AVL – Vehicle Tracking Dispatchers can communicate with field workers
AVL – Vehicle Tracking Beyond viewing and routing Integrates with Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) Integrates with Mobile Field Force (MFF)
GeoNav Utility System Components Dispatch Vehicle Tracking In-Vehicle Navigation & Maps Mobile Field Force Integration
Utility Navigator or Laptop? How much does it cost to implement computers in vehicles? What will be the main uses in the vehicles? Do computers in vehicles save time and money? Culturally, do field workers use computers to the full extent?
Utility Navigator or Laptop? Average cost difference between one Utility navigator and one ruggedized laptop is over $3,600 HARDWARE COST GeoNav Utility Navigator System 1,695 Mount 85 Training time 21 Annual Man hours maintenance cost 13 Total 1,814 Ruggedized Laptop Solution HARDWARE COST Ruggedized Laptop 3,500 Industrial AC-DC plug 105 Routing/Map Software 500 Configuration of Map Software 340 GPS Antenna 100 Mounting 300 Mount Installation 125 Annual Man hours maintenance cost 510 Total5,480
Customer Identified ROI Benefits Leverage existing Garmin GPS hardware investment Utilize existing GIS data investment Create corporate-wide standard look & feel Increased productivity Inexpensive & easily updated Reduction in paper map books Less Time spent “lost” or “finding” facilities Simple & low cost alternative to laptops Health, Safety, Better Information Exchange