Go Back   Team-BHP > BHP India > Commercial Vehicles

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 16th January 2015, 10:38   #1
Team-BHP Support
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 7,313
Thanked: 23,882 Times
Default Tata SkoolMan: Telematics for school buses

Tata Motors has launched Tata SkoolMan, a telematics service for school buses, at the ongoing SIAM Bus and Special Vehicles Show. Tata SkoolMan will be a standard fitment on the Tata Ultra range of school buses and will also be available for fitment on other models of school buses in the after-market.

Here is a quick glance at the features incorporated in SkoolMan:

For parents:
  • Automatic SMS alerts to parents/guardians on arrival of the bus
  • Mobile application to track the school bus carrying their children, through a map on a real time basis
  • SMS-based query system to get notifications on the location of the bus
For schools:
  • Real time tracking of buses with a updates generated every 10 seconds
  • Notifications on instances of unsafe driving through a SMS or e-mail
  • Schools can stay assured of data security against any unauthorized access through 256 bit AES data encryption technique for data communication and dedicated server space for school data
  • Geo-fencing restricted regions to prevent entry of buses in zones that schools perceive unsafe for children

For Bus Fleet admins/owners:
  • Route management facility (define bus stops, create and manage routes) for planning and deploying the fleet in an efficient way
  • Engine idling monitoring tracks duration for which the bus was idling helps in minimizing fuel consumption
  • Fleet usage reports are generated, which can be analysed and used to optimise the performance of every bus in the fleet. The reports can be generated
    1. bus wise, route wise, bus stop wise or driver wise
    2. on daily, weekly and monthly basis
    3. for Single vehicles as well as fleets
  • Reminders for any bus related renewals

Tata SkoolMan: Telematics for school buses-school-bus.jpg

Last edited by GTO : 19th January 2015 at 11:54.
Aditya is offline   (12) Thanks Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tata Motors launches 6 Heavy Trucks & FleetMan Telematics Services parrys Commercial Vehicles 51 16th November 2013 16:05
School buses on strike in TN: Protest against stricter norms vinair Commercial Vehicles 1 19th November 2012 16:17
All About LCVs and school buses-my one time pet project sidindica Commercial Vehicles 11 23rd May 2012 16:14
Mercedes-Benz Launches New Mbrace Telematics System hanmust The International Automotive Scene 0 19th November 2009 13:57
6 year old misses bus, drives ford taurus to school,crashes it,walks on to school ! sidindica Shifting gears 21 12th January 2009 22:46

All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 06:16.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks