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Machinery Chatter
Jim Patrico Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Mon Sep 30, 2013 05:18 PM CDT

Data cards are SO last decade. From now on, data will live in the Cloud. At least that's Trimble's take on how farmers will store and transfer data in the second decade of the 21st century. "We kind of crossed the hurdle of swapping [data] cards," says Mike Martinez, market manager for Trimble's Agriculture Division.

Trimble's product development theme for several years has been the wireless transfer of data from remote vehicles to the Internet where it can be accessed from anywhere. A keystone for Trimble in this wireless realm is the Connected Farm concept, which is a suite of ...

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