Technology-enabled fleet management solutions use electronics, communications software and analytics to support customers by maximizing the uptime and efficiency of their equipment while minimizing the cost of ownership through lifecycle planning and management. Most Caterpillar equipment is factory-equipped -- or can be retrofit with -- one or more of the technologies below.
Caterpillar offers the following technology products to improve fleet operations:
- Machine Security System: An Equipment Theft Deterrent System
- Product LinkTM: A remote monitoring solution that collects data from your asset's electronic control module and provides information you can use to more efficiently and effectively manage your fleet
- RAC: Road Analysis Control
- VIMS: Vital Information Management System. The current release includes VIMSpc.
- VIMS Supervisor: Vital Information Management System Supervisor Software provides custom fleet production and maintenance reports by extracting data from the VIMS PC® Database.