Trimble, a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based provider of GPS products, announced that CalAmp is supplying customized telematics tracking devices and systems management technology for Trimble’s field service management (FSM) vehicle- and asset-monitoring solutions.
“Trimble will focus on the value-add fleet management, work management, diagnostics, driver safety and mobility software and cloud services that enable organizations to improve efficiency and productivity,” the company said. “The Trimble solutions allow fleet managers and equipment dealers to locate and monitor the health and utilization of their vehicles and equipment, and proactively manage maintenance.”
The CalAmp devices are designed to improve field service response time by tracking vehicle and equipment location to efficiently deploy service technicians. The Trimble solutions incorporate equipment warnings and diagnostic information to improve first-time fix rates and increase customer satisfaction, according to Trimble.
“Equipment dealers and fleet managers will benefit from the integration of Trimble’s solutions to improve their service and maintenance workflows and business systems,” the company added.
John Cameron, general manager of Trimble’s FSM Division, said the company is partnering with CalAmp to strengthen its FSM portfolio.
“Working together, CalAmp will deliver an industry-leading telematics device and Trimble will focus on field service management software technology,” Cameron said. “The end goal is to deliver a complete solution to transform work processes and efficiency for our customers.”