A Transportation Management System (TMS) provider was experiencing
difficulties with their existing rating engines. Their exponential
growth, combined with new customer demands for more complex tariffs and
multiple modes, had begun to push their exisiting engines'
myRates was introduced and rolled-out with a new customer
implementation to test in a stand-alone environment. myLogistics hosted
the application initially and transacted
rate requests via the
internet. Once satisified with the accuracy and performance of
the rating engine was brought into their "existing IT environment" and
a tariff migration progressed from their original engines.
- The myRates rating engine allows for
a flexible deployment:
via an installed platform or over the web
- All rate tariffs are stored in a single
database, allowing multiple modes
to be seamlessly returned together
with each rate request.
accessorials are accomodated
easily including: fuel surcharges, lane-level exceptions, and
escalating stop charges.
- Fixed and variable costing at the tariff
and/or tariff/lane level: percentage%, per mile, per stop, flat rate,
- User friendly tariff loading and tariff
editing capabilities permitted a quick and efficient transfer of