9 November 2012

Ghana: Fleet Manager Service Launched

Vodafone Ghana has launched an exciting and innovation tracking service specifically designed for tracking and managing fleet of vehicles and general mobile assets for companies.

Business customers with five or more vehicles within the SME, Corporate and Government sectors will now be able to increase productivity and efficiency whilst reducing operational costs and ensuring the safety of people and property.

The introduction of the service will eliminate various challenges companies face with respect to the management of their fleet of cars and mobile assets, driving idling, over-speeding ,hijacking, fuel and car theft, high operational cost, safety of people and property will now be a thing of past, with this service which comes with features such as fuel sensors for monitoring fuel consumption, digital cameras for taking pictures around the vehicle, audio voice recognition for knowing the identity of the drivers.

Officials of Vodafone say this product will improve productivity, reduce accidents, improve safety of passengers and reduce cost significantly.

The tracking system includes a GPS tracking device with a data SIM installed in the vehicle and tracking software installed on a computer and accessed by the customer through the internet on real time basis from the comfort of their office.

Customers can monitor a number of vehicles located in any part of the country and beyond simultaneously. The tracking device will send event reports to the customer via SMS, email or pop ups should any alarm trigger, for swift response.

Derek Appiah, Head of Vodafone Business Solutions noted: "Our aim is to always empower our customers with products and services which will add value to the day to day operation of their businesses".

"This product is a testament to our promise to deliver unique customer solutions and to empower our customers to be fruitful in their businesses; we have listened to our customers, recognised their challenges and created an innovative solution to meet their needs", he said.

Copyright © 2012 Ghanaian Chronicle. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.