The client is a logistics and transportation company that specializes in delivering goods and materials across the United States. The company has been in operation for over 15 years and has built a reputation for being reliable, efficient, and cost-effective.
The client wanted to improve their visibility into the movement of goods across its network as they have a complex supply chain. The client was for looking for a Microsoft Gold Partner to develop a Power Pages solution that can provide real-time tracking of shipments, enable secure communication with customers, and allow for easy collaboration between different stakeholders in the supply chain.
Our team of Power Platform experts proposed developing a Power Pages solution using Microsoft Power Apps, Power Automate, and Power BI.
The solution consists following features:
Real-time shipment tracking: The Power Pages solution enables customers to track the location of their shipments in real time. The solution leverages Microsoft Azure IoT Hub and Azure Event Hubs to collect and process data from IoT sensors attached to the shipments.
Secure communication: The Power Pages solution provides a secure communication channel between the client and their customers. Customers can submit queries, complaints, and feedback through the portal, while the client can provide updates and address issues.
Collaboration platform: The Power Pages solution serves as a collaboration platform for different stakeholders in the supply chain, including shippers, carriers, and freight forwarders. The Power Pages solution allows stakeholders to exchange documents, share information, and collaborate on shipment-related tasks.
Analytics dashboard: The Power Pages solution will provide a centralized analytics dashboard using Microsoft Power BI, it allows the client to monitor key performance indicators, identify bottlenecks in the supply chain, and make data-driven decisions.
To implement the solution, we used a combination of Azure services, including Azure IoT Hub, Azure Event Hubs, and Azure Functions. We also used Power Apps and Power Automate to build the user interface and workflow automation. The Power Pages solution is hosted on Azure App Service, providing scalability, security, and availability.
AQL’s Microsoft Power Pages experts helped the client in overcoming their challenges, improving their visibility into their supply chain.
AQL’s Power Pages solution has resulted in many benefits for the client, including:
- Improved visibility into supply chain by 75%.
- Improved scalability & security.
- Improved customer satisfaction by 80%