Tracking basically provides information on position, while Telematics gives you more details than mere position. Tracking is just like 10% of the REAL DEAL.
Telematics is a general term that refers to any device which merges telecommunications and infomatics. This technology includes anything from GPS systems to navigation systems.
It enables wireless data communication and opens up a huge range of possibilities. It can enable you to have wireless television and internet on your vehicle. It is essentially a range of different features, options and devices that are brought together by a single principle – data and communication.
This technology is also used heavily in fleet tracking and management. More and more fleet owners are finding huge savings by adopting the technology.