Gartner Research

Gartner's Model for Holistic Multimodal Transportation Management Suites

Published: 30 August 2012

ID: G00238125

Analyst(s): C. Klappich

Summary

Given the rapidly evolving nature of the TMS marketplace, several dynamics should be studied as logistics organizations evaluate new products and vendors. Supply chain leaders can use this research to broaden their evaluation when buying, upgrading or replacing a TMS.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Introduction and Market Overview
  • TMS Suite Definition and Descriptions
    • Transportation Planning Tools
    • Transportation Execution Capabilities
  • Other TMS Suite Capabilities to Consider
    • Parcel Shipping
    • Freight Billing
    • Fleet Routing and Dispatching
    • Not Always Part of the TMS Suite, but Within the TMS Family

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