What is a vehicle tracking system?
Vehicle Tracking System is the technology using which you can keep a constant eye on your commercial and personal vehicles. The vehicles may go anywhere, but you can watch them live seating in front of your computer. Yes this is possible to watch the car moving live on a map and know it's exact location, speed and moving direction. It is also possible to turn of the vehicle's engine (if the equipment is set up in a particular way) remotely in case of emergency. It is a great tool to be used by the fleet management companies to manage and track fleets.
How does the tracking system work?
The gps vehicle tracking software comprises of a GPS tracker, a GSM module and a software (available in desktop and web version) to track the vehicles live on a map. The system gathers the (co-ordinates) longitude and latitude, speed and direction from the satellite with the help of GPS tracker unit in the vehicle and transmits these information to the server via GSM network.
Uses Of Vehicle Tracking System
GPS vehicle tracking system also helps the fleet owners to see the vehicle’s current data like its mileage, speed, engine capacity, direction of travel etc. Ultimately it can ease out some of the task for the fleet owners to manage their fleets and improve their business strategies.
Vehicle tracking system can be used by any individual to protect their vehicles from theft. The system shows the real time location of the vehicle and hence helps to recover your stolen vehicle. If setup properly it is even possible to stop the vehicle's engine remotely.
Vehicle Tracking System can also be used by the parents to ensure the safety of their teens driving the vehicle. System gives you the report of where the vehicle went, its speed, how long it stopped and etc.