Contract arrangements with carriers can be complex and freight rate structures are often bewildering for those not directly involved in rate negotiations. A large organization with a variety of shipping needs could have scores of rating arrangements that may apply to a given shipment. The interactive tools of WISL WebRate may be utilized to simplify finding the best rate for a given shipment.
|Windows Server , Internet Information Services|
|Redhat Linux, Apache|
Workstation: Any device that can run a browser (Chrome, Windows Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox) and can access the corporate intranet or internet as required
|Rocket Softwares UniVerse DBMS provides for support of imported and generated data base files|
|Rocket Softwares Middleware Web DE provides for browser based access by workstations to the webserver|
|JAVA Application Server(JRun)|
|Freight Analysis Information System|
|Shipment specifications are entered directly through a web based entry screen.|
Webrate invokes the FAIS auto-rating mechanism which identifies the best rate and a list of additional rates found
Webrate provides for display of the rates data gathered in the auto-rating process and also provides for display of additional detail
Webrate can be implemented as an intranet facility or made available on the internet
|Rate Quote Request|
Provides for the specification of the major attributes of a rate quotation and then provides for the rate quote request to be submitted via e-mail to a list of carriers with copies to the rate quote administration authority.