About the Client
Developing a customized Logistics Management Software (LMS)
The organization partnered with Trigent to leverage its technical and domain expertise.Trigent’s team expeditiously participated in a two-week knowledge exchange effort to understand the company’s existing processes and data flows. The discovery phase included multiple collaborative discussions on architecture, and technical stack, among many other aspects.
A single-view LMS web application to enhance the supply chain
Trigent’s team of architects designed a highly scalable Cloud-Native SaaS application. The contemporary and forward-looking architecture was built in the Microsoft Azure cloud infrastructure with HTML 5 and ReactJS as the UI Layer.
Multiple console applications developed with the Microsoft .Net framework fetched data from existing dispatch applications, OEM software like PCS, QuickBooks and AlJex and from Carrier partners via secure API interfaces. The data transit and encryption were highly secured as the team provided fine-grained access control and permissions to select employees, partners and carriers.
To improve efficiency and simplicity, enterprise-level integrations were done wherein data regarding shippers, pool providers, carriers, and inbound and outbound orders were integrated into the LMS to orchestrate and fulfill numerous orders. Moreover, the LMS web application also worked in conjunction with the organization’s existing EDI platform to facilitate detailed invoicing processes. The seamless integration ensured scalability, seamless performance, and reliability.
The well-designed navigation of the next-gen web application improved usability and provided end-to-end visibility from order processing to distribution. Furthermore, leveraging highcharts, dashboards with custom widgets were created to provide several scheduled reports on shipment delivery, inbound projections, and performance, to name a few.
The microservices architecture enhanced scalability, optimized cloud resources, and improved flexibility. By providing seamless integrations, the next-gen LMS web application also enabled the organization to: