PeopleNet Vs TranWare (Sep 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Sep 07, 2020

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Looking for the right Fleet management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. in this article we compare between the 2 software products:

Vendor comparison

PeopleNet Communications: Founded in 1994, PeopleNet provides fleet mobility technology for North America’s land transportation industry that enables greater levels of safety, compliance, cost reduction and customer service. The PeopleNet platform combines network communications, mobility and analytics to create the next-generation standard in technology-driven fleet performance and decision-making management. Its products are used by more than 2,000 truckload, LTL, private, and energy services fleets in the United States and Canada, including several Fortune 500 companies. The company aggressively develops new products that continue to improve fleet management. Industry recognition of the company’s leadership includes: Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award, Inbound Logistics Top 100 Award; Food Logistics’ 100 Top Technology Solutions and Service Providers; Frost & Sullivan Market Engineering Award; and M2M Value Chain Award. PeopleNet is a Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) Company and part of its international Transportation and Logistics Division. PeopleNet was named as a key factor in Trimble’s top ranking by ABI Research’s 2013 Commercial Fleet Telematics Competitive Assessment.

Universal TranWare, LLC.: Universal TranWare™ has been a leading technology and services company focused on the taxi and limousine industry technology since its inception. We are a proudly American company with a longer than 16 year track record of innovation, reliability, and affordability. We have developed our large client base, solid reputation and remarkably high client retention by providing more than just affordable leading edge solutions. We have earned it by steadfastly supporting what we sell and by seeing ourselves as partners in the long-term success of our clients. Our proprietary technologies, carefully selected suppliers and partners, and unique strategic approach set us apart from the “big box” players who treat valuable customers like second class citizens, the cottage industry mom and pop shops who just don’t have the horsepower to deliver what it takes, and the “out of nowhere” start-ups that disappear as quickly as they pop up.

Pricing/cost comparison

The real cost of Fleet management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training cost, customization cost, required hardware, and the cost of maintenance & support and other related services. It's critical that you account for all of these costs to gain an understanding of the system's "total cost of ownership". We prepared a total cost calculator for PeopleNet TCO and TranWare total cost to help with the total cost of ownership calculation.

PeopleNet price Starting from $1,200 per vehicle , on a scale between 1 to 10 PeopleNet Fleet Manager is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Fleet management software. TranWare price Starting from $29.95 per user/month , when comparing TranWare to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Fleet management software cost.

Bottom line:TranWare is more expensive than PeopleNet.

Features and functionality

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared PeopleNet Vs. TranWare based on some of the most important and required Fleet management features.
PeopleNet: We are still working to collect the list of features of PeopleNet. .
TranWare list of features include the following: We are still working to collect the list of features of TranWare.

Target customer size

PeopleNet's typical customers include: Small business, Medium business, Large business, and TranWare's target customer size include: Small business, Medium business, Large business.

PeopleNet

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

Starting from $1,200 per vehicle

PeopleNet Fleet Manager is a cloud-based mobile site Fleet Management Software that enables the users to access driver and vehicle data, maps and allows messaging through an iPad. PeopleNet Fleet manager featur...

Categories: Device driver, Workflow Management, FS Scheduling & Dispatch.

TranWare

ITQlick rating
(3.7/5)

Starting from $29.95 per user/month

TranWare is a cloud-based transportation software that is designed for taxi, shuttle, paratransit, as well as other ground transportation fleet. TransWare has several features which include billing, dispatch ma...

Categories: FS Scheduling & Dispatch, Maintenance, Work Order Management, Fleet management.

Compare specifications

PeopleNet Specifications

Name: PeopleNet
Score: 166/100
Company: PeopleNet Communications
Address United States
Pricing: Starting from $1,200 per vehicle
Website:Visit PeopleNet website
Platforms: Desktop

TranWare Specifications

Name: TranWare
Score: 184/100
Company: Universal TranWare, LLC.
Address 33 N Garden Ave, Clearwater, FL 33755, United States
Pricing: Starting from $29.95 per user/month
Website:Visit TranWare website
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile

Compare features

PeopleNet: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

TranWare: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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PeopleNet
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
83/100
Pricing score Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,200 per vehicle
Functionality score
3
Software review
TranWare
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
92/100
Pricing score Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$29.95 per user/month
Functionality score
4
Software review
Viamente
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
91/100
Pricing score Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$29 per user/month
Functionality score
6
Software review
LeaseWave
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
91/100
Pricing score Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality score
3
Software review
Verizon
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
91/100
Pricing score Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality score
19
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.