SYDNEY, Aust.–CargoWise has announced the launch of CargoWise One, its next-generation software targeting global logistics operations. At the same time, the company is also rebranding itself to WiseTech Global www.wisetechglobal.com) to show its association with CargoWise One, its technology focus, and its global reach.
Since its international release in 2006, WiseTech Global’s flagship product, ediEnterprise grew to be the most frequently installed and used logistics execution product worldwide, according to a company release.
“CargoWise One marks a new chapter in the evolution of logistics operations and management software. We constantly strive to build a pipeline of breakthrough innovations in order to drive real-world values for the logistics industry. CargoWise One is the culmination of years of behind the scenes work and creative endeavor and is our most powerful and comprehensive product yet. It gives our customers a powerful tool designed from the ground up for logistics service providers large and small, and has major improvements that drive productivity, functionality, integration, supply chain compliance and global reach,” said WiseTech Global CEO and CargoWise founder, Richard White.
CargoWise One features major advancements and huge productivity and capability breakthroughs over the market-leading capabilities that made ediEnterprise the software of choice for global and domestic logistics service providers, the company said.
CargoWise One features a deeply feature-rich set of vertical and horizontal, whole-of-enterprise capabilities that will provide comprehensive functionality for logistics execution needs across the supply chain. It delivers over 200 important new functional enhancements and 5 new major product capabilities in 23 languages, a substantial improvement over its award-winning predecessor, the company said. These improvements aim to give logistics service providers even greater ability to increase productivity and operational efficiency while improving customer services and driving down operational costs and error rates.
In conjunction with the launch, WiseTech Global has also announced the global rollout of its Logistics Device-as-a-Service program (LDaaS), packaging CargoWise One’s logistics management solution with the latest ruggedized hand held mobile and cabin mounted devices to give asset based transport and logistics providers a complete and affordable pay-as-you-go mobility solution with no upfront costs or term lock-in.
CargoWise One will be available to WiseCloud On Demand customers from the production release in mid-March, and shortly after to other On Demand Customers. For existing ediEnterprise customers and users, CargoWise One’s new intuitive and feature-rich design will allow experienced operators of ediEnterprise a backward-compatible user experience, yet offers simplified and faster navigation. For administrators it offers simple and complete migration without data loss or manual updates, said White.
“We realized a long time ago we needed to meet, and beat, our competitors’ claims and marketing statements with real capabilities and high quality production software. But that was not enough, so we focused our development on game changing improvements most people believed impossible. CargoWise One puts WiseTech Global and our customers at the very forefront of logistics technology capability; however, we won’t rest there. We will continue to strive to create breakthrough innovations, and work tirelessly to improve our products and deliver further on our five key focal points: customer productivity, functionality, integration, supply chain compliance and global reach. With these goals and our track record in mind, our new CargoWise One product and our customers have a solid, high value roadmap into the future,” said White.