2017-07-11


Platform


  • Updates to some API methods.
  • As more IoT devices are supported on the platform the previous mandatory requirement for a phone number has been removed as some IoT devices do not utilise the GSM network and do not use/require a phone number.
  • Multiple API examples added to documentation.
  • Updates to Platform and receiver communication.
  • Bofan updated to new receiver framework and the protocol is better supported by the platform.
  • fifotrack updated to new receiver framework and the protocol is better supported by the platform.
  • Sigfox updated to new receiver framework and the protocol is better supported by the platform.
  • Sigfox device models now supported, as well as a generic Sigfox device.  If a Sigfox device is not explicitly supported by the platform, it can still be added to the platform as a generic device and the platform will be able to process the standard Sigfox data fields.

Connect


  • User now has ability to change their language preference within their profile.
  • Refresh button added to Device info page for manual refresh of content without needing to reload the page.
  • When a device is provisioned/reprovisioned, page is automatically updated with the change of status.
  • When a Webhook is unset, we now clear the logs and queue automatically.
  • Labels and status buttons are now more universally colour coded to provided insight at a glance for devices.
  • HERE (bring your own) maps are now available. Maps available are Normal, Satellite and Terrain.
  • The maps now change language labels (where available) automatically based on the supported languages and the user’s language preference.
  • Small number of UI bug fixes.

2017-06-27


Platform


  • API docs updated.
  • Monitoring system updated.
  • Webhook feature added.
  • Improved support for status of message flags such as ignition on, ignition off.
  • Support of ATrack AP1 device added.
  • Support of ATrack AX7P device added.
  • Update to HTTPS receiver.
  • Updates to Pivotel receiver.
  • iCARvisions receiver and support for iCARvisions is now available on platform.
  • Additional device configuration such as protocol transport and acknowledgements is now supported and is now available via the API.
  • fifotrack device provisioning profiles updated.

Connect


  • Customers can now manage Webhooks for their Platform Connect account.
  • Additional device configuration information is now accessible when adding a new device and viewing a device.
  • Bug fixed where the user invite was not working.

Free Vehicle Tracking


  • fifotrack now displays its status as it is being provisioned (setup).

2017-06-15


Platform


  • Updates to our core receiver system.
  • Additional information system for vendor protocols implemented, more information on device configuration is now dynamically available on a per device model basis.
  • Updates to fifotrack to support auto model detection and enhancements made to fifotrack Q1 device power calculations.
  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.
  • Security updates to platform to enhance security.
  • Some device checklists updated to Russian and Ukrainian languages.
  • Fix to model identification for some fifotrack devices.
  • Update to provisioning profiles to address circumstances where devices do not always respond.

2017-06-06


Platform


  • Support for ATrack AK7S added.
  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.
  • Update for Sigfox to record base station latitude and longitude.
  • Update to Sigfox to include better support for the Digital Matter – Oyster device.
  • Mobile support enhanced to support all API methods, this will enable greater opportunity and flexibility to develop mobile and tablet apps using the platform.
  • Security tightened for Mobile Authentication.

Connect


  • Bug fix for device model not being displayed in list of devices main search page.
  • CSV export updated to include new data fields supported.

Free Vehicle Tracking


  • Support for ATrack AK7S added.

2017-05-24


Platform


  • Provisioning profile for fifotrack Q1 device has been updated and improved.
  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.

Connect


  • Improved account security for Platform Connect accounts.

Free Vehicle Tracking


  • Bug fixed where some devices when updating their marker colour produced an error.

2017-05-19


Platform


  • Multiple update to the platform backend.
  • Added support for ATrack AK7S device.
  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.

Connect


  • Free Platform Connect tier for up to five devices now available.
  • Updates to checklist information for Pivotel and Sigfox.
  • Update the UI for easier access to user profile and logout navigation.

2017-05-16


Platform


  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.
  • Update to the GPSengine Reverse Geocoding service.
  • URL link handling across the platform (all front end services) has been improved to assist with links being used and the user needing to login (when required) and continuing on to the desired original link. Previously in some of these circumstances after a successful login the home page was displayed not the original URL.
  • Updates to Reverse Geocoding API docs.
  • Platform Security enhancements.
  • Updates to our SMS processing system.
  • Receiver cluster improvements.
  • Pivotel now supported on Platform.
  • Sigfox now supported on Platform.

Connect


  • Fix to some map styles where icon was not always displayed correctly.
  • Add new device form optimised and unnecessary fields removed to make it easier.
  • More checklists added for many vendors and models to assist in setting up a new device.

Free Vehicle Tracking


  • Bug fixed for some models not displaying in the add new device list.

2017-05-04


Platform


  • Updates to the platform deployment/maintenance system.
  • Updates to the platform security certificate system.
  • New GPSengine Reverse Geocoding service.
  • New scalable redundant failover services for reverse geocoding.
  • Platform user signup form enhanced with new helpful labels.
  • Optimisation for reverse geocoding system.
  • New country specific address lookup and formatting address return system.
  • New power management settings for ATrack AX9 devices.
  • Fix where a minor error would sometimes be displayed when accepting a new user invite, did not stop the user successfully signing up just a display error issue.
  • Fix to Oner protocol to handle information from devices that were missing.
  • Update to battery percentage calculation and processing for all protocols.
  • Update to phone number change restrictions to cater for larger numbers of device/phone number changes per 24 hour period for larger enterprise customers.
  • Maintenance screen and response system shown during maintenance windows has been updated.
  • Platform automated testing system updated.

Connect


  • Menu can now be expanded or collapsed.
  • Connect optimised for more modern web browser technology.
  • Device configuration information is now displayed when adding a new device for quick easy reference.
  • Device checklist guide is now displayed when adding a new device for quick easy reference.
  • Support feature added so logged in user can quickly send support request to GPSengine.
  • Improvements to adding a new device and the available options based on if the platform is going to manage the device or not is now automatically made in the UI.  This makes it easier to add a device.
  • Bring your own maps now available.  Multiple map providers now supported, Google, Mapbox and Yandex maps, enable disable one or more map providers and view devices on the map.  Multiple map styles and layers available for each map provider.
  • Maintenance screen and response system shown during maintenance windows has been updated.

Free Vehicle Tracking


  • Fix with a page not always displaying correctly in certain Firefox web browser versions.
  • fifotrack devices now supported on Free Vehicle Tracking.
  • Activity loading has been improved.
  • Date information has been added to activity markers placed on the map for easier reference.
  • Maintenance screen and response system shown during maintenance windows has been updated.