Complex IoT platform for continuous container shipment tracking and ETA forecasting based on current road traffic conditions.
Keywords: IoT, ETA forecasting, containers tracking system, GPRS and satellite, 3PLs
The world-known logistics provider faced the problem of stolen or damaged shipments and needed to improve transparency during the delivery on all stages. The issue required to track all the information about the cargo container shipment in real-time to forecast ETA, potential circumstances during the whole way from A to B and monitor the status of the container. System and all hardware devices were integrated and connected to a cloud solution to provide information about location and container conditions (doors, temperature, humidity, etc.) based on GPSR or satellite connection to the software platform.