Florida taxi service selects IPMobileNet solution
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based taxi and limousine service B & L Service, Inc. will deploy IPMobileNet’s IP Series mobile data system for its mobile dispatch and asset tracking needs. B & L Service operates a fleet consisting of 700 vehicles, which includes Yellow Cab of Fort Lauderdale. The IP Series utilizes private VHF channels to exchange vehicle location and dispatch data between the taxi fleet and the dispatch center. The system features 19.2 kb/s over-the-air data rates, plus Ethernet connections at the base station and mobile radios. The multi-site, two-channel network features vehicle radios equipped with integrated GPS receivers for vehicle tracking and dispatching.