SAM- Smart Automobile Management
SAM is a combination of hardware & software where hardware gets installed in vehicle and connect vehicle to mobile App through cloud connectivity.
Problem FacedBy Truck Owners
Truck owners providing logistic and supply chain solutions have a major problem in controlling the operational cost, many times which goes out of budget and eat up the profits. Operational cost in the system is very much dependent on the vehicle and driver’s performance.
Best Solution for Truck Owners
GPS Tracking System is not just a live tracking tool, but a tool that helps you analyse vehicle performance. It allows you to set alert for unwanted scenarios, and send instant notifications for set threshold. With advance features like ‘Safe-Zone Alerts’ or ‘Geo-fence Alerts’ you can mark restricted areas on map and get notified on vehicle’s entry and exit. ‘Playback History’ is a full day travel history of vehicle, that can help in controlling frauds and wrong decisions taken by the driver.
Essential data points recorded in a good vehicle tracking system are as follows:
- Distance Covered: Total distance covered for the day.
- Run Time: Time for which engine was running ,and vehicle was moving.
- Idle Time: Time for which engine was running, but vehicle was not moving.
- Maximum Speed: Max speed of the day.
- Average Speed: Avg speed of the day.
Weekly or monthly comparison of above data points can give useful insights to make powerful business decisions. Get instant alerts for above data point to take necessary action in time. For example, setting an alert for maximum speed (point 4) helps you restrict your driver under a defined limit. Similarly, there can be alerts and thresholds defined for all data points.
How it works
GPS tracking system is an integration of hardware and software. Hardware needs to get installed in your vehicle so that you can use Mobile App or Web Dashboard, to check everyday performance trip. Mobile App is convenient to use and keeps you handy all the time, however, web dashboard can be very effective for higher number of vehicles.
There are various hardware-software combinations available in market. Device quality and features integrated in the system is what decides the overall cost. Range of cost for tracking systems available in market:
- Hardware cost: Ranging from INR 1,500/- to INR 10,000/-.
- Software cost: Ranging from INR 50/month to INR 500/month.
Grow your profits by reducing the the operational cost. Monitor vehicle daily performance and get instant alerts to avoid unwanted expenses. Correct decision taken at the right time is a key to success.