Preparations by the UK to guarantee the transport of goods after the Brexit, on March 29 (Nº1)

Barcelona, February 11, 2019.- One of the ways to deal with uncertainties is with official and contrasted information. We still do not know if the UK will leave the EU officially next March 29, if there will be a delay of several months or even a third opposition. Meanwhile, we present a huge administrative operation on the transport of goods from the UK to Europe, and from Europe to the UK. Here is a summary of the first preparations before an unprecedented panorama in the history of transport:

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Strategy for the total Internet connection to products and services of all economic sectors

Barcelona, January 24, 2019.- IoT, Internet of Things, is a concept that falls short of the tsunami of the digital revolution in which we live. The internet connection, either by cable or by mobile (5G), will be a standard as the power button on any appliance. And, of course, this reality will affect the supply chain, the way of understanding the new urban mobility, the new last mile, the new reverse logistics. Next, we have selected the latest diagnoses in this month of January, to contribute to the reflection of the professionals who manage the information systems in the transport and logistics companies.

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“With the blurring of industrial lines, is Amazon a logistics company?”

Barcelona, January 9, 2018.-The World Congress of the IRU is one of the essential appointments for companies and transport professionals. In the last edition, very interesting tables were held on the new markets in European Transport, the new immediate challenges and all the variables affecting land transport of goods. In the next lines we may know if Amazon is already a Logistic Operator. The IRU has made public the following conclusions of a panel on new business models in European transport.

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How many data breaches we will see in 2019 and how big are they going to be?

Barcelona, December 19, 2018.-The Forbes journalist, Gil Press, has just published a list of experts’ predictions about cybersecurity by 2019. All the opinions are different approaches to the security breaches that will take place in the next few months. The following reading may be disturbing, but necessary in the IT Departments.

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Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends 2019 while world freight transport slows down

Barcelona, December 5, 2018.-   Gartner highlights the following trends for 2019: Blockchain, artificial intelligence, empowered edge, privacy and ethics, quantum computing, immersive experiences, augmented analytics, autonomous things and digital twins drive the Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019. However, while the Technological advances run at great speed, in 2018 the world freight transport has grown half that in 2017. Let’s see first this video of Gartner advancing 2019:

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AndSoft integrates TransFollow’s electronic CMR with e-TMS to streamline the management of transport and logistics companies

Madrid, November 15th 2018.- AndSoft, an European company expert in software development for the transport and logistics sector,and TransFollow, European standard for the e-CMR platform,have signed a cooperation agreement for the pioneer implementation of e-CMR in a Transport and Logistics TMS. 

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