|[April 01, 2014]
Navis Unveils N4 2.6 at Intermodal South America and TOC CSC Asia
OAKLAND, Calif., SAO PAULO, Brazil and SINGAPORE --(Business Wire)--
Navis, the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo
through terminals, today announced at Intermodal South America the next
release of its industry-leading terminal operating system (TOS), N4 2.6.
Building upon previous versions of the technology, N4 2.6 offers the
latest innovations to help customers optimize operations, improve
efficiency and productivity and cut costs. Key enhancements available in
N4 2.6 include improved rail functionality, refreshed planning and
control UI, robust system management and administration capabilities,
tools to ease N4 migrations and improvements to EDI and gate
"We view each version of N4 as an opportunity to expand on what has
worked, and introduce new functionality that will help customers resolve
operational pain points as the market continues to evolve," said Scott
Holland, Vice President, Product Management at Navis. "Our goal with N4
2.6 is to drive improvements in critical areas such as rail
functionality, ease of use, management and administration and support
for migrations with enhanced EDI and gate functionality. We are
committed to the ongoing improvement of N4 and will continue to
collaborate with our customers to influence future versions of the TOS."
N4 2.6 includes new features and enhancements, including the following:
Improved Rail Functionality: N4 2.6 supports multiple RMGs
spanning multiple tracks for decoupled truckoperations.
Refreshed Planning & Control UI: The latest TOS includes a
refreshed UI for planning and control functions.
Streamlined IT Infrastructure Management & Administration
Functionality: N4 2.6 helps support scalability efforts that save
time and improve labor management for terminals.
Enhanced Tools to Ease N4 Migration: ECN4 in N4 2.6 now
supports by both broadband and narrow-band networks.
Enhanced EDI & Gate Functionality: The latest TOS also
includes continuous improvements in EDI and gate functionality.
Navis is showcasing N4 2.6 at stand number B-76 at Intermodal South
America 2014, April 1-3 in Brazil. The company will also be available at
the 2014 TOC CSC (News - Alert) Asia, taking place April 8-9 in Singapore.
N4 is Navis' latest generation TOS, allowing customers the flexibility
and scalability needed to run their operations - from a single terminal
to multiple terminals spanning numerous geographic locations managed
from one central location.
About Navis, LLC
Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is the global technology standard
for managing the movement of cargo through terminals, standing the test
of time. Navis combines industry best practices with innovative
technology and world-class services to enable our customers to maximize
performance and reduce risk. Whether tracking cargo through a port,
automating equipment operations, or managing multiple terminals through
an integrated, centralized solution, Navis provides a holistic approach
to operational optimization, providing customers with improved
visibility, velocity and measurable business results. www.navis.com.
About Cargotec Corporation
Cargotec shapes the cargo handling industry for the benefit of its
customers and shareholders. Cargotec's business areas MacGregor, Kalmar
and Hiab are recognised leaders in cargo and load handling solutions
around the world. Their global network is positioned close to customers
and offers extensive services that ensure a continuous, reliable and
sustainable performance according to customers' needs. Cargotec's sales
totalled approximately EUR 3.2 billion in 2013 and it employs
approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com
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