Tracking & In-Cab Communications
Our 100% satellite GPS trailer tracking and in-cab communications solutions feature the industry’s fastest response times and state-of-the-art satellite networking. Today, DAT Tracking and Communications powered by SkyWave™ technology has deployed hundreds of thousands of mobile terminal units on trailers and in trucks worldwide.
Fleet Compliance Services
Known as Viastar and acquired by DAT in 2000, Fleet Compliance has been helping drivers and fleets meet regulatory and compliance standards in the trucking industry for nearly 40 years. These services include:
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DAT is a part of Roper Industries, a diversified growth company with annual revenues of $3 billion. Roper provides engineered products and solutions for global niche markets, including water, energy, transportation, education, medical, and SaaS-based information networks. Roper is a component of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000 and Russell 1000 Indexes and trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “ROP” with a market capitalization over $12 billion.
TransCore Intelligent Transportation Solutions is also part of Roper Industries. It is the largest global manufacturer of transportation-based RFID technology with more than 46 million RFID tags and 67,000 readers deployed worldwide.
What We Do
The DAT Network began in 1978 as the Dial-A-Truck (DAT) load finder service at the Jubitz® truck stop in Portland, Oregon. For over 3 decades, DAT has been the primary place where transportation professionals meet and transact business in the spot market.
Rating and Analytics
As the industry's leading resource for transportation information and trends, DAT offers data and trends to leading publications and trade associations.
In 2002, DAT realized that brokers could benefit from products that would help them quickly learn about, qualify, and validate the carriers they meet on industry load boards. The DAT Directory, CarrierWatch® and other tools were created to access insurance coverage, DOT authority, safety scorecards and more.
Introduced in 1984, Keypoint® Software quickly established its leadership in Transportation Management Software (TMS). Keypoint Software was originally designed to meet the needs of both accounting and dispatch in one single entry system.