• Legacy Systems

Maybe It’s Time to Let Go of That Monolith Application

By |2019-02-26T21:31:07+00:00February 20th, 2019|

If you fear release cycles, get too many errors in your code, or are finding it harder to move key services into more agile operations, you might be dealing with a legacy, monolithic application. I’ve had the chance to work in a lot of DevOps environments and have sat in on several projects. One [...]

  • Location Tracking

Types of Location Tracking for Freight Shipments – Pros and Cons

By |2018-12-26T17:52:10+00:00October 15th, 2018|

It’s natural to assume that by implementing Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) for your shipments you will not only comply with the latest FMCSA mandate, but will also be able to track your shipment successfully. The answer is a bit trickier than a solid "yes". You see, ELD’s - physical devices with GPS meant to help [...]

Lessons in Transportation Management: Case Studies of Five Technical Solutions

By |2018-12-26T19:46:45+00:00July 3rd, 2018|

Often, organizations shy away from adopting or upgrading their digital transportation management solutions, because the task seems just too complicated. If that describes your situation, know that you are not alone in feeling so. The solution lies in taking small and meaningful steps. According to Christian Titze, research director at Gartner, supply chain businesses [...]

How ITIL Can Help Integrate Transportation Applications

By |2018-12-26T20:25:52+00:00May 30th, 2018|

A strong digital ecosystem is vital for success in transportation. A digital ecosystem works well only when the lifeblood pumping through it - aka data - can be comprehended and manipulated by the diverse applications in action in that ecosystem. In the transportation industry this challenge increases manifold because of the multiplicity of vendors, partners, [...]

Mobile App Development with Flutter: What’s All the Buzz About?

By |2018-12-26T21:04:53+00:00March 15th, 2018|

The developer community is all abuzz with the long-anticipated Beta release of Flutter, Google’s free and open source mobile UI framework for crafting high-quality native interfaces on iOS and Android. I've even been following updates on this framework as it matures. First off, this is Google we are talking about. Second, who doesn’t love Hamilton [...]