Fleet GPS tracking systems are being used by almost all the fleet mangers and owners to take their business to extreme height.
The tracking system used to monitor the fleet work on the radio signals that are emitted by the satellites, these signals are received by the GPS receiver that comes attached in most of the vehicle (However one can also attach them from outside if a vehicle does not have it). With the help of these signals they point out where exactly the vehicle or fleet is, which route it has taken and where it is headed. However a clearer picture is formed when they receive signals from the nearby towers, this helps in forming a detailed picture of the surrounding. This picture is displayed to both the driver of the vehicle and the distant sitting manager, while the manager can deduce where exactly his fleet is the driver can get help in finding the most efficient route.
The information collected by the tracking systems helps the manager to confirm that the fleet is on the right track and the vehicle is not used for any illegal purposes, also he can check the fuel usage of the vehicle and speed of the fleet. Halts that are made by the vehicle can also be seen and manager can come to know about how long were they made.
Global Positioning System tough now mostly used in the fleet business to track and monitor their fleet, was once designed to aid the military personnel. Besides this technology GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) is another tracking technology that is in use very recently.
Tracking systems record all the data from the speed of the vehicle to the fuel usage from the number of the vehicle to the other minute detail. They store these information to the system that can be seen whenever and wherever the owner wants to using some sophisticated softwares.
Fleet GPS tracking systems must be used by fleet owners and managers if they want to insure the safety of their fleet and want to bring out the maximum output.