Komtrax: Frequently Asked Questions about Komtasu's Telematics system

July 24, 2020
Telematics

What is Komtrax?

Komtrax is a telematics platform of Komatsu equipment. It's used to monitor and track the performance of Komatsu assets. Clue offers full support for Komtrax.

How do I connect to my Komatsu equipment using Komtrax?

If you purchased a Komatsu equipment after 2018, it should have already come with the required telematics hardware required for Komtrax. Call your Komatsu dealer to enquire for your username and password to connect to Komtrax, or reach out to Clue for help.

How much does Komtrax cost?

Komtrax is usually free for owners of Komatsu equipment, but you will need to confirm this with your Komatsu dealer.

How do I log in to Komtrax?

Komtrax has different website addresses (URLs) depending on your country. These URLs change often. Currently the URLs appear below. If you are unable to login, please reach out to Clue for help.

Komtrax USA: https://kba.komatsu.co.jp/kac/c/fm/login.html
Komtrax Europe: https://kba.komatsu.co.jp/keisa/c/fm/login.html
Komtrax Australia: https://kba.komatsu.co.jp/kal/c/fm/login.html
Komtrax South America: https://ww-komtrax.komatsu.co.jp/klc/ww/login.aspx

Can I track my old Komatsu equipment?

Yes. You can use Clue to track older Komatsu equipment even if does not have Komtrax hardware device.

Can I use Komtrax to track non-Komatsu equipment?

Komtrax is mainly used to track Komatsu assets. If like 90% of companies you operate a mixed fleet, then a platform like Clue offer a comprehensive support for all major construction equipment manufacturers.

Where can I find my Komtrax username?

Your Komtrax username is an alphanumeric one, which is different than your email address. If you do not remember what it is, contact your Komatsu dealer and or check if it is saved in your browser's history. You can also reach out to Clue for help.

How do I reset my Komtrax password?

There currently isn't an easy way to reset a password on Komtrax's website. Contact your Komatsu dealer for help, or reach out to Clue.

How can I give someone API access to my Komatsu and Komtrax telematics data?

To provide 3rd party API access to your VisionLink telematics data, reach out to Clue for assistance. We will email the correct Komtrax support team in your country to receive your API credentials. You can also download the Clue app and connect your Komatsu equipment directly in the app.

Who do I contact to enable AEMP 2.0 access to my Komatsu (Komtrax) telematics data?

Clue can help you set up your ISO 15143-3 (AEMP 2.0) API access. We will create a service request with Komtrax to generate a unique set of username and password, also known as API credentials.

What information can I track with Komtrax?

Komtrax allows you to track the key operational data about your heavy construction equipment, including operating hours, idle hours, location, engine fault codes, maintenance issues, fuel and DEF meter readings, and more. To access all this information and more, connect your Komatsu equipment to Clue.

What’s the difference between using Komtrax and using Clue?

Komtrax is used by companies to monitor their Komatsu equipment, whereby Clue is a comprehensive solution to track everything, in a single platform.  You can use Clue to track your entire operation: heavy equipment, trucks, tools as well as crew members and job sites. In addition, Clue's Artificial Intelligence systems monitors and alerts you in real-time about idle assets, irregular team activity, and faulty equipment without any ‘data dumping’ of your asset. Lastly, Clue provides tailored/customized task management according to the needs of all types of construction job sites and projects.

Can Clue connect to my Komtasu data?

Yes, simply reach out to Clue for assistance. You can also download the Clue app and connect your Komatsu equipment directly in the app.

How do I add my old equipment to Komatsu?

Komtrax requires a connected Komtrax-enabled telematics device on your Komatsu assets. For older equipment that is not connected or does not have a telematics device, you can use Clue.

How can I analyse the data from Komtrax easily?

Connect Komtrax to a comprehensive platform like Clue, which can analyse your entire operations data and generate actionable insights on the fly.

Can I use Komtrax on mobile phones?

Komtrax is built predominantly for a web (desktop) access.  You can use Clue as it is designed for mobile apps as well as provides a web (desktop) interface.

How can I export my data from Komtrax?

By connecting Komtrax to a comprehensive platform like Clue, you can easily export your Komtrax data to any system.

How to connect Komtrax to Viewpoint Vista?

By connecting Komtrax to a comprehensive platform like Clue, you can easily export your Komtrax to any system such as Viewpoint Vista.

How to connect Komtrax to B2W?

Yes. You can connect Komtrax to a comprehensive platform like Clue, and then easily export your Komtrax data to any system such as B2W.

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