sasThe product would encompass the principles of ‘Smart Supply Network’ that incorporates cloud-computing, mobility, GPS into a paperless supply network utilising smart transactions conveying information between members.

  1. The product is based on an Open-Source solution architecture:
    • Front-end (Client-side) – JavaScript
    • Back-end (Server-side) – PHP
    • Database – MySQL.
  2. Hosting is provided by a reputable 3rd party provider giving us comfort that the following requirements are met:
    • Database backups and recovery
    • 24/7 network and server monitoring
    • Firewall Protection
    • Anti-virus Scanning
    • Scalability.

Browser compatibility: Internet Explorer v8+, Firefox v 25+ and Google Chrome v30+.


Phased Deliverables


The strategic rollout of the software is based on a phased deliverable approach. It provides the necessary foundation that ensures flexibility, stability and reliability that facilitate:

  • Real-time access to shipment data
  • Client Reporting
  • Transaction Analysis
  • Business Intelligence (BI).

The initial phase embraces innovation, providing a competitive advantage which we endeavour to maintain with subsequent releases. In collaboration with our members, we can then implement E-Commerce (B2B) Technology, Inter-Modal functionality and Geographical expansion.
Phase 1 Features

  • Transhipment (shipment of goods to an intermediate destination, then yet to another destination)
  • Geocoding (process where by a physical address is converted to GPS coordinates)
  • Automated and synchronous duel matching capabilities (patent pending for search algorithm)
  • Process automation
  • Internal real-time optimisation
  • Maintain existing contractual obligations
  • RBAC (role based access control)
  • Data model designed to cater for members irrespective of the size of their corporation
  • Flexibility to align with current business processes thus no internal process reengineering is required.