Integration with PeopleNet Fleet Manager

Integration with using Profound PeopleNet Fleet Manager

Objective

  • Implementation of PeopleNet’s Automated Workflow supporting EDI processes and Driver Dispatches.

Applied Solutions

  • Real time communication between PeopleNet’s Link tables and transferring of load, shipment statuses to Trade Partners
  • Extraction of trip details and notes based on route information, ETA and appointments
  • Downloading of driver messages, updating status on previously sent messages and downloading vehicle locations
  • Extraction of fleet data for various dispatch and management reports
  • Linking of route export data to IBM i application for custom processing
  • Visibility into driver’s schedule with Dispatches information

Technical Implementations

  • Driver’s Dispatch Information processing
  • Responding to HTTP and XML requests from PeopleNet Open interface
  • Custom EDI translator

SDLC/Technology Used

  • Agile model
  • iSeries (RPG, RPGLE, SQLRPGLE, CLLE, DB2/400)
  • Trimble PeopleNet

Customer Benefits

  • Delivered a cost-effective solution
  • Increased operational efficiency and improved user productivity
  • Reduced the maintenance overheads significantly
  • Enhanced customer service