For the most part, this article will be about getting a list of your vehicles and their associated location history using Geotab’s Java SDK. From there, the data will be served up in JSON format in a REST API using Ktor and Kotlin.

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Hello. I just finished deploying a Ktor REST API & web app to Heroku for a company. There were a few gotchas that I ran into along the way especially with other information I found online. So, I would like to assist you in your deployment process.

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