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FORT Completes SOC 2 Type 1 Certification

At FORT, we’re committed to developing technology that makes work safer and more secure. Part of that effort is complying with the latest security standards and best practices to keep our customer’s information protected. That’s why we are pleased to announce that we have successfully completed our examination for SOC 2, Type 1. We’re proud to have this recognition of the hard work our team is doing to keep data as secure as possible.

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FORT Welcomes Justin Brown as VP of Sales

As we enter a new season here at FORT, we are excited to welcome Justin Brown as our new VP of Sales. 

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Remote Control

Ways to Use a Safe Remote Control

Smart technology is leading to increased productivity and safety for workers across several industries including agriculture, construction, lawn care, and warehousing. With the addition of autonomy, workers are able to focus on higher-valued tasks instead of the 3Ds - dull, dirty, and dangerous. Though machines are “smarter,” there are still dangers that exist with onsite production. As artificial intelligence develops, it is still necessary for people to stay in the loop and have the ability to intervene or take control of a machine at a moment’s notice. With FORT’s Safe Remote Control (SRC), complex worksites are able to take advantage of automation while keeping humans safe and in control. 

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FORT Welcomes Sineesh Keshav to Board of Directors

FORT Robotics is happy to announce that Sineesh Keshav, Managing Director and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Prologis has joined FORT’s Board of Directors. Prologis has been a FORT investor since early 2021 and participated in the company’s Series B raise that was announced earlier this month.

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Robo-Optimism: Why We Believe in the Promise of Automation

On the heels of a Series B fundraise, FORT Founder and CEO Samuel Reeves reflects on FORT's vision and the true potential of automation. 

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Press Release

FORT’s $25MM Series B Funding Accelerates Expansion of its Machine Communications Platform

The capital will enable FORT to fast-track development of security solutions and broaden the reach of its safety and control platform for smart machines.

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Remote Control

Dataspeed Launches Kinetic Kits With FORT Safe Remote Control

The road to redundant safety and wireless remote control for autonomous vehicle (AV) testing just became faster thanks to FORT's partnership with Dataspeed, a leader in autonomous research vehicles. The combination of our Safe Remote Control and Dataspeed's 'Drive-by-Wire' hardware and software system will equip researchers with a more controlled testing environment for autonomous vehicles and their applications.

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FORT Welcomes Jim Spivey as VP of Finance and Operations

FORT is pleased to welcome Jim Spivey as VP of Finance and Operations. Jim will be responsible for supporting FORT's exponential growth by executing scalable finance and operations initiatives.

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Construction

How Off-Highway OEMs are Combating the Labor Shortage With Automation

The impact of US and global labor shortages can be traced back to many factors in recent years: lack of skilled workers, COVID-related illnesses, as well as a shift in worker mentality. Employers have pushed for increased wages and benefits but are still challenged by the limit of available and willing workers. Now more than ever, companies are looking for ways to increase their product output while keeping their workers in charge and well-equipped. The construction and agricultural industries are looking into new solutions to revitalize their workforce and meet demands; one of these paths leads to automated machinery with a focus on safety and profitability. 

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FORT Welcomes Nivedita Ojha as VP of Product

FORT Robotics, a pioneer in safe communications for autonomous systems, is happy to introduce Nivedita Ojha as Vice President of Product! Nivedita will lead product development and build FORT’s strategic roadmap to address the needs of our customers.

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