It is the era of smart phones, smart televisions, smart lights and everything smart so much so that Google has introduced smart cars which will be driverless. The Internet of things has changed the way people used to live and introduced technology in every facet of life. Governments are also investing heavily in automating the processes which reduce redundant work from the labor force.
Using technology makes a great difference and brings efficiency in the working methods of all the governments. To make garbage collection easy, convenient, hassle free and garbage pickup and drop, garbage trucks embedded with technology are to be introduced.
The garbage trucks with technology were introduced to make the garbage collection easy and technology driven. The fleet management system was introduced to track the garbage trucks and keep the residents informed about the current location of the truck, the time it will take to reach the pick-up point, and the waiting duration for the residents. Having all of this information makes it very convenient for the residents of the area.
This information is provided by an application that is developed for the Fleet Management System. The app has different features like:
- immediate location retrieval
- time calculation for arrival and departure time
- the waiting time at one pick up point
- the information about the route on each day
- updating the resident about the delay in the time for a particular
- a weather forecast as an additional feature.
All of this information is not only beneficial for the residents but also for the government to churn later and use data mining techniques to make improvements in the process to bring efficiency. The historical data so gathered from the app can be used for mapping different data points and bringing in more automation in the process. This will …» Read more