Crux Systems Insights

Managing big data

May 31, 2016 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics

Trucking companies are increasingly going paperless and looking to cloud-based technologies to manage things like compliance and track driver performance and vehicle data. There are some big advantages to switching to cloud-based technologies to collect and manage this kind of data —...

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Hurricane Joaquin has a bigger reach than most people realize

October 1, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Logistics, Shipping, Terminals

The East Coast is getting ready to batten down the hatches as Hurricane Joaquin leaves the Bahamas and heads north. As of the time of this post, Joaquin is just a category 3 storm and will likely increase in strength to a category 4.

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Logistics companies in the collaborative economy

August 24, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics, Trucking

More and more companies are finding innovative ways to tap into the collaborative economy and make use of idle resources or excess capacity. While companies that enable people to get what they need directly from their peers are most often associated with the collaborative economy (like...

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The final mile

May 15, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Logistics, Trucking

The US logistics market moves more than $1 trillion worth of goods each year. This covers everything from the ships that carry cargo from abroad through our ports, to the trains and distribution centers that move and sort cargo through the interior of the country. But what about the...

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