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Descartes Unveils Android-Based Mobile Application

MobileLink, the global positioning system-based application for managing mobile workers from Descartes Systems Group, is now available on the Android operating system.

Combined with the vendor's cloud-based Wireless Global Logistics Network and routing applications, MobileLink allows for the dynamic dispatching and tracking of drivers and other resources in the field. MobileLink for Android is part of Descartes' Routing, Mobile and Telematics suite. It provides route sequences, route status, vehicle tracking and dispatching. Through the Wireless Global Logistics Network, MobileLink communicates bidirectionally, in real time, with Descartes' route-planning and execution technology and customers' back-end systems. Companies get better visibility into the real-time actions of their drivers and field workers, with the ability to make changes in-route, Descartes claimed.

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Combined with the vendor's cloud-based Wireless Global Logistics Network and routing applications, MobileLink allows for the dynamic dispatching and tracking of drivers and other resources in the field. MobileLink for Android is part of Descartes' Routing, Mobile and Telematics suite. It provides route sequences, route status, vehicle tracking and dispatching. Through the Wireless Global Logistics Network, MobileLink communicates bidirectionally, in real time, with Descartes' route-planning and execution technology and customers' back-end systems. Companies get better visibility into the real-time actions of their drivers and field workers, with the ability to make changes in-route, Descartes claimed.

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