Thursday, June 3, 2010

FreightMaster TMS® 5.0 Embraces Microsoft Windows 7 Light Up Features

Next Generation Logistics, Inc. announced today a new release of their flagship transportation management software suite, FreightMaster TMS® 5.0. The new version leverages the new Light Up features of Microsoft's new Windows 7 client as well as being certified for Microsoft Windows 2008R2 and SQL 2008 servers.

Windows 7 "Light-Up" features such as:
-Jump Lists
-Progress Bars
-Icon Overlays
-Custom Categories in the Jump List
-Thumbnail Previews

"After meeting with Next Generation Logistics at Convergence, I convinced them that they could take their WPF application and make it even better by utilizing the full power of Windows 7. Next Generation recognized the opportunity and got to work immediately. In a few weeks Next Generation has been able to deliver a product that now works perfectly with Windows 7 and takes advantage of many of the key features." - John O'Donnell, Microsoft

The published interview can be viewed at

About Next Generation Logistics, Inc. Next Generation Logistics, Inc. is a leading Supply Chain Consulting, Managed Freight Services, and Technology provider. For the past 22 years, NGL has worked with companies in the Food & Beverage and Consumer Products Industries, recommending and implementing proven repeatable concepts, strategies, and software technology that drive down costs and improve operating efficiencies within their customers supply chains.

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