Japan Airlines selects IBS Software to Transform Cargo Terminal Operations
IBSSoftware, a worldwide leader of SaaS solutions to the aviation industry, has announceda contract with Japan Airlines (JAL) for the implementation of iCargo, acomprehensive cargo sales, inventory and reservations system that manages aircargo operations and movement globally and powered with business capabilitiesthat are tailored for the unique Japanese Air Cargo market.JALwill replace multiple legacy systems with IBSâ€™s iCargo Terminal Operationssolution for Japan, the workhorse that will manage the entire operations processcovering the import, export, transfers, warehouse operations and airportsoperations across the network. Along with significant savings in legacy systemmaintenance costs, JAL will also benefit from major efficiency improvementsthrough the iCargo solution. iCargo is the industry leader in Japan and theonly non-Japanese system in this market today that has full Japanese Customs NACCSreporting capabilities. The real time availability of operational informationthrough iCargo also helps generate actionable intelligence to understand theoverall utilization of assets and thereby improve operational efficiencies.
iCargois an integrated solution that supports the end-to-end business functions suchas cargo reservations, rating, manifesting, import & export operations,warehouse management, revenue accounting, air mail handling and revenuemanagement of cargo carrying airlines and ground handlers. iCargo follows theair cargo industry best practices and is fully compliant with global industrystandards and initiatives such as Cargo iQ, C-XML, OneRecord, e-AWB ande-Freight in general.
IBSoffers enterprise class availability of the iCargo business solution to all itscustomers with the solution hosted in IBSâ€™s data centres around the world. Deployed globally with many ofthe worldâ€™s leading airlines and ground handlers, 5 of the top 15 global cargoairlines have deployed iCargo to manage their air cargo business.
JAL is an iconic name in the airline industry and we areproud to welcome them to the iCargo community. Their aim is to drive efficiencyimprovements and iCargo, the leader and IT platform of choice for airlinesespecially in the Japanese market, will help their transformation into digitalfreight said Ashok Rajan, Senior Vice-President & Head,Cargo & Logistics Solution Business, IBS Software