Vending Automation comprises of a telemetry system that, exploiting the Network (mobile, Wi-Fi, 186MHz, zig-be, etc.) can be used to manage remotely automatic dispensers of consumer goods in a given geographical area practically and efficiently.
To provide this service, the vending machines have a memory card, which serves for recording and processing the consumption data, and a data module (normally 2G-3G with a M2M TIM SIM) for communicating with the management application normally resident on a centralised server.
With the telemetry system configured in this way it is possible to:
For this field of application, the role of Olivetti is supplier of End-To-End Solutions including all service components and Service Level Agreements drawn up with the Customer.
The solution is based on the Sensor Enabling Platform (SEP), a highly scalable architecture that can be used to connect a large number of sensors, removing intermediation of the sensor’s intrinsic functions from the Customer application. The result of this ‘total system approach’ is that if the sensor system or even the configuration topology needs to be upgraded there is no impact on the Customer solution, which is guaranteed to be flexible, robust and long lasting.
Using SEP has many advantages:
The Vending Automation solution provides the company with a number of tangible benefits, which are summarised in the following points:
The offer is aimed at:
Key solution features:
A management application and GUI customised according to the requirements of the Customer.
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Olivetti SpA - Company with sole shareholder.
Telecom Italia Group - Management and coordination by Telecom Italia S.p.A.
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