October 16, 2012
Airclic, a global provider of cloud-based software that transforms the accuracy, efficiency and competitiveness of mobile supply chain and logistics operations, and ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics™ and navigation software, today announced ALK’s CoPilot Truck, truck-specific GPS navigation solution will be integrated into Airclic’s cloud-based mobile software products, bringing superior competitive advantage to Airclic’s transportation customers.
The solution will provide spoken, turn-by-turn directions that take into account truck-restricted roads to avoid costly fines and vehicle damage, reduce out-of-route mileage and increase driver efficiency. Using customizable truck dimensions for height, length, width and weight/axle weight, drivers can calculate the optimal route to provide driver's safe and reliable routing on truck-legal roads.
“Our cloud-based packaged products have ongoing releases to meet the demands of the transportation industry. Regular releases also enable us to team with best-of-breed industry leaders, such as ALK, to provide new and improved features and functionality that deliver a competitive edge,” said Mike Lee, CEO of Airclic. “Strategic partnerships play a significant role in our business, allowing us to provide a more comprehensive product, proven to deliver a significant cost savings through more efficient operations.”
“We are thrilled to partner with Airclic, a fellow leader in the transportation industry that is committed to pushing the envelope when it comes to providing innovative technology solutions,” said Dan Popkin, Vice President, Business Development for Enterprise Solutions, ALK Technologies. “Our navigation solution, combined with Airclic’s robust software, will give transportation companies a unique, comprehensive product that will drive efficiencies and delivers a competitive edge.”
Airclic customers can access the CoPilot Truck solution immediately. For more information, please call +1.800.854.0473.
Airclic is the leading provider of proven, cloud-based mobile software solutions that transform the accuracy, efficiency and competitiveness of mobile supply chain and logistics operations worldwide. The Company’s industry-specific products are scalable, reliable and operate on any device or carrier – ensuring seamless deployment and rapid ROI. Annually, more than $165 billion of business transactions are automated on Airclic’s Perform products for a competitive advantage through increased efficiency, reduced operational costs and improved customer service. For more information, please visit http://www.airclic.com.
About ALK Technologies
ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics™ 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 Live, the GPS navigation software of choice for fleets, mobile operators, hardware OEMs, systems integrators, professional drivers and consumers...For the original version on PRWeb visit: http://www.prweb.com/releases/prweb2012/10/prweb10017420.htm