NEPTUNE, N.J., May 22, 2014 -- Marathon Data Systems (www.marathondata.com), which provides a cloud-based business management platform for companies with a mobile workforce, today announced its new delivery pick-up and drop-off feature, the only true cloud-based route planning optimization solution like it on the market. The new feature tracks load to ensure that all vehicle's load capacity limits, like weight, volume and value, remain within required limits during the entire route, while planning the correct order of pickups and deliveries to best optimize routes. The intuitive new offering enables anyone in the office to plan and schedule efficient routes quickly.
"Every new feature we add to our software suite is designed to simplify and optimize business operations for our clients no matter which vertical their business is in," said Chris Sullens, President and CEO of Marathon Data Systems. "Our new pick-up and drop-off feature reduces the burden on employees in the field and in the office by actively monitoring loads to ensure they remain in compliance with all local regulations and logistical constraints while enhancing the overall fleet productivity"
Marathon Data Systems' web-based route optimization technology enables its clients to spend less time handling cumbersome manual calculations. Marathon Data Systems, through its Viamente division (www.viamente.com), offers proprietary, cloud-based route planning, optimization and mobile workforce solutions for the transportation and logistics market.
Visit www.marathondata.com/route-optimization for more information on Marathon Data Systems' route planning and optimization technologies.
About Marathon Data Systems:
Named one of America's fastest growing companies by Inc. Magazine three times (2011 – 2013) and one of the best places to work in New Jersey four times (2010 – 2013), Marathon Data Systems' cloud-based business management platform provides operational intelligence and support to drive efficiency and solve the emerging needs of companies with a mobile workforce. This intuitive, open platform speeds implementation with tailored business processes for verticals within field services and transportation and logistics. Marathon Data Systems provides transportation and logistics companies with intelligent, automated route optimization. Founded in 1984, Marathon is headquartered in Neptune, N.J. For more information, visit www.marathondata.com.
Media Contact: Michelle Tarantino, Marathon Data Systems, 800-762-0301, MTARANTINO@MARATHONDATA.COM