When it comes to managing a public fleet of vehicles and mobile assets, implementing telematics has become an increasingly important initiative.
Follow Best Practices
Qualify Telematics to Your Budget
To quality telematics to your budget, it’s a best practice to determine the need to implement the technology and how it will benefit your fleet operations.
Is Telematics Worth Implementing?
When the benefits become clear and it is determined that change is needed, your team can start to feel confident about allocating a portion of the budget to telematics. There is one additional step every organization should take to ensure they purchase the right telematics solution – conducting a pilot to test the technology firsthand.
Why Piloting Validates the Purchase
Purchase Telematics with Confidence
Is The Vendor Listed on Your Preferred Contract?
Advising the various fleet departments about your preferred purchase contract, along with any other important contract details, ensures they are only piloting solutions that will work from procurement’s perspective.
GPS Insight is listed on the following purchasing contracts
Buy Board Cooperative Purchasing
General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule
National Association of State Procurement Officials
Establish the Timeframe for the Purchase
Ensure a Successful Implementation
A well-organized implementation helps avoid an excessive amount of downtime during installations – especially during the times of year your vehicles are used the most.