to quick decisions, flexible home offices and online tools, work could continue almost seamlessly.”

In his spare time, he is a passionate “Magic: The Gathering” player. Before Corona, he met his playmates every week in "Reallife", now everyone meets via video conference and they just keep playing. His interests are diverse: fantasy novels, video and board games, but also concert visits enrich his free time. And when the weather is nice, he likes to travel the 18 km to work on his bicycle!

„For me as a software developer, it is [ ... ] great to be able to work with many modern technologies. Even in times of the pandemic, TIS shows what it's made of: thanks to quick decisions, flexible home offices and online tools, work could continue almost seamlessly.“

Dear Erik, it's great to have you on the team! Welcome now also "full time"!

Narrowband IoT available across borders

Deutsche Telekom has announced roaming agreements for narrowband IoT with Swisscom, Teli Company and Vodafone.

Low consumption and low costs are among the advantages of radio technology. Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) can therefore be used for tracking containers or even a single package as long as the amount of data to be sent remains small.

The problem so far, however, has been that telecommunications providers could only offer NB-IoT in their own markets. So far, there have been few cooperations for roaming in this low-frequency range of 180 kilohertz. Now Deutsche Telekom has announced that it has signed contracts with Swisscom, Delia Company and Vodafone.

Last chance! Register now for these webinars!

Driving License Check

We provide you with a simple and inexpensive tool with which you can quickly implement and automate this control.

June 8, 2020 | 2.00 - 2.45 pm

Register HERE

 

 

Tacho Archive

Find out how you can use our new "TISLOG Tacho Archive" service to archive the DDD files for the tachographs and driver cards.

June 8, 2020 | 3.00 - 3.45 pm

Register HERE

 


TISLOG mobile Smart

TISLOG mobile Smart is our online solution for professional mobile order management for occasional use in charter traffic.

June 9, 2020 | 1.00 - 1.45 pm

Register HERE

 

 

TISLOG office Infodesk2Go

TISLOG office Infodesk2Go is the mobile interface for visualizing truck positions, order conditions and driving times ...

June 9, 2020 | 2.00 - 2.45 pm

Register HERE

 

 

TISLOG intra Load scanning

The load scanning is required in transshipment warehouses for the loading of vehicles by barcode scanning. We show the differences to a solution with terminal emulation.

June 10, 2020 | 3.00 - 3.30 pm

Register HERE

More free webinars by TIS GmbH in June

Tacho 4.0 – what you should know

In this webinar, our speaker, Oliver Krahmer, discusses the important and sometimes hidden changes the new Tacho 4.0 comes with.

June 15, 2020 | 2.00 - 2.30 pm

Register HERE

 

 

TISPLUS telematicbox Truck

In this webinar you will learn more about the advantages of the TISPLUS telematicbox Truck for your company.

June 15, 2020 | 3.00 - 3.45 pm

Register HERE


ETA and Arrival Monitor - underrated features in TISLOG office Infodesk

Introduction, calculation algorithm and parameterization options, application options.

June 18, 2020 | 11.00 - 11.45 pm

Register HERE

 


TISLOG office – Statistics

Learn more about the statistics functions in TISLOG office.

June 18, 2020 | 2.00 - 2.45 pm

Register HERE

 

 

Driving License Check

We provide you with a simple and inexpensive tool with which you can quickly implement and automate this control.

June 22, 2020 | 2.00 - 2.45 pm

Register HERE

 

 

Tacho Archive

Find out how you can use our new "TISLOG Tacho Archive" service to archive the DDD files for the tachographs and driver cards.

June 22, 2020 | 3.00 - 3.45 pm

Register HERE

 


Inventory list

The webinar covers the most important functionalities and information of our new module inventory list.

June 24, 2020 | 1.00 - 1.30 pm

Register HERE

 


Pre-trip inspection

In the webinar, we will talk about the traditional as well as the digitally supported pre-trip inspection and introduce our software solution.

June 24, 2020 | 3.00 - 3.30 pm

Register HERE

 

Please note: The registration deadline for our webinars is two days before the event.

Our sales team will gladly advise you!

Do you have any questions about this news or general questions about our products and services?

Our colleagues in the TIS sales gladly take care of your questions concerns.

Please give us a call:

+49 2871 2722-0

Or send us an e-mail

See you again next time!

That's it from us with news for today!

For comments, requests or suggestions regarding this newsletter please do not hesitate to contact us.

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