It’s hard to know what’s really happening out in the field. That can mean missed opportunities, poor productivity or unnecessary costs. We can help change that, with a full 360-degree view of your fleet’s daily operations.
Know what’s going on in the field so you can dispatch more efficiently, improve customer service and reduce time spent calling drivers for updates. Our fleet tracking supports both small and large business fleets.
Vehicle performance is collected in near real time, then processed using a secure web-based application from Verizon Connect that presents your fleet data visually, providing you with near real-time alerts and actionable reports. Easily see ways that helps you reduce your fuel, labor, and maintenance spend.
High-resolution maps with smart clustering and detail on demand provide a simple yet powerful tool to view the near real-time activity and current status of all your vehicles, workers and mobile equipment no matter where they are.
Gain access to diagnostic data that only Ford can offer, helping you meet targets for fuel efficiency, driver safety, engine health, and more. Using connected maintenance, you’ll also be able to share that information directly with your local service center.
Help reduce labor and fuel costs by minimizing idle time and total mileage while increasing productivity, efficiency, and safety. The good news is you won’t be overwhelmed with a mountain of data. With flexible custom reports you’ll get just the right amount of information to make the decisions that matter to your business.
One of the things that our customers love about us is our ability to adapt – whatever they need we have the smarts, experience and industry partners to make it happen. When it comes to hardware we’ve made it easy - we work with the assets you’ve got but we also have OEM partners that can mean zero installation costs and no downtime.
Starting model year 2019, there are easy ways to connect your vehicles to Verizon Connect fleet and receive data from your Ford vehicle:
Order your vehicles with Ford embedded hardware built-in.
Ford Motor Company offers standard and optional OEM-grade, factory installed telematics modems. FordPass Connect 4G Wi-Fi Modems and Ford Fleet Telematics Modems both provide Verizon Connect Fleet telematics services through our authorized provider status with Ford. Visit fleet.ford.com to submit your Ford vehicles to Verizon Connect for modem and Ford Data Services activation. Visit commercialsolutions.ford.com to learn more about Ford Commercial Solutions and Ford Data Services.
Verizon Connect Fleet for Ford
Contact a Verizon Connect account representative to order service on your Ford vehicles. Verizon Connect will provide hardware to connect new or existing supported Ford vehicles. Activation is automatic.
For any vehicle or asset.
Being asset agnostic means we provide our customers hardware solutions for all of their needs. From cars and cranes to heavy haulers, we enable you to track and manage all of your assets in a single view.
Our fleet software can help you uncover hidden costs while revealing potential for greater productivity and efficiency. In fact, many fleets can experience a positive ROI. From planning through implementation, integration and training, we’re dedicated to your results, your ROI and your bottom line.
You can’t manage what you’re not measuring. Use our smart dashboards and fleet management reporting tools to analyze trends, and compare against industry benchmarks. What’s giving you a good return, and what isn’t? You’ll soon know where you can save, and operate a more efficient fleet.
Set up customized access and security levels to meet the needs of your organization. Create unlimited users and assign them to specific groups for easier management.
Web-based software (SaaS) offers significant savings on IT and hardware costs and gives your mobile workforce access to critical data, alerts and reports.
Integrate with other enterprise systems such as SAP using standard web-based APIs (REST, SOAP etc.). Help improve the speed and accuracy of data collection for your payroll, HR and CRM solutions.
Track vehicle maintenance to easily generate alerts for your own service department or local dealer. Help improve the accuracy of your preventive maintenance program to reduce costs.
Never miss a thing with patented technology that cleverly groups nearby assets. Simplify management of even large fleets and see critical fleet data at a glance.
Choose the condition that triggers the alert (speeding, idling, harsh braking, etc.) and who receives it. For example, if you want drivers to slow down in the rain or snow, trigger a lower-limit speeding alert when the vehicle’s wipers are active.
With fleet data securely stored for up to two years you can run historical reports to uncover insightful trends, support investigations and extrapolate reliable forecasts. Cloud-based storage is regularly backed up and replicated.
Get valuable insight on map locations with the most current and comprehensive satellite imagery commercially available. Includes both Streetside and Birds Eye views for extra detail. New images added daily.
Mark your map with markers (also referred to as POIs or landmarks) to identify areas of interest such as depots, customers, jobsites or prohibited locations. Filter the map view to show specific marker types.
Show interactive GIS data (such as power or sewer lines, land use grids or parcel data) as a map layer. Supports ESRI Shapefile, MapInfo MID/MIF, Autodesk DXF).
By monitoring all high-value assets you can know quickly which equipment could be getting you a better return. Relocate or sell unused assets, and help improve the ROI on what you’ve got.
Quickly locate and dispatch the nearest mobile worker with the right skills and vehicle for the job. Filter by attributes or tags and sort by distance. Right-sized dispatch reduces per-mile costs and double-handling of jobs.
Replay one or more vehicle’s route history for specific dates and follow the actual route taken by drivers. Displays specific events as part of the route replay, such as speeding or stops, and shows history alongside other drivers.
Locate assets of interest quicker using the powerful search function that automatically updates the map based on your query. Easily find a vehicle, driver, location or tagged group for easier management of large fleets.
Securely share a restricted view of your fleet activities to outside contractors or third parties. Set limits on what data can be seen and for how long. Ideal for work order confirmation, storm recovery or disaster response work.
Your fleet data has greater value when it’s part of a connected solution. Build custom workflow scripts that can be triggered based on multiple conditions.
Not every fleet is the same. A flexible terminology module allows you to localize key elements of the user interface so it reflects your business more closely. For example, change driver to field technician or vehicle to crane.
Go global with multiple language support including Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese and Arabic. Tracked assets can be tagged to specific time zones for more accurate reporting.
A powerful tool for creating a detailed window on historical events. Improve the speed and efficiency of internal investigations for damage claims or accidents, easily replaying the sequence of events.
Combine all your mobile workforce software on a single platform for improved operational efficiency and data sharing. A true end-to-end connected intelligence platform.
Each driver gets a unique key fob, required for each journey. Report on vehicle behavior by assigned driver to isolate training opportunities.
Track fuel card usage and automatically identify suspicious transactions using smart algorithms that minimize fuel card fraud.
Setup hour tracking to manage legal driving hours and help improve the accuracy of trip scheduling to keep drivers within legal HOS limits.
Monitor and manage all types of mobile equipment to help improve safety, security and utilization. AEMP compatible.
Everything from factory fitted (such as GM’s OnStar) to aftermarket hardware and Garmin integration – we’ve made it super easy to start tracking today.