ALK Technologies Announces TMW Systems Support of PC*MILER 28

Successful integration provides TMW Systems customers updated truck-specific routing and mileage data to better manage their operating costs

Nashville, Tennessee – September 22 – ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics® solutions and navigation software, and TMW Systems, a leading provider of enterprise transportation management software, today announced that the latest version of PC*MILER’s routing, mileage and mapping software, PC*MILER® 28, is now successfully tested and approved for use with multiple products within TMW’s portfolio of transportation and fleet management products.

The PC*MILER 28 integration covers the following TMW Systems products:  IDSC ExpertFuel®, Appian DirectRoute, Innovative IES®, Access and Access Plus®, TL2000®, TMWSuite® and TruckMate®software solutions .   PC*MILER’s street-level routing, mapping, multi-version switch and hazmat routing modules have also been tested and approved.

“By annually working with ALK to test the latest versions of PC*MILER across so many of our product lines here at TMW, we enable the widest range of our customers to take advantage of the latest data and capabilities,” stated Scott Vanselous, EVP of marketing, TMW Systems.  “TMW customers are then able to utilize a complete and current ALK tool set for greatest accuracy with multiple TMW applications in their business.”

“With the integration of PC*MILER 28, TMW’s extensive customer base of carriers, 3PLs and shippers continue to have  access to the most accurate, truck-specific routing and mileage data available to better manage operating costs,” said Dan Popkin, senior vice president, enterprise solutions, ALK Technologies.

In addition to enhanced routing and map data, PC*MILER 28 introduces optimized routing for medium-duty trucks, support for time-based routing restrictions and route warnings, and enhanced customization tools, including new Custom Route Profiles to enable users to save sets of frequently used routing preferences and vehicle dimensions for future use, reducing demand on crucial back office planning time.

ALK will demonstrate the full suite of ALK Transportation Solutions, including PC*MILER 28, at the TMW TransForum User Conference & Exhibition September 21-24 in Nashville, TN in Booth 307.

For more information about ALK’s PC*MILER and TMW Systems solutions, visit: www.pcmiler.com  and www.tmwsystems.com.

About TMW Systems
TMW Systems is a leading transportation software provider to commercial and private fleets, brokerage and 3PL organizations. Founded in 1983, TMW has focused on providing enterprise software to the transportation industry, including asset-based and non-asset-based operations as well as heavy-duty vehicle service centers. With offices in Cleveland, Dallas, Indianapolis, Nashville, Oklahoma City, Raleigh, and Vancouver, the company serves over 2,300 customers, including many of the largest, most sophisticated and complex transportation service companies in North America. TMW Systems is a Trimble Company (NASDAQ: TRMB) and part of the international Transportation and Logistics Division. www.tmwsystems.com

 

About ALK Technologies
ALK Technologies, a Trimble Company and global leader in GeoLogistics solutions and navigation software, is focused on developing innovative solutions for transportation, logistics, mobile workforces and consumers. For 30 years, ALK has led the transportation industry with high-quality routing, mileage and mapping solutions. Product lines include award-winning CoPilot, the GPS navigation software of choice for fleets, mobile operators, hardware OEMs, systems integrators, professional drivers and consumers. ALK’s PC*MILER is widely recognized as the industry standard and is depended on by transportation, logistics and manufacturing companies worldwide. ALK Maps is a development platform designed for the transportation industry and provides commercial routing, geocoding and mapping visualization for enterprise applications.

For more information on ALK Technologies, visit: www.alk.com or follow us at: www.twitter.com/ALKTech.