Multiport contracts Quantum for new web portal
Ship Agencies Network today confirmed their contract
to build a multi-phased web site and portal, that will
at the end of its planned development be an Industry
planned website and portal is a 4 stage development of
which the first two stages will be delivered by
September. The portal will have a significant “Members”
transaction area, and will provide a number of advanced
Multiport Clients, Registered Users as well
members themselves. It will also prove to be a
significant marketing tool for
web portal being designed for the later phases will
allow a complete range of port and hub activities, have
global vessel tracking, cost calculators and many more
features including advanced intelligence and
is a Global Agency Network, that brings together the
No.1 agency house in each country into a single global
entity. The group stands for quality and standards and
the membership acceptance is through a stringent
whetting process, bringing into play trading strengths,
coverage, strong marketing,
and impeccable financials. The
network extends to 108 countries and 1500 ports and
serves over 300 clients, making it the worlds
largest Global Agency Network.
is proud of the faith placed by
us, and it is a testament to our understanding of all
facets of transportation, and our ability to translate
this into a value proposition. This contract strengthens
our Web Design team, and we believe that this being a
severe need in shipping, will continue to grow rapidly.
first Web Design Client
Quantum is pleased to announce that the
Chartered Shipbrokers - a pillar of the maritime industry, has selected them for
their new website and portal, which is to be launched to
coincide with their annual prize giving event.
The website design will be in multiple phases, and will
start with a completely new look and feel, delivering advanced
features to the students and alumni. It will incorporate a ''members area''
where the combined equity of thousands
of MICS's and FICS's can be brought together into a strong
Further developments being discussed could include a
portal, members networking, communications and discussions,
e-learning and a whole host of features that involve the large
group of ICS members that are in the echelon's of power in
most marine organizations.
The ICS is an organization committed to the wellbeing of
the industry, by maintaining standards, transfer of knowledge
and the overall betterment of the fraternity. The new website
will dramatically leverage each of these core elements, while
retaining focus on the student body and the learning that the
ICS imparts to thousands each year.
As a progressive step, the many branches
and centers around the world may also be included in the
launches new Web Design service.
As promised to those that expressed an
interest, Quantum has officially commenced their ''Web
Design'' business vertical, promising to deliver
state-of-the-art design with the very best in e-commerce
features. As with our other businesses, we hope our Wed Design
will be unique in its dedicated focus towards Transportation.
Incorporating cross-industry features and design, Quantum will
bring to Transportation web-sites a new customer-oriented
approach, that will dramatically shift the information
architecture and access to information. New technology on the
web is well within ones grasp to provide e-commerce features
to even the simplest of websites.
The use of flash and other display tools will replace the
first generation websites found on most shipping websites
today. Our design team pledges to innovate and think ''Outside
the bottle'' in creativity and visual appeal.
Quantum will also design portals with secure access for
transactions, be they enquiries, bookings or financial. New
search engines and reporting tools used, will allow clients to
run queries and customize their features. Essentially,
Quantum's Web Design will place the client's site
significantly ahead of the industry standard in terms of
feature and ability.
Quantum's Web division is supported by a
Client Interface Manager
and a dedicated team of web professionals
comprising a manager, graphic designer, database analyst and
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Unveils New NVOCC System
today announced that it had officially unveiled its
Q-NVO system and would be conducting its first client
, followed by sequential worldwide release.
The Q-NVO is a purpose made end-to-end ERP system for the
rapidly growing NVOCC segment. Catering to the growing
influence and globalisation of the NVOCC's, the system is
completely web-based and built on the latest technologies
(dot NET with Oracle), and would without doubt have a life
exceeding 10 years. more...
Quantum closes deal in Dubai
Pacific Shipping & Forwarding,
the core agency
of the STALCO
Group serving PIL,
has signed with Quantum to deploy the Q-MiA Agency system
for their UAE offices. This installation is set to give PASHIP
a cutting edge in their electronic processing, and
substantially reduce transaction time. The Q-MiA system is
being integrated with PIL's system through EDI downloads
giving seamless export and import processes.
Quantum recruits in
Quantum-BSO is well on its way to becoming the
global leader in technology solutions and
outsourcing for the shipping domain. The
following positions need to be filled urgently
development center to support different
enterprise products and global customers. If
you are looking for a dynamic working
environment, technology challenges, career
growth and performance based rewards, Quantum
is the place for you.
Quantum Globalises Further
Quantum's reach to the large European and Middle-Eastern markets receives a huge boost, with dedicated sales and support opening their doors in London and Dubai this August. We take pleasure in announcing Saliya Senanayeke and Alok Sharma joining Quantum, and their brief profiles are attached below.
Both Saliya and Alok are shipping specialists, with significant periods in their markets and with a wealth of knowledge of the business as well as operating practices and processes. Quantum will support them initially from Bangalore logistically and technically, but we see a technical base evolving around them in the next few months as the need dictates.
Additions to Development Center
Catering to new projects, development programs and products, the technical team at Quantum has continued to grow. In order to maintain a high manager and domain specialist ration to the development team, Quantum has made key placements at the Offshore Development Center in Bangalore, and is pleased to announce the joining of Deepak Karan and Mathew Simon, whose profiles are attached below.
Both these managers bring in deep domain knowledge, and in the case of Deepak, a Master Mariner with over 8 years in shipping technology development. In the coming months, Quantum will add to the talent pool with domain specialists, business analysts as well as high calibre technology managers.
The Agency Solution Matures
Final Specification Released
Quantum’s Enterprise Solution product for Agencies is called Q-MIA (Multi-Modular Integrated Application for Liner Agencies). It is a highly intelligent, feature-loaded system that manages the complete business needs of Liner Agencies. From Budgeting and Business Planning, to Results and Financials, the Q-MIA handles the business with a single source of input and seamless data integration. It works with minimal hardware investments, has a very short set-up and implementation process and hence, makes an excellent value proposition...more...
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The Ride of a Lifetime !!
Specs on its Feeder Solution
Q-FLX, The Feeder Shipping System being developed by Quantum-BSO™, is a comprehensive, integrated Enterprise Solution system that streamlines and optimizes all operations of a Feeder Operator. It provides the management of medium and large sized Feeder companies with complete visibility over information and with powerful analysis of business performance. more...
Quantum gets new Head of Consulting
At Quantum we established a strategic direction of attracting
the very best talent to maintain our competitive edge on
the Domain. Anthony
Corbaz exemplifies this as Head of
Consulting and the Knowledge Management group.
Anthony Corbaz is a transportation professional with
over 12 years of experience during which time he has worked
and lived in many countries and with different work groups.
He is a Swiss national who earned his MBA in Lausanne, which
he has subsequently augmented with a Shipping Diploma and
He is fluent in his native French, but
also in English, Spanish and German, and also speaks his
Turkish mother tongue. He is passionate about wine, family,
and about Quantum. A keen sportsman, he excels in Skiing,
Golf, Tennis and Football. Full