Truckstop.com

Optimizing truck routes and rate plans through powerful analytics

The Client

Logistics (Transportation)

Founded in 1995 as the first freight-matching marketplace to hit the web, Truckstop.com has grown to provide load planning, transportation management, telematics, route optimization, real-time rates, powerful negotiation tools, and other logistics solutions. Truckstop.com is recognized as the leading resource for transportation data and trends including the weekly Trans4Cast, which informs outlets like BB&T and Bloomberg Financial. Additionally, Truckstop.com also serves as the largest credit reporting entity in the transportation industry, helping companies guard against fraud and choose the right partners for their business.

Business Challenge

Build a Rate Analysis web app which allows users to determine the optimized cost for transportation

Develop a web-based rating engine
with configurable parameters

The Solution

Clairvoyant used an AWS installation and provisioning of a multi-node Cluster. Along with developing an ingest Pipeline process for data – transfer, appends, and replacement. Developed a web based rating engine with configurable data models. Provided 24X7 support services on the production cluster and developed a rating engine on a web based platform

Key Technologies

CDH
Impala
HDFS
HIVE
SQOOP
RabbitMQ
Airflow
SQL SERVER
AWS RDS

“We’re processing five times the data in a third of the time.
The business sponsors know that they’re now working with
today’s data instead of yesterday’s.”

The Impact

Faster time to market on the rating web application

Faster processing of data ingestion

High availability cluster with continuous support

Reliable availability of data to the
rating engine improving accuracy

Scalable infrastructure for future needs

Key Highlights

IN DATA TRANSFORMATION AND DATA QUERIES

IN STAFF PRODUCTIVITY.

SCALABLE INFRASTRUCTURE

TruckStop

Healthcare

Altisource

Healthcare