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Utilizing Machine Learning for Predictive Maintenance

Predictive maintenance originated from the concept of condition-based maintenance, a strategy that revolves around monitoring the condition of a piece of equipment to decide what maintenance is needed based on indicators of decreasing performance or pending failure....

5 Ways Werner Is Using Technology to Reduce Carbon Emissions

At Werner, we’ve been doing our part to lessen our impact on the environment for over 30 years—you could say we’ve built it into our DNA. The transportation industry is a sizable contributor to carbon emissions, and we believe it is our duty as industry leaders to...

Gaslighting, Gatekeeping, Greenwashing(?)

Going green is a more important business strategy than ever, as sustainability standards and goals are becoming points of impact. The surge toward a green-driven economy is a great incentive for companies to implement more eco-conscious decision-making. But not all...

It can be easy to be green

Even though Earth Day 2022 has come and gone, we don’t have to stop thinking about our impact on the environment until it rolls around again next year. It’s important to do your part to recycle and participate in other eco friendly habits to help our Earth as much as...

Chatbot meets human touch – We take every interaction personally.

Werner Enterprises' hybrid approach for an automated and high touch customer service At Werner, Premium Customer Service is part of our DNA. We take pride in our approach of building long-term customer relationships by investing the time necessary to build and nurture...

How Tech Impacts the “E” in ESG Strategy

What are the building blocks of a good company? The answer could depend on the decade and whom you ask. If you asked Walt Disney as he was building his empire, he might have said imagination and creativity. If you asked Henry Ford, he might have said automation and...

Zero-Trust Security – Trust No One

Popularized by Forrester in 2009, the philosophy of "zero-trust security" is based on the belief that "security must be designed with the strategy, 'Never trust, always verify.'" Simply put, we should assume that we are vulnerable inside and outside our network...

Changing the Transportation Industry Through A “Cloud First, Cloud Now” Strategy

Cloud computing is not a new concept, and the advantages are well-known. While the pandemic may have accelerated adoption and/or exploration of new tech, “Cloud First, Cloud Now” is more than a marketing ploy or tagline.

Technology Trends to Watch for in 2022

Technological advances in your truck are continually being made to keep you safer than ever. Here’s how to leverage the technology in your truck during winter driving.

The Technology in Your Truck That’s Keeping You Safe This Winter

Technological advances in your truck are continually being made to keep you safer than ever. Here’s how to leverage the technology in your truck during winter driving.

Zero-Trust Security – Trust No One

Zero-Trust Security – Trust No One

Popularized by Forrester in 2009, the philosophy of "zero-trust security" is based on the belief that "security must be designed with the strategy, 'Never trust, always verify.'" Simply put, we should assume that we are vulnerable inside and outside our network...

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2021 Trucking Tech Trend Wrap Up

2021 Trucking Tech Trend Wrap Up

Another year has come and gone. Gen Z told us our skinny jeans and side parts were out of style, sweater vests made a comeback, and we all spent another year riding the wave of COVID-19. And, in the world where technology is influencing everything we do – from what we...

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New Year, New Werner EDGE Features and Rewards

New Year, New Werner EDGE Features and Rewards

As we progress into the new year, Werner continues to launch new and exciting features for our carriers. Our team values having a personal relationship with the alliance carriers we work with, and we strive to make our relationship stronger by ensuring we implement...

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