This page has not been updated recently.
We have kept it, within the OnWindows Archive, for your reference.

Cross-industry

Mobile Shipment Manager launched

Manhattan Associates has announced the development of Mobile Shipment Manager, an application for Manhattan SCALE available on Windows 8 and Windows RT, Microsoft’s highly-anticipated new version of its Windows operating system. Mobile Shipment Manager, the latest creation from Manhattan Mobility Labs, provides immediate visibility into supply chain shipments and allows one-touch management access via any Windows 8-enabled device.

“An application like this will enable me to re-route shipments as needed, execute rush deliveries and immediately remedy any challenges from a mobile device while integrated to Manhattan SCALE,” said Jim Casselman, chief information officer, Buffalo Hospital Supply. “Being able to make key supply chain decisions anywhere is invaluable to me and my operations team.”

Microsoft app developers have always provided rich functionality and value for our shared customers, and Windows 8 gives them the platform to deliver

John Richards, senior director, Windows Business Development
 
Microsoft Windows 8-style apps, or ‘Live Tiles,’ are designed to be fast and fluid and optimised for the touchscreen environments common to the current ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) environment in business technology. This Windows 8 architecture enables live notifications to Manhattan SCALE users as to current shipping metrics in the distribution process as well as the ability to change carriers on the fly.

“Microsoft app developers have always provided rich functionality and value for our shared customers, and Windows 8 gives them the platform to deliver,” said John Richards, senior director, Windows Business Development. “The re-imagining of Windows keeps our app developers ahead of the competition and gives our shared customers flexibility and choice.”

“The development of Mobile Shipment Manager continues our strategy of helping supply chain professionals break away from their office environments and be more engaged in their day-to-day operations,” said David Landau, vice president, product management, Manhattan Associates. “The Windows 8 OS will deliver businesses new possibilities in mobile productivity.”

Please login/register to add your comments


Review comments:

There are currently no comments on this article

 

 

Prime focuses on Microsoft technology in manufacturing, exploring issues from PLM and the supply chain, to plant floor visibility and lean manufacturing.

 

Finance on Windows is Microsoft’s quarterly enterprise customer magazine for the financial services sector, covering banking, capital markets and insurance.

 

Speak provides a quarterly digest of news, features and case studies focusing on challenges faced by retail, hospitality and consumer-focused businesses.

 

Touch is the latest addition to the suite of Microsoft industry publications and the new authority on public sector activity within the EMEA region.

 
Financial Services Global Outlook 2012-2015

The Financial Services Global Outlook 2012-2015 is an essential resource for those looking to identify solution providers in banking, insurance and capital markets.

 
Prime Partner Guide 2010/11

The Manufacturing & Resources Global Outlook 2012-2015 is a leading authority on Windows-based solution providers in the manufacturing and resources sectors.

 
Distribution and Services Global Outlook

The Distribution and Services Global Outlook is a yearly publication that profiles Microsoft technology partners in the retail, consumer goods and services industries.

 
Public Sector Global Outlook

The annual Public Sector Global Outlook is an invaluable resource for companies in the sector seeking to leverage their investment in Microsoft solutions.

 
Communications Sector Partner Guide EMEA 2010

The Communications Sector Partner Guide is Microsoft’s official printed directory of partners serving the EMEA communications sector.

Keep up with OnWindows

Advertise

To find out more about advertisement opportunities online and in our suite of Microsoft industry magazines visit the OnWindows.com Partner Zone