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Vecima Networks Inc.: FleetLynx is Now EOBR Compliant

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/14 -- FleetLynx™, by Vecima Networks (TSX: VCM), the provider of a comprehensive fleet management system solution for long haul trucking and other markets today announces that its driver services system is now fully EOBR (electronic on-board recorders) compliant.

EOBR provides a digital platform that allows fleet operators to adhere to hours of service regulations now required by the Department of Transportation. EOBR is a mandated requirement replacing current labor-intensive paper systems.

While EOBR has become a discussion around the conversion of systems to satisfy regulatory requirements, motor carriers are looking at the bigger picture in terms of the potential impact on driver availability, labour costs, and their ability to provide timely delivery services for their customers. While EOBR technologies help bring fleets to regulatory compliance, implementation of such solutions leads to increased fleet safety, decreased operational costs, and increased operational efficiency.

"The FleetLynx™ solution provides a very effective tool to conform with hours of service compliance, while providing the data needed to promote safety management initiatives, boost revenue performance, and reduce operational costs," stated Robert Forget, VP of Telematics for FleetLynx™. "Through our mobile driver application, FleetLynx™ enables simple, easy to use, electronic driver logs, hours of service monitoring, and inspection reports all integrated within our cloud based portal."

"Our drivers tell us they save 3-5 hours per week managing their compliance. That equates to a 7-9% increase in driver productivity," says Mario Raia, General Manager of Mobile Warrior. "This keeps drivers on the road, moving freight instead of being stuck doing paperwork. Our customers are also reducing internal administrative costs managing driver compliance and dealing with all the paper generated from the drivers. Now that's all managed electronically."

About FleetLynx™ by Vecima

FleetLynx™ is a Fleet Management and Telematics solution providing rich engine data and fault information as well as location based monitoring and events. The FleetLynx™ solution includes one of the most powerful and intuitive portals on the market today. The portal can be customized to fit the requirements of the customer's applications using our in house engineers or via our open API.

About Mobile Warrior LLC

Mobile Warrior, based out of Vancouver, Washington, USA, provides technological solutions for the transportation industry, and partners directly with Vecima to help manage FleetLynx™ Driver Services. Their software system is built to make drivers and fleet managers more efficient, productive and in compliance with regulations. They understand the opportunities and challenges the transportation industry faces. Mobile Warrior makes it easy to stay in compliance and cut back on paperwork. They help you and your business get things done right, and get it done fast. www.mobilewarrior.com

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