John Deere Mobile Data Transfer

John Deere Mobile Data Transfer

John Deere Mobile Data Transfer (MDT) reduces the need to manually transfer data via USB flash drive between office, machine, and business partners, increasing customer uptime and productivity, reducing the risk of data loss, and enabling easy data sharing and quicker decision making.
 
MDT connects operators to their data when utilizing mixed fleet solutions or older John Deere equipment. With MDT, operators are able to share information within the Operations Center for most of their fleets, including some competitive displays.

Key Features

Transfer files in the field immediately to and from operators

John Deere Mobile Data Transfer (MDT) creates a seamless portal to and from the Operations Center and enables immediate access to business critical information. It allows growers and their trusted advisers to wirelessly share data with one another via their preferred cellular provider without having to waste time and resources traveling to exchange a data storage device.

Exporting data to the USB device

Exporting data to the USB device

 
John Deere MDT utilizes a USB to Wi-Fi device in order to export files from an in-cab display then sends those files directly to the Operations Center of MyJohnDeere using a smartphone. Additionally, setup and prescription files can be pulled from the My Files section of the Operations Center account while in a machine in the field.

Provides connectivity for mixed fleets

Send files seamlessly from the cab

Send files seamlessly from the cab

John Deere Mobile Data Transfer (MDT) connects growers to their data no matter what brand is on the machine. MDT bridges the connectivity gap as customers continue to upgrade from non-modular telematics gateway (MTG)-enabled machines to MTG-enabled machines.

Accommodates mixed fleets

Accommodates mixed fleets

 
Additionally, when paired with an approved in-cab display, MDT brings data collected from growers’ competitive equipment into one centralized location, the Operations Center. From tillage to harvest, John Deere is putting growers’ data at their fingertips.

For use with competitive displays

For use with competitive displays

Eliminates the need to transport and manage USB devices

Send files over cellular data plan or wait to send over Wi-Fi signal

Send files over cellular data plan or wait to send over Wi-Fi signal

John Deere Mobile Data Transfer (MDT) will eliminate manual transfer of data via USB flash drive between office, machine, and business partners, increasing customer uptime and productivity, reducing the risk of data loss, and enabling easy data sharing and quicker decision making. With MDT and the Operations Center, growers can now decide who can see their data and what can be seen at the click of a button.

Seamlessly send data to and from the Operations Center

Seamlessly send data to and from the Operations Center

Consolidates data from differing display brands into one place


John Deere Mobile Data Transfer (MDT) enables growers to consolidate data from multiple display brands into one centralized location where impactful, data-driven decisions can be made. For the first time, growers utilizing approved competitive displays can quickly and easily send their production data to the Operations Center to be viewed in Field Analyzer or be used by third-party API applications.

Additionally, prescription files can be pulled from the display without leaving the cab of the tractor. During the hectic planting and spraying seasons, this functionality can create impactful time savings that translates to higher profitability for growers.

Functional Areas

Compatible with a variety of in-cab displays

John Deere mobile data transfer (MDT) and the John Deere Operations Center are compatible with the following displays:

Display Prescription files
Operations Center to display
Documentation data
Display to Operations Center
Setup data Minimum software version
GreenStar™ 3 2630 Display X X X 3.19.1117
Ag Leader® Integra display X X Upload only* 5.2
Ag Leader Versa™ display X X Upload only* 5.2
Ag Leader InCommand™ 1200 display X X Upload only* 1.1
Ag Leader InCommand 800 display X X Upload only* 1.1
Raven Envizio Pro™ display X X Upload only* 3.8.0.56
Raven Viper® 4 display X X Upload only* 2.1.6
Raven Viper Pro™ display X X Upload only*
Trimble® FmX® display X 5.5
Trimble® CfX® display X V1.9

*Display to Operations Center
 
Ag Leader, Integra, Versa, and InCommand are trademarks of Ag Leader Technology Inc. Raven Envizio Pro, Viper, and Viper 4 are trademarks of Raven Industries Incorporated. Trimble, CfX, and FmX are trademarks of Trimble Navigation Limited Corporation.

Mobile device compatibility

The mobile data transfer app can be downloaded from either the iTunes® store or Google Play™ store. Once downloaded, it will appear with an icon label of MyTransfer. It is compatible with the following smartphone operating systems:

  • Apple® iPhone® smartphone – iOS™ 7 and iOS 8 Operating Systems
  • Android® software – KitKat, Jelly Bean, and Lollipop Operating Systems.

Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. Apple, iTunes, iOS, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc.