March 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Jim Beach
A number of trucking companies – and thousands of other types of businesses for that matter – run their businesses on what would be considered a “legacy” IT system. Those old workhorse servers might still be getting the job done, but they could be holding your business back.
Tags: Information Technology, Southeastern Freight Lines, TMW Systems, Carrier Logistics, Cloud-Based Technology
January 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Whether you operate one truck or 1,000, monitoring and managing costs is one of your most important tasks. Fleets have used technology to help them control costs for some time, but the latest third- or fourth-generation systems are capable of generating tremendous amounts of information fleets can put to use.
Tags: Information Technology, PeopleNet, routing, NexTraq, Zonar, TMW Systems, Decisiv, Carrier Logistics, Cadec, McLeod Software, Paragon Software Systems, E-logs
November 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Department
Mobile computing is quickly becoming the platform of choice. Tablets and smartphones are far outselling laptop or desktop computers in the consumer market, and a growing number of trucking operations are deploying these devices.
Tags: Technology, Information Technology, J.J. Keller, Telogis, PeopleNet, NexTraq, TMW Systems, XRS, Carrier Logistics, Omnitracs, Samsung
October 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Fleet managers can learn new things about their operations by analyzing everything from accidents to wait times.
Tags: Telematics, GPS, Information Technology, Fleet Management Software, Telogis, PeopleNet, Predictive Modeling, Carrier Logistics, Cadec, Averitt Express, Data analytics
April 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Whether you call it a trucking management system, fleet management software, trucking enterprise software or a freight management system, in a nutshell, these systems manage vehicles (and the things on them), people and money.
Tags: Qualcomm, Bendix, XRS, TMW, TMS, Carrier Logistics, Paul's Hauling, McLeod Software
February 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Whether truckload, LTL, local delivery or any other type of operation, all fleets want the same thing: to get their work done as quickly and as safely possible while burning as little fuel as possible.
Tags: Technology, ALK Technologies, Rand McNally, routing, NexTraq, Carrier Logistics, Cadec, Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Paragon Software, Navigation
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