Global Positioning System
An absolute necessity of transportation industry is to able to track vehicles in their fleet in real-time, give route related directions to driver, carry remote diagnostic on the vehicles, and analyzing data generated by the system for business benefits.
Storing, managing, and processing the insane amount of data generated by the various sensors and actuators connected to a vehicle including on-board OBD and GPS devices needs auxiliary computing power and available storage, which only the cloud can deliver.
The advent of smartphones has made people expect too much from their handheld devices to the point this tendency has become a necessity. Mobile apps bring various benefits to drivers, clients and fleet handlers and make their life easier.