A holistic e-Fleet Management System is a web-based Fleet Management System that can ‘Virtualize your Fleet’. It is an end- to end solution comprising of both hardware and software for Fleet owners and Operators to possess a virtual remote-control visibility and security blanket in real-time, over mobile resources.
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The hardware aspect of the solution involves the design and development of Mobile Data Terminals that are installed in vehicles. The MDT products are installed with high-end processors and equipped with application software that would communicate with the backend ERP via Wireless LAN, 3G GSM, GPS and Bluetooth technologies. Load cells are installed in all vehicles for accurate assessment of cargo loads for revenue invoicing to the customer. A PDA-based signature capture system is also developed to capture customer signatures and report job-completion instantly. Other hardware features and interfaces include On board memory, Power management, Enclosure made of Poly-carbonate material, wired communication, Wireless communication (3G-GSM/WiFi/GPS/Bluetooth), External Memory and Audio interface. Any of these interfaces can be used for Peripheral connectivity such as printers, card readers and camera.