You always want to keep your personal car or other owned heavy-duty vehicles in good condition. For that, you need more in-depth information about your vehicle like the service period, oil change time etc. With the right information at right time, you can keep your vehicle run smooth.
Now if you own a Mahindra vehicle, then you are on the bright side of the tech. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd part of the Mahindra Group has unveiled Mahindra DiGiSENSE, a platform that helps the vehicle owner to track their vehicles and provide other vital information on a real-time basis 24×7.
The DiGiSENSE platform will be available for the entire line-up of Mahindra’s vehicles, which include Cars, tractors, trucks and construction equipment. One need to subscribe to the service, which will cost between Rs 5,000 to Rs 10,000 per vehicle.
DiGiSENSE means digitally enabled sensing which effectively utilizes the cloud-based technology platform. It provides the vehicle owner with vital information about their vehicles on a real-time basis. This includes the location tracking, route planning, vehicle health monitor, trip optimization, machine hour operations and more.
With the platform, drivers can instantly contact emergency during a breakdown. Whereas service teams can remotely diagnose and monitor the vehicle’s health and productivity parameters, on a real time basis.
Mahindra DiGiSENSE features
- Cloud-based technology platform customized for individual needs.
- Route planning and Delivery tracking.
- Trip optimization.
- Geo-fencing – this allows you to create a fence within which your vehicle has to operate in for safety and fuel savings.
- Breakdown assistance remote engine diagnostics.
- Get snapshot summary of the vehicle usage basis distance, location, usage, alerts, deliveries completed, breakdown etc.
- Vehicle health monitoring.
So what’s included in the unit? The DiGiSENSE unit or connectivity control unit (CCU) include a SIM card with a data plan and GPS. This unit will send the vehicle position and other information to DiGiSENSE cloud in real-time.
In DiGiSENSE cloud the information received from different connectivity units is securely stored and processed. This processed data is then passed to the vehicle owner and service team when required.