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Synovia Solutions Announces Silverlining Product Release

Posted by Bill Westerman on Wed, May 22, 2013 @ 12:51 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 31, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS - Synovia Solutions has announced the product release of Silverlining, which includes Fleet Tracking, Comparative Analysis, Time and Attendance, Engine Diagnostics, and Ridership Verification.

"Silverlinings is the enhanced version of our old Legacy system. It's the updated version of our old product; this is the third generation," said Thomas Polan, VP of Technology at Synovia Solutions.

Updated benefits include:

  • Built-in map layers, drill-down reporting, and KPI dashboard in the Core module
  • Automatic alerts, route ETAs, and new reports in the Comparative Analysis module
  • Ability to toggle between Navteq nationwide map and local county GIS map in real-time in the Map Overlay module

According to Polan, 30% of current Synovia Solutions customers use Silverlinings with the goal of moving 80% of customers by the end of 2013.

About Synovia Solutions

Synovia Solutions is based in Indianapolis, Indiana, and provides GPS solutions to fleets. They focus on improving safety, enhancing service levels and achieving savings for customers.  Their turnkey service offering, known as Synsurance, implements their solution with no upfront costs so that customers can see immediate savings. To learn more about Synovia Solutions and their products, visit synoviasolutions.com

For more information, contact: Bill Westerman, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at [email protected] or 317-208-1700. 

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Synovia Solutions to attend the Colorado State Pupil Transportation Association Annual Vendor Show

Posted by Bill Westerman on Mon, May 06, 2013 @ 12:54 AM

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May 5, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS - Synovia Solutions has announced that it will attend the Colorado State Pupil Transportation Association Annual Vendor Show in Pueblo, Colorado, on May 12, 2013.  

The Conference will be held at the Pueblo Convention Center at the Marriott Hotel and will host over 50 transportation vendors and over 300 industry professionals. More information can be found at CSPTA.org.

About Synovia Solutions

Synovia Solutions is based in Indianapolis, Indiana, and provides GPS solutions to fleets. They focus on improving safety, enhancing service levels and achieving savings for customers.  Their turnkey service offering, known as Synsurance, implements their solution with no upfront costs so that customers can see immediate savings. To learn more about Synovia Solutions and their products, visit synoviasolutions.com

For more information, contact: Bill Westerman, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at [email protected] or 317-208-1700. 

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Synovia Solutions to attend Ontario Association of School Business Officials Conference

Posted by Bill Westerman on Sat, May 04, 2013 @ 12:55 AM

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May 3, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS - Synovia Solutions has announced that it will attend the Ontario Association of School Business Officials Conference in London, Ontario on May 9, 2013.

The 70th Annual Conference and Education Industry Show will be held at the London Convention Centre with the theme “Embracing Innovation and Creativity in the Education Sector.” Keynote addresses will be given by David Chilton, renowned author, and Plenary Speaker Michael “Pinball” Clemons, former Toronto Argonauts’ running back.

About Synovia Solutions

Synovia Solutions is based in Indianapolis, Indiana, and provides GPS solutions to fleets. They focus on improving safety, enhancing service levels and achieving savings for customers. Their turnkey service offering, known as Synsurance, implements their solution with no upfront costs so that customers can see immediate savings. To learn more about Synovia Solutions and their products, visit synoviasolutions.com.

For more information, contact: Bill Westerman, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at [email protected] or 317-208-1700. 

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David Hoppa joins Synovia as the Regional Sales Manager of the Western US

Posted by Bill Westerman on Sat, Jun 02, 2012 @ 12:56 AM
Indianapolis — June 2012. David is responsible for new business development in the western US. With over 25 years in sales and sales management, David has a long, distinguished record of developing new markets with various organizations and industries. 

Prior to joining Synovia, David was the Director of Business Development for 1Mage Software. David oversaw corporate business development as well as channel partner development and growth. Previous to this, David held various sales management positions with Canon Business Solutions, IKON Business Solutions and TDS Telecom. 

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Synovia introduces Synsurance™, a new fully turnkey, hosted service

Posted by Bill Westerman on Thu, Feb 02, 2012 @ 12:57 AM
Indianapolis — February 2012. Keeping with its promise to serve customers with innovative solutions delivered with outstanding support, Synovia introduces Synsurance™, a new fully turnkey, hosted service that keeps systems updated and running and improves cash flow. Through Synsurance™, Synovia provides a price guarantee for the term of agreement, and a new monthly billing model helps customers keep their finances fluid. Other benefits include: 

• Guaranteed 99% uptime 
• Lifetime warranty for replacements 
• No upfront costs 
• Automatic quarterly updates with new features, map data, patches, hot fixes 
• Automatic hardware script updates –twice per year – proactive calling 
• Live 24 months of data with managed back-ups and permanent archival (never lose data once it hits the servers) 
• Proactive assessment of hardware/software/planned data import before Fall semester begins 

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David Payne joins Synovia as the Regional Sales Manager of the Southern US

Posted by Bill Westerman on Mon, Jan 02, 2012 @ 12:59 AM
Indianapolis — January 2012. David Payne has joined Synovia’s dedicated team of professionals, bringing more than 30 years of sales and sales management leadership experience to better serve Synovia clients. In his role as the Southern Region Sales and Marketing Manager, Payne will be responsible for new business development of Synovia’s Fleet Management and Software Solutions. Recognized for his contributions to marketing and management of both high-tech start-ups as well as established marketing firms, Payne is a welcome addition to the field of proven solutions Synovia offers its clients.

Payne’s background includes senior-level roles in marketing, sales, sales management, and account management in the marketing, software, health, and information management industries. He holds a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in marketing from the University of Dayton, Ohio. 

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Synovia Launches The SilverLining Suite of Solutions at 2010 NAPT Summit

Posted by Bill Westerman on Mon, Nov 01, 2010 @ 01:02 AM
Indianapolis — November, 2010. Designed to bring fleets easier and faster solutions that work right the first time, The SilverLining Suite of Solutions offers customers web-based options to track, manage, route and respond to what's happening on the road. The latest addition to the Suite is the fully integrated 21st Century Routing solution that informs every decision with accurate and meaningful data from your fleet.

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Synovia Breaks New Ground Utilizing Micronet WinCE-Based MDT

Posted by Bill Westerman on Wed, Jul 08, 2009 @ 01:03 AM
Indianapolis — July 8, 2009. Micronet and Synovia have collaborated in the past year on the development of a fully integrated school-bus fleet management and student transportation solution, leading to the recently announced significant project wins by Synovia.

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Synovia in the Spotlight On Technology

Posted by Bill Westerman on Thu, Feb 01, 2007 @ 01:05 AM
School Bus Fleet — February, 2007. Synovia's newest product line, the Passenger Accountability System, helps school districts track and manage special-needs students.

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Fleet Management Software — How Can It Help My Transportation Department?

Posted by Bill Westerman on Sun, Oct 01, 2006 @ 01:06 AM
Georgia School Bus Magazine — Fall, 2006. At its fundamental level, GPS technology will allow districts to remotely monitor where buses travel and what they do along the way. With some additional options, the system may offer live status monitoring, student identification, enhanced mapping and routing, and driver payroll automation.

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