Our history

2016
November

Wialon Hits Million

The Wialon system has got its 1 000 000th unit connected! It took Gurtam 6 years to multiply the total number of units a hundredfold. This all-time milestone proves Wialon is efficient, reliable and applicable in different business domains.

2016
October

Wialon in TOP-10

According to Capterra, Wialon ranks the 4th among the most popular fleet management systems in the world.

2016
August

500 000 units

A final countdown to half a million monitoring units in Wialon Hosting is over, with 500 000th unit registered just recently. This is a new milestone for the company, the product and the team focused on the common goal.

2016
February

WiaTag

WiaTag mobile application release. A new step in the development of software trackers for smartphones by Gurtam after GPS Tag. WiaTag is intended for mobile workforce management and personal tracking.

2016
February

New office in Dubai

After reaching the milestone of 100 countries Gurtam aimed at the Middle East. To strengthen its positions in the rapidly developing region the decision was made to open a new office in Dubai.

2015
July

100 countries

Gurtam solutions are used in 100 countries globally. Bosnia and Herzegovina became the milestone for Gurtam geographical expansion.

2015
February

400 000 units

400 000 units worldwide are serviced by Wialon server center.

2014
July

CIS market leader

Wialon ranked #1 satellite tracking system in Russia and the CIS according to Berg Insight analytical report.

2014
March

Gurtam moves offices for the 4th time

Gurtam headquarters was relocated to an A-Class business center to provide the most comfortable working environment for further product development. Today Gurtam occupies 4 floors with modern open space facilities. Gurtam team moved offices for the 4th time, making its way from an average apartment.

2013
October

First time at GITEX

For the first time Gurtam participates in GITEX international information and telecommunication technologies exhibition in Dubai. In the following years our participation became a tradition and allowed us to strengthen positions in the MEA region.

2013
July

Boston office

Boston office foundation to enter the New World. Gurtam team specialists in the region boosted Wialon presence in the markets of both the American continents.

2012
July

100 000 units

The number of units in Wialon server center reached 100 000.

2012
January

GPS Tag

The release of GPS Tag application, allowing to use a smartphone as a GPS-tracking device.

2011
August

50 countries

Gurtam partners operate in 50 countries worldwide. Georgia has become the 50th!

2010
November

Telematics 2010

The first partner conference was held in Minsk. Subsequently the event has become a tradition and since then the conference is arranged annually.

2010
April

First time at CeBIT

For the first time Gurtam has been represented internationally through participation in CeBIT IT expo in Hannover, Germany, being the largest in Europe. Subsequently Gurtam has become a regular participant of the event.

2009
October

Moscow office

Russian business community and legislation authorities specifics called for Moscow office foundation. Subsequently Wialon has become one of the leading solutions in the region.

2009
June

First time at Navitech Expo

For the first time Gurtam presented proprietary developments at the international Navitech Expo in Moscow. Since than the company became its permanent participant.

2007
September

GPS-Trace release

GPS-Trace was released as a non-commercial tracking service. Today the system allows to connect 5 units, including one vehicle. Today GPS-Trace is used in 159 countries worldwide.

2006
September

The 1st version of Wialon

Gurtam foundation and Wialon (Wialon=>Wialon Beta1=>Wialon Bet2=>Wialon B2) entering the market. The system possessed an open code and a set of basic functions for vehicle tracking.

2004
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2006

GPSDisp

GPSDisp development and occasional sales. Only 8 copies of the proprietary Windows-based local software for dispatchers were sold.

2002
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2004

Path to the Idea

At first the company was mainly engaged in outsourcing projects barely connected with satellite tracking. But over time we focused on the area, with Atlant Satellite project being a test of pen. The development of vehicle satellite tracking software united AtlantMotors, a Volkswagen dealer in Minsk, and BelRadioPage beeper company.

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