Why Supporting Your Mobile Workforce Is Good Business

Why Supporting Your Mobile Workforce Is Good Business

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30% of each vehicle’s Total Cost of Ownership is influenced by the way the car is driven.


Each of the devices that form part of the TomTom PRO 8 series is a customisable driver terminal that connects driver and vehicle data to business processes, while helping drivers to be safer on the road.

What does this mean for your business? Data is power. Having the correct data at your fingertips allows you to make better decisions for your business, enabling you to improve efficiencies while saving on costs.

The TomTom PRO 8 series of driver terminals are designed to seamlessly integrate information captured in the field into back-end systems, to enable better decision-making and improved customer service levels based on current data.

This customisable device offers new opportunities to further digitise the workflow process through WEBFLEET and bespoke business apps developed by TomTom, whilst staying in control of device management in the field.

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It also helps the driver by providing support from award winning solutions such as navigation and traffic, and OptiDrive 360, to help your drivers drive on the correct routes for their vehicle, and in a safer and more efficient driving style.

TomTom PRO 8 Series features include:

  • Top-class navigation: Ensure your fleet drives with the latest map, and that you have access to the fastest routes to your customers.
  • Orders: Send clear order instructions directly to the driver terminal. Include order type, full address, contact details and any special instructions. The drivers are able to follow the faster available route.
  • Messages: Use WEBFLEET to send and receive messages about a job without calling and disturbing your mobile workforce. TomTom PRO devices are also using text-to-speech technology to read out messages, increasing your drivers’ safety.
  • Logbook: Mileage capturing made easy with a TomTom PRO driver terminal. By simply touching the screen a driver can register a journey as private, commuting or business.
  • Working Time: Report working time and driving time to show your compliance.

Drivers use the device to register the moment they start work, take a break or head for home.

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OptiDrive 360° empowers drivers of all vehicles, from cars to vans and heavy commercial vehicles, to improve driving performance continuously, before, during and after trips. All driving performance information is displayed on a TomTom PRO driver terminal.

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Video input

  • Dedicated video cradle provides PAL or NTSC, and universal camera input support
  • Standard with TRUCK versions, available as an option for standard devices
  • Ideal for use with rear facing camera, also offers ‘parking guidance’
  • Auto switch to camera view when reversing
  • Small camera view via home screen widget.

Camera

  • Camera for image capture and/or barcode scanning to integrate into workflows
  • Integrated flashlight
  • Only products in class that support a camera.

Data Security & Privacy

  • Configurable settings for data flow and management enable you to remain in control of security and privacy for your users.
TomTom Telematics
TomTom Telematics is a Business Unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management, vehicle telematics and connected car services. WEBFLEET is a Software-as-a-Service solution, used by small to large businesses to improve vehicle performance, save fuel, support drivers and increase overall fleet efficiency. In addition, TomTom Telematics provides services for the insurance, rental and leasing industries, car importers and companies that address businesses as well as consumers. TomTom Telematics is one of the world’s leading telematics solution providers with more than 763,000 subscriptions worldwide. The company services drivers in more than 60 countries, giving them the industry’s strongest local support network and widest range of sector-specific third party applications and integrations. More than 48,000 customers benefit every day from the high standards of confidentiality, integrity and availability of our ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified service, re-audited in November 2016. For further information, please visit telematics.tomtom.com Follow us on Twitter @TomTomWEBFLEET@TomTomWEBFLEET