GridGain In-Memory Computing for Logistics and Transportation

Managing the Challenges of Big Data and Resource Optimization

In-Memory Computing for Logistics and Transportation

Logistics and transportation applications are dealing with the rapid growth of data as sensors, people and and systems increasingly send more and more data for consideration. Adding the GridGain in-memory computing platform to a logistics or transportation application enables massive scalability to deal with the growth in data as well as a 1,000x improvement in processing speeds as data moves from disk to RAM. GridGain enables extremely high performance for organizations dealing with massive amounts of location-based data.

GridGain provides speed and scale for transactional, analytical and hybrid transactional/analytical applications. GridGain is solid and proven technology that delivers predictable latency, flexible scaling, configurable data consistency and reliable uptime. GridGain can run on commodity hardware, virtual machines or cloud providers. GridGain is built on the open source Apache™ Ignite™ project code base.

Logistics and Transportation Use Cases for GridGain Technology

  • Event Driven Architectures
  • Route Optimizations
  • Prediction Modeling for Inventory Logistics
  • Parcel Volume Predictions
  • Parcel Health Monitoring

GridGain Case Studies

Global SaaS TMS Provider MercuryGate Chooses GridGain to Improve Business for Clients by Reducing System Wait Times

MercuryGate International delivers collaborative, global Transportation Management Systems (TMS) for shippers, carriers, brokers, freight forwarders and third party logistics providers. These solutions enable clients to plan, optimize, and execute global transportation movements while providing complete end-to-end control visibility and decision support. MercuryGate TMS opens doors to new growth opportunities while controlling costs related to managing parcel, intermodal, truckload and LTL (Less Than Truckload) shipments, as well as complex multi-leg, ocean, air, and rail movements. Read more about our solutions for the logistics industry in our case study about Logistics Solutions for Reducing System Wait Times.

Some of GridGain's Logistics and Transportation Clients

  • MercuryGate – They create world class transportation management system (TMS) solutions that are the perfect marriage of new technology and real-world dynamics
  • Pitney Bowes - They provide data so businesses can market to their best customers and they enable the sending of parcels and packages across the globe
  • Nederlandse Spoorwegen - The principal passenger railway operator in the Netherlands
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Other GridGain Resources About Logistics and Transportation