t-matics is a fleet management tool that utilizes a Vehicle Management System (VMS) to track and report operating behavior of a forklift and/or a forklift operator.
What is a Vehicle Management System (VMS)?
A Vehicle Management System (VMS) is a system that facilitates the transfer of operating data from a forklift to individuals via standard or customized reports.
How big does a fleet have to be to justify using t-matics?
Toyota provides two t-matics products: t-matics MOBILE and t-matics COMMAND. t-matics MOBILE is advantageous for any size fleet and operates entirely via cellular signal. t-matics COMMAND can operate over cellular or WiFi and is a more comprehensive telematics solution. t-matics COMMAND is ideal for fleets of at least 10 or more forklifts.
What makes Toyota t-matics different?
t-matics MOBILE is the only individual forklift-based cellular telematics solution currently on the market with a full-featured set of monitoring and analytic capabilities. t-matics MOBILE is capable of generating reports on individual forklifts or entire fleets. t-matics COMMAND is powered by I.D. Systems, Inc., which, for more than 15 years, has successfully deployed wireless asset…
What are installation options for t-matics?
All t-matics products can be installed in the field by JIT Toyota-Lift technicians or factory installed on new forklift purchases.
What software does Toyota t-matics require?
Only an internet browser is required. Both t-matics MOBILE and t-matics COMMAND are capable of web-based reporting.
Is t-matics MOBILE or t-matics COMMAND better?
It depends on your needs and application. t-matics MOBILE is a forklift-based cellular solution, meaning the data will transfer anywhere an appropriate cellular signal is detected and will transmit data of the forklift only. t-matics COMMAND is facility-based forklift and forklift operator management solution, meaning the forklift must stay with a certain range of the…
How can Toyota t-matics save me money?
Toyota t-matics is a fleet management tool that reports on the utilization, productivity and maintenance needs of an individual forklift, an entire fleet and/or an individual forklift operator. t-matics will help create accountability among forklift operators, reduce damanaging impacts, plan maintenance schedules and provide the data needed to effectively manage fleet sizes, material handling operations,…