Prophesy Announces ProphesyMaps, enhanced mapping via Microsoft® Bing Maps Integration

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Microsoft map technology adds enhanced capabilities, features to Prophesy Dispatch

BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut – November 10, 2010 – Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Inc. (an Accellos division), provider of trucking and logistics software solutions to the transportation industry, has announced the availability of ProphesyMaps, which brings Microsoft® Bing Maps technology to Prophesy DispatchSeries, the popular industry-preferred transportation management system.

ProphesyMaps is a new feature for users of the Prophesy DispatchSeries solution, which now uses licensed Bing Mapping technology.  The solution geocodes and reverse geocodes to locate vehicles, trace routes, and pinpoint origins and destinations, all on one centralized map.  The ProphesyMaps interface is integral to the Prophesy Dispatch system and can be accessed via a simple menu.

The ProphesyMaps interface includes:

  • The ability to easily zoom in and out by using a mouse or buttons on the new system interface
  • Aerial views that allow users to see locations in real time
  • Mileage database updates used to effectively generate routes
  • Views of an enroute truck’s current location as well as the route generated by the system and the actual route taken, in differentiating colors
  • Push pin plotting of load origin and destination and clearly marked travel routes
  • The ability to easily change loads and locations plotted from within the map view

“Prophesy is happy to offer the enhanced visual capabilities provided by Microsoft Bing Maps within the new ProphesyMaps module.  The advanced features of this tool will allow customers to better manage their enroute vehicles,” said Prophesy Vice President Bill Ashburn.

For more information on ProphesyMaps, or the Prophesy DispatchSeries product line and its features, call 800-776-6706 or email moreinfo (at) mile.com.

About Prophesy DispatchSeries

Prophesy DispatchSeries trucking software is the central solution for managing every part of your growing trucking or brokerage operation.  You will never have to enter data twice, as all of your critical information flows in real time throughout every part of your business.

Prophesy creates an environment where efficiency is standard and profit is automatic.  Whether you are a for-hire carrier, broker, or private fleet, Prophesy Transportation Solutions has the trucking software solution that is designed for the way you do business.

If you are using QuickBooks Pro, Peachtree Complete, Microsoft Dynamics GP, or MAS 90 / MAS 200 accounting software, rest assured that all your critical accounting information will flow automatically through Prophesy’s powerful and easy to use third-party accounting interface.