By Greg Pierce
Today, you can hardly see someone who does not have his or her own mobile phone. GPS tracking devices weren’t popular before and only the military were using them. These devices were used to track their units and even enemy targets. However, these days, there are lots of GPS tracking devices especially for vehicles. In fact mobile companies are adding GPS tracking features in their services. Therefore, a person can be easily monitored using a mobile phone if he gives one his permission.
Though this illustration may seem sad and scary at the same time, it’s actually happening. My friend got married a little early because she had a baby with her first boyfriend. The girl used the guy’s mobile phone to track him because he didn’t trust him. This is probably not a good example for other wives out there because trust should be essential to a relationship no matter what happens. The husband was actually cheating on my friend. It is very useful to have a tracking device or install tracking software on your computer or mobile phone but using it like my friend did can only cause hurt and frustration.
The more pertinent use of these devices is for business reasons. Businesses like those involved in rent-a-car can find this technology to be very useful since this can allow them to monitor all their vehicles and avoid abuses on their cards. Banks can also use this by tracking their vehicles that transport cash from one branch to another. In a more personal matter, parents may find this tool very useful to track their teenage child while they are out partying with friends or if they haven’t been home for a couple of days.
There is also another type of tracking software which does not monitor physical or geographical locations. Rather, this software is used for monitoring bureaucratic processes. These tracking devices are very popular to businessmen who are constantly away for business trips. They use these applications to monitor the flow of operations in his company while he is away. This can be able to give him an overview of the daily flow of sales, invoices sent, payments made, thus, allowing him to see whether there are irregularities or discrepancies in his company as far as daily operations are concerned.
Basically, with tracking software, you are allowed to manage your company even when you have to be physically absent from time to time. In this way, you can enjoy your vacations because you know that you still know what’s happening and you are still in control even from afar.
Put an end to inaccurate time estimates and suspicions when dispatching your trucks and equipment. Intermodal dispatch software or transportation software is specifically created to put you in control even when you’re holed up in your office while your trucks roll away.
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