Descartes Systems Group (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, identified Descartes as the leading global provider, based on 2012 revenues, of software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based transportation management systems (TMS) in its benchmark report, Transportation Management Systems Global Market Research Study — Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2017.
The ARC report holistically defines TMS as: “A transportation management system (TMS) helps companies efficiently, reliably, and cost effectively move freight from origin to destination.”
ARC research indicates that Descartes is ranked as a leader (based on 2012 revenues) in several other key categories, including the following:
- #2 Retail market provider of TMS solutions
- #2 Wholesale/distribution provider of TMS solutions
- #3 North American provider of TMS solutions
- #3 EMEA provider of TMS solutions
- #4 global provider of TMS solutions
Our focus on network-based SaaS and cloud solutions, embodied in the Descartes Logistics Technology Platform, has allowed us to provide our customers with the solutions they need to help efficiently, effectively and securely manage their movement of goods,” said Edward Ryan, Chief Commercial Officer at Descartes.
“Our SaaS model and established community of logistics participants helps customers achieve results at a significantly faster pace than traditional solution providers and at a much lower total cost of ownership. Our strong global presence helps address the broader range of challenges our customers face and provides them with the local knowledge and support required to make them successful.”
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