It’s up to the TMS software to meet the requirements of the transport companies and not the other way round

Author: Julio Borrell, Chief Operating Officer at AndSoft 

Most TMS manufactured by companies with experience in this sector are flexible solutions, but are also equipped with a standardized core

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Gartner: Top strategic technology trends for 2020 (and Part Two)

Read the first part of Gatner Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2020

Trend No. 6: The Empowered Edge 

Edge computing describes a computing topology in which information processing and content collection and delivery are placed closer to the sources, repositories and consumers of this information. Edge computing draws from the concepts of distributed processing. It tries to keep the traffic and processing local to reduce latency, exploit the capabilities of the edge and enable greater autonomy at the edge. 

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Gartner: Top strategic technology trends for 2020 (1st part)

Barcelona, January 8, 2019.- Gartner Technology Consultant is a source of information, recommendations, trends and resources that should always be taken into account by an information technology professional. AndSoft traditionally uses Gartner to learn: “Top strategic technology trends for 2020”. This is a 52 page document that we have summarized in 8 pages for two articles. In any case, we provide the web link to be able to print the entire document. In this first part, Gartner tells us about: Hyperautomation, Multiexperience, Democratization, Human Augmentation, Transparency and Traceability.

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Keys that could mark the juncture of the stores during 2020

Barcelona, December 17, 2019.- Indigo Software has published its trends in warehouses during 2020. For example, investing in a WMS will be increasingly common, flexible selection methods for multiple order profiles, greater efficiency in the management of Returns, delivery time becomes a competitive differentiating variable. A few years ago the warehouse was observed as a cost center in the supply chain. Today it is a strategic center, especially for sectors such as electronic commerce. Will these be the key trends for stores in the next twelve months?:

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Predictions of technological innovations that will mature and converge to support greater resilience of the supply chain

Barcelona, Dec 4, 2019.- Supply chains already look at the technological trends that will be imposed in 2020. Apart from the uncertainties, from Supply Chain Digital, they advance in which variables we have to focus on the next exercise:

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The balance between technological innovation and transport safety

Barcelona, November 18, 2019.- Mathias Maedge, IRU´S General Delegate to the EU, has published a reflection on innovation and safety, in the Intelligent Transport magazine. Technological progress involves collaboration, coordination with the institutions and that all transport companies can benefit. Below, we publish a summary of this analysis.

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Is this true?: More than half of transportation and logistics professionals still use a pen and paper to manage their supply chain

Barcelona, November 5, 2019.- In the era of the Blockchain, the safest Internet 3.0 ever created, we find logistic realities hard to believe. A study by Business Insider Intelligence magazine says: More than half of transportation and logistics professionals still use a pen and paper to manage their supply chain. Below we publish a summary of this research and each reader will know whether or not it happens in their logistics facilities.

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