SAP Certified Connector for Agile Network’s Enterprise Class Shipping and Transportation Management Software
Agile Network Facilitator integrates SAP shipment, transportation management software applications with Agile Network’s Suite of enterprise freight management software applications.
AGILE NETWORK GLOBAL SHIPPING SOLUTION
Agile Network’s multi-carrier, multi-location, global shipping solutions automate the entire shipping process from pack verification through weighing, rating, routing, labeling and execution. Agile Network is a strategic partner with integrated solutions for FedEx, UPS, DHL, and a network of more than 600 North American carriers for LTL and TL freight. To streamline operations, Agile Network solutions are also integrated with a variety of shipping services, including TMS, 3PL, audit & payment, supply chain visibility, vendor compliance, export compliance and insurance.
Agile Network solutions include management tools and reports to analyze carrier performance, optimize transportation planning and reduce freight expenditures. Scalable and redundant processing ensure continuous operation across large enterprise deployments. Agile Network solutions currently handle more than two million shipments each day for Tier 1 clients in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.
INTEGRATING SAP APPLICATIONS WITH AGILE FACILITATOR
With Agile Network Facilitator, SAP users may harness the full value of existing shipment, transportation planning and execution applications. Agile Network Facilitator connects directly with the SAP to collect package and order detail required for manifesting, labeling and carrier execution. Upon execution, Agile Network Facilitator transmits the tracking number, weight, service level and cost back to SAP applications. Agile Network Facilitator supports unlimited concurrent connections on a server license basis.
BLACK BOX SOLUTION
Agile Network Facilitator may be integrated with SAP as a ‘black box’ or unattended solution for pack verification, in-motion manifesting and shipment execution. In this mode, Agile Network Facilitator supports shipment processing at the handling unit or delivery level from within SAP applications.
Agile Network Facilitator may be configured to request and process all SAP shipping application data required to support:
- Complex business and transportation management rules
- Existing carrier rating and routing parameters
- Denied party screening and generation of export documentation
- Generation of hazardous material labels and documentation
- Vendor compliance
In addition, Agile Network’s Suite shipping solutions may be integrated with SAP applications through iDocs and API middleware.