Samsara and General Motors work to optimize cloud-based fleet management

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today during his client conference Beyond, Samsara Inc. (NYSE:IOT) announced that it will work with General Motors (GM) (NYSE:GM) to give shared customers a holistic view of their commercial fleets and help them operate more efficiently. With this integrated solution, 2015 or newer GM vehicles properly equipped with the OnStar integrated module will gain connectivity to Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud with no installation or additional hardware required.

Samsara integration with GM vehicles is now available for fleet customers in the United States with Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac MY2015 or newer OnStar-equipped GM vehicles. Access to GM’s connected vehicle data through Samsara’s integrated solution will streamline and increase visibility of eligible GM vehicles through a single dashboard on Samsara’s platform. This holistic view of vehicle information – including fuel levels and usage, fleet vehicle locations, speed and tire pressure – as well as additional operating data on the platform from Samsara, will help optimize fleet productivity and safety, simplify workflows and improve efficiency.

“We know our fleet customers appreciate the opportunity to protect their assets and make their business operations more productive,” said Michelle Calloway, director of OnStar business solutions at GM. “By leveraging OnStar’s in-vehicle hardware for our integrated solution with Samsara, fleet managers will now have access to a single platform that includes valuable information, helping to make fleet operations more transparent and efficient.”

“At Samsara, we build integrations that help our customers digitize their physical operations and provide streamlined access to critical real-time data,” explained Chris Mozzocchi, Senior Director of Product Management at Samsara. “Our collaboration with GM will help fleet managers quickly and easily connect their OnStar in-vehicle vehicles to our Connected Operations Cloud, consolidate their data and better manage their day-to-day operations.

This integrated solution is currently available in early access for eligible GM vehicles in the United States. Learn more about https://www.onstar.com/us/en/business-solutions and on Samsara App Market.

About GM

General Motors (NYSE: GM) is a global company focused on advancing an all-electric future that is inclusive and accessible to everyone. At the heart of this strategy is the Ultium battery platform, which will power everything from consumer vehicles to high-performance vehicles. General Motors, its subsidiaries and joint ventures sell vehicles under the Chevy, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, baojun and Wuling brands. More information about the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStara global leader in vehicle safety and security services, can be found at https://www.gm.com.

About Samsara

Samsara is the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud, which enables companies that depend on physical operations to leverage IoT (Internet of Things) data to develop actionable business insights and improve their operations. Samsara operates in North America and Europe and serves tens of thousands of customers in a wide range of industries, including transportation, wholesale and retail, construction, field service, logistics, utilities and energy, government, health and education, manufacturing and food and beverage. The company’s mission is to increase the safety, efficiency and sustainability of operations that power the global economy.

Samsara is a registered trademark of Samsara Inc. All other brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Maria D. Ervin