Geofence is a restricted area on a map. It is created to controll trackers inside and out of it.
On our platform geofences are used for setting a virtual perimeter. You will get notifications when your objects cross the borders. So, for example, if some building machinery leave the zone, chief will get email or SMS notification.
How to create a new rule
To add a new rule, open the “Alerts” app in the bottom left corner and switch to the SET RULES. Click on the “Add rule” button.
In the opened window you should enter the rule name, rule description, select tracker and event type “Geofence entrance or exit”.
After adding a new rule you are to make some settings:
Here you should write text of the messages you want to get and choose notification type.
In this block you are to set days and time when you want to control your objects.
Choose a geofence where you want to control your trackers. You can select it from the list and edit it or create a new one.
How to get the list of events
There are 2 ways of getting the list of events for one tracker or a group of objects.
- In the app”Monitoring”→ Events history.
- Using the generated geofence reports.