Roadnet adds new routing features in latest product update

Roadnet V3 7Omnitracs Roadnet Technologies announced the availability of Roadnet Transportation Suite 3.7.3, featuring enhancements to its on-premise vehicle routing, scheduling, tracking, mobile workforce and fleet management platform.

The FleetLoader, Scheduler, MobileCast and Roadnet products within the suite have been upgraded with new features.

With Roadnet Transportation Suite 3.7.3, users have enhanced service rules to apply when using standard routes. Users can keep the routes the same but start them at different times to accommodate various operational requirements without having to recreate a route plan.

“We remain committed to timely and responsive product innovation in response to customers’ requests and in alignment with their changing business needs,” stated Kevin Haugh, general manager, Omnitracs Roadnet Technologies. “By allowing fleets to configure standard routes to align with their specific operational considerations, we have made it easier for them to take advantage of Roadnet’s advanced route planning algorithms.”

“The latest version of the suite incorporates several enhancements to web services for improved integration with third-party software, such as route accounting and enterprise resource planning applications,” commented Cyndi Brandt, senior director of product marketing and alliances for Omnitracs Roadnet. “This new functionality assists with improved importing and exporting of driver information to backend systems and enables users to import and export routes, items and SKUs, which is incredibly valuable when utilizing multiple systems for logistics needs.”

The Roadnet Transportation Suite combines routing with real-time data collection and analysis tools that enable users to create routes and load plans that work best for their businesses. Real-time notifications help keep drivers up-to-speed in the field, and customizable reports enable timely driver performance monitoring.