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It’s All About the Implementation
Posted on 09/25/2013 by Ashley Jones | 0 Comments
You’ve purchased a GPS fleet tracking solution, and now you are ready to roll it out on your vehicles and assets. How do you ensure a successful and smooth implementation? A rollout of fleet or asset tracking devices can bring down your productivity if not executed correctly.
So, let’s look at the elements that will ensure a problem-free implementation. There are three main elements of every GPS fleet and asset tracking device deployment: the number of vehicles and assets, the time frame for installation and the location of the installation. If the deployment is small, you may need only an installer or two.
However, if you’re a large business with multiple locations, you may need 12 installers or a dedicated project team to get the job done in the time frame allocated. The quality of the installer is important. Make sure that your provider has a nationwide network of installers so they can get to your site quickly, and make sure that your installer is MECP certified to handle the devices.
A fast rollout doesn’t mean anything if the GPS tracking devices are installed incorrectly and are delivering unreliable performance.
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