Near Real-Time Alerts Provide Critical Trailer Information for Mixed-Fleet ManagementSAN DIEGO
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), a leading provider of integrated wireless systems, applications and services to transportation and logistics companies, and TMW Systems, Inc., the leading provider of Transportation Management Software (TMS) solutions, today announced the integration of Qualcomm’s Services Portal with TMWSuite®. Automatically collecting critical tethered and untethered trailer and reefer data directly from Qualcomm’s Services Portal, TMWSuite acquires valuable, near real-time alerts on trailer information. The integration supports both Qualcomm’s Trailer Tracks 210 (TT210) untethered trailer management solution and Trailer Tracks 100 (TT100) tethered trailer tracking solution, enabling fleets to gain access to timely and valuable trailer connect/disconnect information, position information, door open/closed alerts and cargo sensor updates (loaded/unloaded), as well as reefer-equipped trailer notifications and alerts.
The combined offering provides more data directly from Qualcomm’s Service Portal into TMWSuite, which isbased on ResultsNow by TMW® with The DAWG® applications, provides enhanced business intelligence for improved trailer utilization, proactive response to unanticipated trailer activity, improved cargo security and increased customer service levels.
“By knowing the location and status of trailers in near real-time, fleet managers can maximize their resources by making informed, time-critical decisions to better serve their customers,” said Jennifer McQuiston, alliance manager for TMW. “Our latest integration with Qualcomm’s Services Portal enables us to deliver this benefit through valuable connect and disconnect information.”
“Together, we are dedicated to providing the business intelligence fleets need to maximize productivity and profitability,” said Norm Ellis, vice president of sales, services and marketing for Qualcomm Enterprise Services. “Our latest integration adds to the more than 75 existing Qualcomm-TMW integrations and ensures mixed fleets can more easily and intelligently manage their assets with improved visibility and access to real-time data within a seamless user interface.”
Additional information on the integrated offering will be available in the Qualcomm booth at TMW Systems’ TransForum 2012 User Conference and Exhibition, Sept. 23-26, at the Peabody Hotel in Orlando, Fla. Features and benefits of Qualcomm’s Trailer Tracks and Services Portal are available on its website.
About TMW Systems
TMW Systems is the leading Transportation Management Software (TMS) provider to for-hire and private fleets, brokerage and 3PL organizations. Founded in 1983, TMW has focused exclusively on providing mission-critical enterprise software to the transportation industry, including asset-based and non-asset-based operations as well as heavy-duty vehicle service centers. With offices in Cleveland, Dallas, Indianapolis, Nashville, Oklahoma City, Raleigh and Vancouver, the company serves over 2,300 customers, including many of the largest, most sophisticated and complex trucking companies in North America. TMW customers collectively manage over $70 billion in annual freight spend, direct more than 500,000 power units and maintain more than 1.7 million assets worldwide, including North America, Europe, Latin America and Australia-New Zealand.
About Qualcomm Enterprise Services
Qualcomm Enterprise Services has provided integrated fleet management applications, services and platforms to transportation and logistics companies around the world for nearly 25 years. As the most experienced provider in the industry, Qualcomm Enterprise Services delivers end-to-end solutions to help fleets improve safety and compliance, fuel management, mobile asset management, operational efficiency and customer service. It tailors fleet management solutions to meet the needs of for-hire and private fleet operations of all sizes and with needs ranging from basic compliance management to the most sophisticated business intelligence. As a division of Qualcomm Incorporated, Qualcomm Enterprise Services is uniquely positioned among telematics solutions providers to innovate fleet management solutions that benefit from Qualcomm’s deep knowledge of mobile wireless technology and solutions. Backed by a global, 24/7, world-class technology infrastructure, Qualcomm Enterprise Services has established an unrivaled track record of customer service that extends long past the initial sale. For more information, please visit Qualcomm Enterprise Services’ website, “Qualcomm Road Ahead” blog and YouTube Channel: Driving Ahead.
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September 23, 2012
September 23, 2012