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New app technology provides car protection and peace of mind

JOHANNESBURG, December 2021 – A progressive web application (PWA) platform from Netstar, a subsidiary of Altron, is helping to keep families safe with live car tracking – not only protecting against...

PWA: A newer, better way to ‘app’

What is a PWA? A Progressive Web App (PWA) is a fast and reliable web application that looks and functions just like the old-fashioned mobile apps you're used to. Although things work a little...

Car jamming surges as festive season approaches

Netstar data shows uptick in remote jamming of vehicle immobilisers in run-up to Black Friday and peak shopping period. Data from vehicle-recovery and fleet-intelligence organisation Netstar – a...

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New app technology provides car protection and peace of mind

New app technology provides car protection and peace of mind

JOHANNESBURG, December 2021 – A progressive web application (PWA) platform from Netstar, a subsidiary of Altron, is helping to keep families safe with live car tracking – not only protecting against car theft, but also reducing the drama of false alarms. Named...

PWA: A newer, better way to ‘app’

PWA: A newer, better way to ‘app’

What is a PWA? A Progressive Web App (PWA) is a fast and reliable web application that looks and functions just like the old-fashioned mobile apps you're used to. Although things work a little differently behind the scenes, from the user's perspective, it's just...

Car jamming surges as festive season approaches

Car jamming surges as festive season approaches

Netstar data shows uptick in remote jamming of vehicle immobilisers in run-up to Black Friday and peak shopping period. Data from vehicle-recovery and fleet-intelligence organisation Netstar – a subsidiary of Altron – shows a sharp rise in incidents of car-jamming, as...

Netstar appoints Nicky Sheridan as new Sales Executive

Netstar appoints Nicky Sheridan as new Sales Executive

JOHANNESBURG, November 2021 – Vehicle-recovery and fleet-intelligence company Netstar, a subsidiary of Altron, has appointed Nicky Sheridan to head up its sales division as the organisation’s new Sales Executive. Sheridan will join Netstar in January 2022 and his...

Megan Heine – Crime-fighting pilot and role model

Megan Heine – Crime-fighting pilot and role model

It is early morning, and chopper pilot Megan Heine doesn’t have time to sip her coffee. Instead, the 30-year-old is running towards her Robinson 44 helicopter. Seconds ago, she was alerted to a hijacking that had just taken place outside Pretoria. She is based at...

Netstar appoints new Chief Technology Officer

Netstar appoints new Chief Technology Officer

JOHANNESBURG, September 2021 – Vehicle-recovery and fleet-intelligence company Netstar, a subsidiary of Altron, has appointed Clifford de Wit as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). De Wit will take over from current CTO Francois Stols, who is retiring at the end of the...

Workplace gender transformation: Start where you are

Workplace gender transformation: Start where you are

Women’s empowerment in the corporate space is an ongoing journey. Accelerating that journey requires conscious action. Netstar Head: Human Capital Pamela Xaba describes how that led to the Netstar Women’s Network. August 6th was an exciting day at Netstar, a...

Netstar – WeBuyCars partnership a boost for buyers

Netstar – WeBuyCars partnership a boost for buyers

JOHANNESBURG, August 2021 – An innovative partnership between vehicle tracking company Netstar, a subsidiary of Altron, and popular South African car-sales platform WeBuyCars means buyers of pre-owned vehicles can protect their new vehicles from the moment of...

New Data Reveals Impact of Looting on Delivery to SA Consumers

New Data Reveals Impact of Looting on Delivery to SA Consumers

Johannesburg, July 21st  — New data released by Netstar has revealed the massive impact the protests and looting of last week have had on the trucking industry’s ability to deliver much needed goods to market. Netstar says three major clients lost more than 613 000km...