I“m-Toll” brings in efficient technology based system for converting the manual toll collection and token/ card based toll collection. Quick deployment and very high flexibility are the hallmarks of this system. There is no need to set up and maintain any inventory of physical cards or devices for deployment at the users’ side. The
system offers the unique facility of “connect to user” where the toll user(s) can also be contacted remotely – this can be of immense use in dynamic traffic management and in disaster or break-down situations.
The system is designed to fit into the existing business processes and follows the industry standards of open source, so it can be seamlessly merged with any operator’s facility and payment gateways.
5. Some features of m-Toll are as follows:
a. It works on all mobile devices like cell phones and tabletsa. It works on all mobile devices like cell phones and tablets
b. It does not require the concessionaire to introduce any device or stickers and for the users to buy and install any device in the vehicles
c. The user simply pays money into the m-Toll wallet (through their pre-paid phone balance, post paid phone balance, credit cards, net banking and even cash based scratch cards)
d. The m-Toll system identifies and validates the vehicle through its occupant’s mobile device and verifies the same through the on-site cameras
e. Any vehicles that don’t have balance or are not registered are identified at least 600 mtrs before the toll gate. Similarly, the ‘cleared’ vehicles are also identified at this distance
f. Only m-Toll has the feature to reach out and connect with the users of the toll road remotely – this is a significant road safety and efficiency benefit
g. The concessionaire saves a lot of money due to reduced costs of cash handling h. The concessionaire can continue to operate the other ETC systems like RFID, Microwave, etc.
i. m-Toll is the FASTEST way to introduce high security and stopless travel on the toll roads
j. Toll plaza land requirement reduces with the increased throughput of the traffic
k. m-Toll money credit is immediate to the concessionaire
6. m-Toll presentation and demonstration can be organized along with suitable press coverage