Mobility Is Changing the Transportation and Logistics Industry

Trigent

The transport and logistics (TLS) companies operate in a decidedly complex market with numerous dynamic variables, including high investment, fluctuating oil prices, multimodal freight policies, large data, and human attributes.

Digital transformation threats and opportunities in travel and transportation

DXC

In travel and transportation most companies today don’t look at customer journeys as a collaborative exercise. Analytics Digital Transformation Platform Travel, Transportation & Hospitality connected transportation connected transportation platform connected travelerThey consider their job done when passengers are delivered safely to their appointed destination for their segment.

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Optimizing transportation runs and customer experience

DXC

For many companies in the travel, transportation and hospitality industry, success is all about achieving the optimal result. Analytics Digital Transformation IoT Platform Travel, Transportation & Hospitality airline cargo connected transportation platform customer experience freight shipping travelerFor example, optimize load balances to get passengers and cargo to their destination using less fuel and in the fastest time possible.

Don’t Skip Features For Your Successful Transportation App Development

Xicom

But, when it comes to taking public transport, however, Map’s is not the right fit for the job. Moovit is socially based and depends on the community to help suggest you better routes, while Transit aggregates the information that’s already available from the local transportation authorities.

How IoT is Transforming Transportation and Logistics Sector

Daffodil Software

Modern technology adoption is at its peak nowadays. Businesses are investing in Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), Public Cloud services like never before.

The Future of High Speed Transportation by Anita Sengupta

Agile Alliance

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Freight Broker Software and How It Supports Transportation Intermediaries

Altexsoft

First, a shipper tenders or, in other words, offers a load for transport at a certain price to a broker. To ensure profitability, they must define the most efficient transport option that benefits their own business while satisfying customer requirements.

Key Technological Drivers of Change in Transportation

Altexsoft

As the transportation industry becomes increasingly digitalized, we decided to share the most important technological drivers of change in three core branches of transportation: trucking, air freight, and maritime shipments

What is Transportation Management System: Benefits, Features, and Main Providers

Altexsoft

Transportation itself doesn’t generate revenue. Basically, shippers, retailers, and logistics service providers may have a very vague idea about their transportation process. What a Transportation Management System (TMS) is. Transportation planning features.

Build A Road Transport App Like RTA Dubai Drive

Xicom

Thus, integrating a modern day transport network for localities is a preference in the government’s plan. Without any doubt, the transport industry is the biggest vertical to reap the behemoth advantage of the mobile app.

CodeSOD: Transport Layer Stupidity

The Daily WTF

Keith H ’s boss came by his cube. Hey, you know how our insurance quote site has TLS enabled by default?”. Yes,” Keith said. The insurance quote site was a notoriously kludgy.NET 4.5.1 web app, with no sort of automated deployment and two parallel development streams: one tracked in Git, and one done by editing files and compiling right on the production server. Yes, well, we need to turn that off. Compliance reasons’.”. This created a number of problems for Keith.

Track Transportation Assets in Real Time with Apache Kafka and Kafka Streams

Confluent

Elasticsearch Kafka Streams Kibana MQTT Transportation Use CasesApache Kafka® is a distributed commit log, commonly used as a multi-tenant data hub to connect diverse source systems and sink systems. Source systems can be systems or records, operational […].

Enabling the Transportation of the Future With QA

Dzone - DevOps

devops transportation qa futureConnected' is the way of modern society and that is how things are going to be in the years to come. Certainly, the internet has been the pioneer of this connected revolution, and look how far we have come.

Electric Geek Transportation Systems

Coding Horror

Since then we bought a VW station wagon in 2011 and a Honda minivan in 2012 for family transportation duties. I've never thought of myself as a "car person" The last new car I bought (and in fact, now that I think about it, the first new car I ever bought) was the quirky 1998 Ford Contour SVT. That's it. Not exactly the stuff The Stig's dreams are made of.

Airbus confirms software errors/configuration brought down A400M transport plane

CTOvision

The Register is reporting that badly configured software, installed incorrectly, is responsible for the crash of an Airbus A400M transport plane. The post Airbus confirms software errors/configuration brought down A400M transport plane appeared first on CTOvision.com. Engine control software, installed wrong, was to blame. The A400M crashed just after takeoff on its first real production test flight, 9 May near Seville's San Pablo Airport, killing four.

Logistics Management Systems: How Warehouse, Transportation, and Distribution Software Work

Altexsoft

Digitalization will allow warehousing and transportation operations to elevate customer experience, deliver more value to partners, and consequently – create an effective ecosystem of supply chain providers: manufacturers, carriers, freight forwarders, and more. Strategic transport planning. LMS figures out from a variety of transportation logistics options the one that will fit your freight needs best. Transport management. Transportation accounting.

Effective Ways To Cut Transportation Costs For Your Logistics Business

Strategy Driven

So, when it comes to dropping transportation costs for your logistics business, you should avoid any approach that will negatively impact your services’ quality. Businesses in every industry are constantly faced with the ongoing challenge of reducing costs to boost profits.

IoT Revolution: 5 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Transportation

CTOvision

Read Taylor Donovan Barnett explain how the Internet of Things will change transportation on Interesting Engineering : Data influences every aspect of your life. If not completely already, the technological landscape will be completely data-centric in the near future. The device you are reading this article on probably collects your data to optimize your user experience. Or, […]. CTO News

Last Mile Delivery: How Technologies Solve the Big Problem of the Shortest Transportation Leg

Altexsoft

This involves different transportation options — by foot, bike, van or even unmanned vehicle. Fixlastmile: transporting everything — from laundry to bottled water. It also saves retailers money on transportation, warehousing, and other costly operations.

How IoT can Improve Transportation and Logistics Industry

Daffodil Software

Transportation & logistics is one of them. Smart homes, wearables, driverless cars, drones, smart shelves, air casting - IoT use cases are smart and futuristic. With so many possibilities and opportunities that IoT bring along, businesses, irrespective of their industry are making the most of this versatile technology. iot Software Development

Top Transportation Technology to Know in 2020

Altexsoft

Of course, the transportation industry is no exception to this rule. A simple Google patent search can demonstrate that, in the past ten years alone, there have been countless new patents filed in the field of transportation technology. If you’ve seen AltexSoft’s infographic with the main transportation tech trends and wanted to learn more, here is your chance. Advanced Transportation Management Systems. This is a guest article by tech writer Hunter Amato.

Railway Analysts Talk Data-Driven Freight Transport Transformation

TIBCO - Connected Intelligence

North American freight transport provider, Norfolk Southern , is now leading its industry in data analytics. A certain degree of transparency is expected in this digital age, particularly in the shipping and transportation industry. Reading Time: 2 minutes.

Public Transportation Apps’ APIs and Platforms: Maps, Scheduling, Trip Planning, and Mobile Ticketing

Altexsoft

Where’s the nearest public transport stop to a property? To create an outstanding user experience for locals and tourists, we’ve described the best practices of UX in transportation apps. We distinguish three types of public transportation apps: general purpose apps, apps by transport providers, and apps used for the hop-on hop-off tours. Transportation providers’ apps. As the name suggests, these apps are developed for specific transport agencies.

Best Mobile User Experience Design Practices for Public Transportation Apps

Altexsoft

To get to the top of the popularity list, you have to make your public transportation app competitive – meaning more feature-packed and simply relevant to the end-user. By developing a public transportation app for Niftie , we at AltexSoft have accumulated the best tips and tricks on designing with users in mind. There are several ways to design a transportation app’s home page. Let’s look at the redesign case of TMB app , a Barcelona public transportation app.

How to Connect to Transport Providers: Key Carriers, EDI, APIs, e-AWB

Altexsoft

Major players followed the trend of transportation industry digitalization , investing in cargo booking platforms that connect with the maximum number of carriers possible. Currently, there’s a wide range of services and providers that offer various connectivity options across different means of transport. Key connectivity options in transportation: APIs, EDI, e-AWB. In transportation, EDI transmits info on the contents of the shipment, its movement, and other details.

DARPA to tackle Cloud Security, Transportation Worker. - CTOvision

CTOvision

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Malware Infects Two Power Plants Lacking Basic Security Controls - The most recent DHS Industrial Control System (ICS) CERT report has knowledge of two infected power

Can your TMS Application Weather the Competition?

Trigent

The transportation and logistics industry is growing dependent on diverse transportation management systems (TMS). Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems summarizes the growing importance of TMS solutions when it says, “Modern supply chains require an easy-to-use, flexible and scale TMS solution with broad global coverage’.

Blockchain, IoT, and the Future of Transportation: Understanding the Motoro Coin

Toptal

Open-source, IoT, and Ethereum smart contracts work together with a new utility coin to make transportation more accessible and reduce vehicle waste. In this article, Toptal Freelance Ethereum Developer Micha? Mikolajczyk explains the motivations and methodology behind his startup's latest initiative

3 tech strategies emerge as vital for transit industry transformation

DXC

Travel, Transportation & Hospitality transit

Digital twin technology: The key to airport innovation

DXC

Travel, Transportation & Hospitality airport of the future digital twinAirports face a number of challenges — aging infrastructure, fluctuating demand, sophisticated security needs and, now, an unexpected global health crisis — and legacy technologies are incapable of addressing them. In other words, we cannot expect to build tomorrow’s airport using yesterday’s solutions. We need radical innovation and that calls for new technologies. Digital twin […].

How the Rapid Growth of Ecommerce Is Driving Changes in Logistics and Transportation Management

Strategy Driven

But, the desire for instant gratification is also forcing logistics and transportation businesses to provide delivery options that are faster, more cost-effective, and convenient as well as offer increased flexibility to the customer. How is Ecommerce Transforming Logistics and Transportation Management? Transportation Needs Are More Complex. With customers expecting free shipping and membership schemes that guarantee same day delivery, transportation costs have increased.

The 6 most popular Use Cases for RPA in Manufacturing post-COVID

Trigent

Surge Transportation leveraged our expertise to create a pricing engine that offers real-time pricing to stakeholders based on a predefined strategy.

Top iOS Security Gotchas

DevOps.com

Blogs DevOps Practice DevSecOps APIs app security App Transport Security Apple data protection iOS security NSSecureCoding PII SDKEnsuring the security of user data within your app is critical to building trust in your business and contributing to the online safety of customers.

Blockchain in Supply Chain and Transportation: Benefits, Use Cases, Limitations, and Opportunities

Altexsoft

Bridging them involves different means of transportation, tons of paperwork, and multiple parties involved. What specific transportation and logistics issues such an approach can resolve in the first place?

Cinco formas de traducir los retrasos aéreos en experiencias positivas

DXC

Analytics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality airlines customer experienceLas aerolíneas saben muy bien que habrá retrasos. Pero aún siendo inevitables, hay formas de traducirlos en experiencias positivas. Todas ellas cuentan con datos comerciales muy valiosos (de los comercios del aeropuerto, áreas de descanso y del comportamiento de los viajeros) en este recinto acotado. Conocen sus preferencias. Con esta información, pueden mejorar mucho los […].

The Digital Seaport: Transforming an ancient economic hub without disrupting the lives of its workers

DXC

Robotics Travel, Transportation & Hospitality portToday’s ports are struggling to manage the massive volume of containers arriving on giant vessels. Industry leaders are looking for new ideas to cope, but it’s hard to find answers that satisfy everyone. The roots of the problem are multifold. Most obvious is the logjam that’s created when a modern ship laden with tens of […].

2020 Tech Trend: Self-sovereign identity makes data shared in an ecosystem more valuable

DXC

This trend is playing out in many industries including transportation, logistics, […]. Automotive Digital Transformation Energy Healthcare Insurance IoT Manufacturing Security Travel, Transportation & Hospitality 2020 trend connected devices ecosystems GDPR identity M2M privacy self-sovereign identity tech trendAs organizations focus on data-driven business models to remain competitive, they will increasingly seek to collaborate with partners and exchange data.

Navigate the airline labor shortage through MRO modernization

DXC

Travel, Transportation & Hospitality talent shortageThe airline industry is facing a potential labor shortage. A large percentage of the work force is set for retirement in the next five years. In testimony before the House Ways and Means Committee, Justin Welner, vice president of human resources for Spirit AeroSystems, told U.S. lawmakers that nearly 40 percent of the airline industry’s […].

How to Protect Your Transportation Business

Strategy Driven

Running a transportation business presents unique challenges that are not faced by other industries. By its very nature, a transportation business rarely has all of its inventory in one place. For transportation companies, finding the right staff is especially important.

What’s your customer’s perfect travel experience? Use advanced analytics to find out

DXC

Analytics Distinguished Technologists Travel, Transportation & Hospitality customer experienceYears ago, airline travel was considered glamorous. People wore suits and dresses. They smoked cigarettes, drank martinis and cut their steaks with metal knives. There was only one version of the perfect travel experience and it was wrapped up in the glamour and prestige of the journey itself — and the personal service supporting it. […].