Automatic vehicle location (AVL) and fleet management
The most sophisticated tracking device for vehicle security, driver safety and fleet management.
PARS GPS presents an innovative integration of stability and
cutting-edge technical features from STARCOM , the Helios the most advanced AVL
system today for fleet and driver management.The Helios provides
solutions to meet every fleet manager or driver needs by allowing you to
configure custom alerts for which you will receive in Real-Time. With
Real-Time information at your fingertips, you can immediately and
continuously monitor your beloved motorbike or better manage your
vehicle fleets, granting you total control of every possible
We offers a wide range of AVL solutions, tailored precisely
to individual requirements and to the market in which they operate.
Each device from the Helios range combines the advantages embedded in
all of Starcom’s units: accuracy, reliability, stability,
sophistication, and constant development. These features position
Starcom’s distributors at the forefront of today’s AVL industry.
Helios Advanced Plus For complex management needs , which
offers the complete solution for fleet management and allows
configuration of complex single or multiple alerts as well as generating
statistical and logistical reports.
The Helios Advanced Plus unit is now also available with the OBD-II
Technology – designed to monitor the vehicle’s fuel supply system and to
retrieve various parameters, including fuel level, speed, mileage and
RPM readings – A high priority for operators interested in reducing
excessive fuel usage and saving on operational costs.
Helios TT For the motorcycle market, which is fast growing and demands high levels
of security, which is a small unit and can be
fully concealed from view. Helios TT will help you to quickly recover
your vehicle if stolen and is available with a waterproof case that
gives maximum protection from wet weather conditions. This unique device
can also keep track of the cellular antennas in the vicinity of the
unit, and compare the antennas recorded to the ones at the time of
start, and if they do not match – a Tow Alert will be transmitted. The
driver gets all this without turning on the GPS and by using a very low
The Helios Hybrid is an innovative integration between the Helios unit
and an Iridium satellite module, together they create a smart
cellular/satellite tracker. The device meets the requirements of fleets
of vehicles based in the most remote of locations and is used in
applications requiring constant communication around the world, even
when out of cellular coverage. An ideal solution for use at sea or in
remote land areas, as well as for mining or construction sites. The
device effectively utilizes all available communication network
resources, whether cellular or satellite, depending on what is available
at the time, and will lower transmission costs compared to using only
Helios Advanced Plus and Helios TT will deliver everything you will need to run a successful fleet management, vehicle security and
driver safety system.
- System Stability – High reliability
- Advanced components and modems – Selected technology
- Worldwide use and operation – Access from anywhere, track at any time
- Open events generator – Personalized and customized system
- OTA firmware upgrade – Technological uniqueness
- Connection to various networks – The freedom to choose
- Large number of inputs and outputs – Maximum convenience
- Driver identification in four different ways – A variety of complementary solutions
- Built in antenna and accelerometer – All in a box solution
- Easy installation
System Stability- High Reliability
As a result of its inherent high durability and stability features,
the Helios device is one of the top AVL systems in the market today,
ensuring constant communication and an accountable long lasting
Advanced components and modems- Selected Technology
Only the most advanced components are used in the manufacturing
process to assemble the Helios. Each component is carefully selected and
tested to create the most sophisticated and stable device for AVL. This
also incudes, using cellular modems that have been authorized by the
majority of leading professional operators in the world. The Helios
utilizes the most advanced and sensitive GPS, including AGPS and
The system can be custom-tailored to meet the individual needs and
requirements of each business, and can be set to comply with local
regulations. The web refined system is localized in 32 languages, and
can be accessed from anywhere, using any kind of technological device –
whether Tablet, mobile phone or PC.
The Helios system contains worldwide maps , for enabling to localize the
work of the operator in every chosen region, for either local or
cross-border use, an advantage that can be of great significance for
fleet managers who supervise cross-border journeys of vehicles.
Worldwide use and operation- Access from anywhere – Track at any time
The Helios has already been installed in hundreds of thousands of
vehicles in over 50 countries worldwide, implemented in a wide range of
usages, starting with security forces vehicles through distribution
trucks to leased employees vehicles.
Open events generator – Personalized and customized system
The Starcom Online Web Application will grant the user the ability to
pre-set the system so that it is responsive to any customized event,
whether single or multiple, specific or a combination of events. In
addition the system will generate a diverse range of reports to assist
in improving vehicle management efficiency and compliancy.
The system can trigger email or text message alerts either by a single
event (such as excessive vehicle speed) or a combination of events (such
as excessive speed in a particular area).
The Helios system is an “open” system which can be configured to
integrate with other related solutions such as navigation systems or
Reports can be tailored to cover a number of variables such as fuel
consumption, working hours, driving violations and vehicles entering or
leaving designated areas.
Recordable events include accidents, speeding, unauthorized
loading/unloading and alerts when a specified mileage has been exceeded.
OTA firmware upgrade – Technological uniqueness
Every single parameter of the unit, and even the firmware as a whole,
can be remotely programmed OTA (over the air), enabling the remote
upgrade of the unit with new features and settings, without the need for
removal or re- installation of the unit. Thus saving on high expenses,
labor force and the disabling and enabling of vehicles for lengthy
Connection to various networks – The freedom to choose
The Helios control unit supports many different communication
protocols, including GSM, CDMA, HSDPA, TCP/ IP and SMS, giving you the
freedom to choose what suits your business best.
The Helios can also communicate alerts and information to mobile devices
and to the Starcom Control centre (or any specified control centers).
Large number of inputs and outputs – Maximum convenience
8 Digital Inputs: usually used for Ignition, Emergency, Doors,
Arming, and Disarming. Each input can be programmed to be used in order
to trigger transmissions under any condition, and to arm or disarm the
3 Analog Inputs: each can be set to work in two different
measurement scales. Example usages are external temperature sensors or
fuel measurement without a need for external sensor.
4 Digital Outputs: Usually used for Lock, Unlock, Siren, and Immobilizer.
Driver identification in four different ways – A variety of complementary solutions
By using alternative Dallas iButtons, Remote Controls, Keypad or RF
Keypad Codes, the unit will send the code of the present vehicle driver
to the center. This feature will deliver an added level of operational
security to your business.
Built in antenna and accelerometer – All in a box solution
The built-in accelerometer serves as both an accident and harsh
braking detector, triggering real time alerts for maximal driver and
vehicle protection as well as driver behavior monitoring.
Easy installation – User friendly
Simple installation of 4 basic cables. No drilling or complex wiring required.