ALK Technologies and McLeod Software announced that ALK’s PC Miler 28 routing, mileage and mapping software has been now successfully tested and approved for use with McLeod’s LoadMaster and PowerBroker products.
ALK is a Trimble Company and global provider of GeoLogistics systems and navigation software. McLeod provides transportation management and trucking software systems.
McLeod’s LoadMaster and PowerBroker products are used for trucking dispatch operations management, freight brokerage management, fleet management, document imaging, workflow, EDI, and business process automation. With the integration of PC Miler 28, McLeod customers have access to up-to-date truck-specific routing and mileage data, including truck restrictions and truck-specific toll costs. PC Miler’s street-level routing, mapping, multi-version switch and hazmat routing modules have also been tested and approved.
“We are committed to providing comprehensive integration capabilities with the industry’s premier mileage vendor, ALK. This certification provides assurance that our LoadMaster and PowerBroker customers can take advantage of the latest technologies available,” said Robert Brothers, manager of product development for McLeod Software.
“In collaboration with McLeod, we are focused on providing our mutual customer base with seamlessly integrated transportation solutions to effectively manage operating costs and increase productivity,” 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, 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, saving back office planning time and support for time-based routing restrictions and route warnings.