The Evolution of Asset Tracking Usage

The basic start to today’s complex industrial asset management systems probably started with a simple question like, “Where the heck is that skip loader when we need it?” It was driven by frustrated foremen or site managers who were tired of wasting time and money...

Asset Tracking Data Security FAQs

As industrial companies rely more and more on asset tracking information to manage operations, protecting their data becomes more important than ever. Unfortunately, computer hackers are a highly sophisticated group, often possessing skills and technologies that...

The Business of IoT

The Business of IoT There’s a lot of talk these days about IoT, or the Internet of Things. But what, exactly, is IoT and what does it do? Simply put, IoT is the vast network of physical devices embedded with electronics, software, sensors or actuators that connect...

3 Hidden Costs Construction Companies Can Prevent

There are a lot of articles that talk about the hidden costs in construction. Many of these are associated with the building of the project and are out of a contractor’s control: fees associated with the state or municipality, environmental delays, incomplete designs,...

Industrial Asset Management – Today, Tomorrow and Beyond

Technology is reshaping the world of asset management (and the world at large) faster than anyone could have anticipated. To get an idea of where our industry might be headed, Tenna asked three experts to share their ideas on upcoming changes that will rock our...

Efficiency Improvement: So Busy, Too Many Screens

I chose the college I attended for many reasons, one of which was the centralization of resources it provided.  From the class buildings and recreational areas to the dorms and food halls, everything I needed was within easy reach. Not having to ride a bus or trolley...

How RFID Works

Radio frequency identification, or RFID, is a nifty technology with a multitude of applications in commerce and everyday life. First used in World War II by the British to track enemy aircraft, RFID has since integrated itself into our world in ways most people aren’t...

5 Tips to Keep Your Drivers Safe

At the job site or on the road, safety should be priority #1. Keep your drivers out of harm’s way by practicing these 5 tips. Download Infographic     Download Infographic   Practice safe driving behaviors.   Connect a GPS tracking device to each vehicle’s onboard...

Construction Industry Challenges and Trends for 2018

Between the current economic factors impacting the construction landscape and the continuing advances in tools, materials and technologies, 2018 promises to be a very interesting year for the construction industry. As we peer into our crystal ball, here’s a quick look...

Asset Tracking FAQs

Digital asset tracking is growing by leaps and bounds as more companies in the construction, oil and gas and other industrial industries learn about the business management benefits of this powerful technology. These days, management in most industrial companies has a...

Tracking Your Assets Live – A Closer Look

Tenna's current Dashboard provides a view to your Assets and the Sites to which they are assigned, or "allocated," at a glance. In our upcoming release, we are diving further into your Live Data, a huge improvement to see not only where your Assets are allocated, but...

Tracking Sites and Yards

Tracking tools, equipment and other assets in laydown yards and job sites used to be an inefficient and time-consuming task for construction and other large industrial companies. Manual processes for checking equipment in and out of sites made it difficult to...