PRINCETON, N.J. —ALK Technologies Friday announced its industry-standard PC*MILER Solutions now integrate with Oracle Transportation Management 6.1.
Oracle Transportation Management is a global transportation management system that helps streamline planning, execution, financial settlement, visibility and business process automation across all modes of transportation.
The integration involves numerous PC*MILER products, including PC*MILER|Streets, PC*MILER|Rail and PC*MILER|Worldwide to provide Oracle users with accurate, up-to-date routing and distance calculations, according to Craig Fiander, PC*MILER vice president of marketing.
Oracle Transportation Management delivers transportation planning and execution capabilities to shippers and third party logistics providers, according to Derek Gittoes, Oracle vice president for logistics product strategy.
It integrates and helps streamline all aspects of transportation management on a single application across all modes of transportation, from full truckload to complex multi-leg air, ocean, and rail shipments, he said.
Oracle Transportation Management 6.1 enables lower transportation costs and improved customer service, and provides flexible, global fulfillment options.
It includes Oracle Fleet Management, which helps administer private fleet and common carrier networks on a single platform, allowing increased asset utilization, lower costs and reduced environmental impact.
"ALK is pleased that Oracle has certified PC*MILER 23.1 to bring its customers the industry's most accurate, truck-specific routing and mileage solutions," Fiander said. "Oracle users will also benefit from PC*MILER's rail and multi-modal proficiency, reliable transit times, and precise street-level routing. ALK is proud to be associated with Oracle and offer its world class, worldwide routing, distance and mapping features through Oracle Transportation Management 6.1."
ALK Technologies is a Gold level-member in the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN).
"Oracle Transportation Management 6.1 is the leading global transportation management platform that enables companies to manage both private fleet and common carrier networks on a single platform," Gittoes said. "By extending our offering with PC*MILER's robust and accurate distance calculation capabilities, we can continue to help customers achieve their goals for increased asset utilization, lower transportation costs and reduced environmental impact."
For more information on PC*MILER and Oracle Transportation Management 6.1 visit www.pcmiler.com and www.oracle.com/applications/scm/transportation-management.
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