French term or phrase:flotte
English translation:equipment assets OR equipment asset base
Entered by: Stéphanie Soudais

02:34 Oct 26, 2005
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French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Telecom(munications)
French term or phrase: flotte
In context of managed data services.

"Gestion de flotte et VPN".

"Fleet management and VPN management" is an option, but "fleet management" doesn't seem to make sense since I don't think the reference includes mobile services. Could "flotte" mean anything else?
Deborah Workman
United States
Local time: 08:25

Summary of answers provided
4 +4fleet
5mobile workforce
Jane Lamb-Ruiz

Discussion entries: 3



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Note added at 46 mins (2005-10-26 03:20:47 GMT)

OU parc

Note added at 7 hrs 56 mins (2005-10-26 10:30:50 GMT)

Oubliez le "parc". Merci Tom.

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agree  Tom Bishop: "parc" pourrait convenir en français, mais pas en anglais !
4 hrs
  -> Vous avez tout à fait raison.

agree  xxxfrenchloki: Fleet management is used a lot in telecom jargon - see websites of various providers (siemens etc) and http://corporate.proximus.be/en/Introduction/Fleet_Managemen...
5 hrs

agree  Sylvia Smith
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agree  Enza Longo
9 hrs

neutral  Jane Lamb-Ruiz: it means more than that and just using fleet can be confusing, IMO
11 hrs
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mobile workforce

fleet services for a mobile workforce

flotte can refer to the Fleet services or to the mobile assets or mobile workforce...mobile assets being a synonym for workforce

Sprint Business - Fleet Management Solution - Mobile Asset ...Sprint fleet management solutions and mobile location services allow mobile asset ... Cubistix – Secure Trakker—Delivers better mobile workforce and asset ...
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Sprint Business - Wireless Mobile Applications - Wireless Location ...Manage your mobile workforce with Sprint Precision Locator. ... Fleet Management. Monitor and manage assets and equipment and include location services, ...
www.sprint.com/business/products/ products/wirelessApplications.jsp - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

Fleet Management Software: fleet maintenance software, trucking ...The Capterra Fleet Management Software Directory helps IT buyers find, ... Provides vital information about mobile assets and workforce to achieve a range ...
www.capterra.com/fleet-management-software - 101k - Oct 24, 2005 - Cached - Similar pages

Fleet Management - Cingular WirelessAnd keep your mobile workforce connected to the information they need with our complete wireless ... Cingular Fleet Management solutions deliver control, ...
www.cingular.com/midtolarge/fleet - 34k - Oct 24, 2005 - Cached -

Note added at 12 hrs 27 mins (2005-10-26 15:01:46 GMT)

on the technical end, it's FLeet Services, on the USer end, it's mobile workforce or assets

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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