FourKites is sponsoring and exhibiting at the McLeod User Conference 2016 in San Antonio to demonstrate our recent technology partnership. Plan to come to our reception Sunday night, and stop by our booth to learn how you can receive FourKites real-time tracking updates in your McLeod PowerBroker software.
If you can’t make it to the conference, or would like more information about the platform, request a demo here.
What: Trucking Technology & Services Exhibition
Where: East Exhibition Hall of the JW Marriott San Antonio
When: September 18-20, 2016.
Take a look at the McLeod and FourKites press release from earlier this year:
FourKites Announces Technology Partnership with McLeod Software
Chicago, IL; Birmingham, AL – (March 30, 2016) – FourKites, the most comprehensive load tracking technology platform in the market, today announced that it has integrated with McLeod Software, the industry-leading provider of transportation management software. The integration makes FourKites’ tracking technology available to users of McLeod Software’s advanced, enterprise-wide, end-to-end brokerage management software, PowerBroker®.
FourKites is integrated with more than 40 ELD/GPS providers powering the trucking industry. ELD will be required by virtually all trucks by the end of next year. In addition to proprietary smartphone apps, FourKites’ recently launched an App-Less tracking technology using cell tower triangulation that works on virtually any cell phone. App-less tracking is only $1 per load for updates every hour.
FourKites tracks truck locations every 15 minutes, recalculates ETA using real-time location data and automates arrivals and departures using robust geo-fencing technologies. Integration allows McLeod’s customers to access all of this powerful information within their PowerBroker software. Integration virtually eliminates the need for check calls to drivers and dispatchers and saves customers both time and money.
“We’re very pleased with this integration that enables McLeod’s brokerage customers to access our most comprehensive, most affordable tracking service,” said FourKites CEO Mathew Elenjickal. “We look forward to a long, mutually beneficial relationship.”
“The inclusion of FourKites’ load tracking application as part of PowerBroker’s Brokerage Tracking module helps strengthen the choices our brokerage customers have in their need to implement a tracking solution. The partnership between McLeod Software and FourKites will ensure a quality end-to-end solution for our mutual customers,“ said Robert Brothers, Manager of Product Development at McLeod Software.
Transportation companies that work with McLeod Software find the best ways to improve customer service levels, improve their operating ratios, attract and retain the best drivers, and drive automation to destroy inefficiency. McLeod Software is the leading provider of transportation dispatch, accounting, operations and brokerage management software, and document management systems. Specifically developed for the trucking industry, McLeod Software’s advanced management solutions and services enable transportation companies to increase their efficiencies while reducing costs. Visit www.mcleodsoftware.com to learn more.