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News

Halftime report all good news

Media release - September 13, 2016

Our mid-year update spells good news for everyone.

Bimodal IT with John Ascroft

Jade in the news, Digital business - September 8, 2016

Our CIO, John Ascroft, discusses the value of bimodal IT as businesses become more digitally focused.

Jade partner nominated for 2016 innovation awards

Innovation, Community news - September 8, 2016

Jade's farm health and safety partner, OnSide, have been nominated for three Innovation Awards.

John Ascroft examines innovative thinking in Energy News

Jade in the news - August 31, 2016

Our CIO, John Ascroft, takes a look at the way energy companies can look to other industries for innovation.

NBR talks innovative culture with our CIO

Jade in the news, Innovation - August 29, 2016

John Ascroft, Jade CIO, features in a National Business Review article about building, and sustaining, a culture of innovation.

Jade powers TAL into the AFR's 50 Most Innovative Companies 2016

Jade in the news, Digital business, Financial services - August 24, 2016

TAL's partnership with Jade pays off with a place in the Australian Financial Review's 50 most innovative companies 2016.

Jade partner with UCLA

Jade Logistics - August 22, 2016

Jade Logistics has partnered with one of the most prestigious business schools in the world.

Multi time zone feature added to Master Terminal

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - August 22, 2016

Master Terminal’s multiple time zone capability enables a port to host multiple terminals located in different geographic locations that have different time zones.

Our long lasting Clearview partnership draws Australian attention

Jade in the news, Financial services - August 17, 2016

Our partnership with ClearView has drummed up some media attention, which discusses our value as a partner, software development trends, and the future.

Break bulk logistics industry climbing the technology ladder

Jade Logistics - August 3, 2016

Hear what Keith McSwain, Jade’s Vice-President of Client Services has to say about the emergence of IT for break bulk logistics businesses.

Craig Beveridge talks customer centred software design

Jade in the news, Digital business - August 3, 2016

Our Australian GM, Craig Beveridge, discusses the value of customer-led software design.

Growing an innovative culture

Digital business, Innovation - July 20, 2016

Jade Software and CORE Education are lifting the lid on a new partnership which has successfully introduced elements of Jade’s innovative culture into CORE’s organisation.

How insurers can keep pace with change

Jade in the news, Digital business, Financial services - July 5, 2016

Our Australian General Manager, Craig Beveridge, explains how insurers can adapt to accelerating digital change.

Is your business husky or human? The latest from our CIO, John Ascroft

Jade in the news - July 5, 2016

Adaptability hold the key to surviving the accelerating pace of change. Find out what our CIO, John Ascroft, has to say.

Finding Calm in the Chaos

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - July 4, 2016

Efficiency holds the key in determining how today’s ports can alleviate this stress and gain an advantage over the competition. Read more in the article Finding Calm in the Chaos.

SOLAS VGM rule takes effect on July 1

Jade Logistics - June 28, 2016

From 01 July 2016 the SOLAS VGM regulation will come into effect requiring the weight of a container to be verified before shipment.

Supporting the 2016 New Zealand Innovation Awards

Innovation, Awards - June 15, 2016

We're sponsoring the 2016 Innovation in Technology Solutions award.

Master Terminal helps mixed cargo ports compete with world's best

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - June 7, 2016

Strong business relationships, exceptional technology, and project implementation skills have helped Jade Software to become the world's leading provider of terminal operating systems for mixed cargo ports.

Still confused about the SOLAS VGM rule which takes effect on July 1?

Jade Logistics - May 31, 2016

As of July 01, 2016, it will become mandatory to verify a container's weight before it is loaded onto a vessel.

Annual results: Jade Software Corporation invests to grow

Media release - May 26, 2016

Jade's 2015 results saw global expansion, improved revenue in digital and JADE technologies businesses, and lead times in the logistics sector lengthen.

CIO NZ looks at our culture of innovation

Jade in the news, Innovation, Working at Jade - May 25, 2016

What does it take to create a culture of innovation so strong that your customers ask for a slice of it themselves? CIO NZ talked to John Ascroft and Caroline Francis to find out.

Wide-ranging disruption makes innovation even more important: Insights from EMANZ

Digital business, Energy industry - May 23, 2016

Our EMANZ conference survey results show a lot of disruption in the energy industry, which makes innovation ever more important.

Jade’s culture gets some exposure

Working at Jade - May 13, 2016

Jade's leaders speak about the value of culture.

Ruth Richardson retires from Jade Software board

Media release - May 13, 2016

The Hon. Ruth Richardson has announced her retirement from the Board and Chairmanship of Jade Software.

Jade first to address weight issue

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - May 12, 2016

Since March this year, Jade’s terminal operating system, Master Terminal has been ready to capture a container’s VGM, making Jade one of, if not the first TOS vendor to introduce this functionality into their software.

Jade congratulate Abu Dhabi Ports on 10th Anniversary

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - May 9, 2016

Abu Dhabi Ports celebrate 10th Anniversary.

The speed of change is accelerating - A pace adjusted look at the future.

Energy industry, Events - April 26, 2016

At Downstream 2016, our Chief innovation Officer, John Ascroft, spoke about the pace of change and what we can expect in the future.

Jade Port app launched

Jade Logistics, Innovation - April 19, 2016

Immerse yourself in a virtual port with this free app for Google Cardboard.

Getting OnSide with the media

Jade in the news - April 14, 2016

We're getting some great media coverage following the release of OnSide.

John Ascroft talks disruption with Techweek

Jade in the news - April 14, 2016

Techweek talks to John about disruption and creating a culture of innovation.

OnSide and Jade Software launch innovative health and safety app

Media release - April 7, 2016

OnSide and Jade Software launch innovative health and safety app

What's hot at TOC?

Jade Logistics - March 16, 2016

Come and see Jade Software at TOC Asia 2016.

Community Connect in Rotterdam

Jade Logistics, Jade in the news - March 3, 2016

On a wintry January day in Rotterdam, twenty-four Jade Software staff from around the globe spent the afternoon at De Burcht, a nursing home in the east of Rotterdam, making traditional apple pies for the residents.

Finding calm in the chaos

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - March 2, 2016

Read our recently published article about how purchasing a terminal operating system poses less risk, provides a faster ROI, and ensures a more streamlined operation than investing in tangible capital assets such as cranes and machinery.

Worth the weight?

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - February 18, 2016

With new container weighing regulations due to take effect in July 2016, is your port in position to capitalize on this industry-changing opportunity?

Smoothing your TOS implementation

Jade Logistics, Media release, CRM - January 19, 2016

Smoothing your TOS implementation. Implementing a TOS is a large undertaking, so it requires a thorough plan that details a workable approach for your terminal.

Is global trade in rough water?

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - January 15, 2016

From August to October, America’s three biggest ports’ (Los Angeles, Long Beach, and New York harbor) imports fell by 10% during what is usually their peak shipping month. Global merchandise trade value also decreased by 13% in the first half of this year.

The new energy distribution equation

Digital business, Energy industry - January 15, 2016

Our new ebook, The New energy distribution equation, looks at the changing landscape of energy distribution.

The appeal of 'as a service'

Jade in the news, Digital business - January 12, 2016

Jade CIO John Ascroft helps iStart break down the business of software as a service.

Digital disruption: What's in a cliché?

Jade in the news, Digital business, Energy industry - December 16, 2015

John Ascroft, Jade CIO, writes in Energy News about the trends behind digital disruption - where technology, data, and new expectations meet.

OnSide and Jade Software bring innovation to health and safety

Jade in the news, Digital business - December 15, 2015

OnSide, an innovative health and safety app for New Zealand's farmers, is nearly ready for launch.

Power to the people

Jade Logistics - December 10, 2015

How change management is essential when upgrading your terminal operating system.

World Cargo News talk to Jade's Kaustubh Dalvi about the recent installation of Master Terminal at Abu Dhabi Ports

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - December 3, 2015

Master Terminal (TOS) goes live at the first three of a seven planned port installation

TAL's new calculator brings fun to insurance

Jade in the news, Digital business, Financial services - December 1, 2015

Super Review reports on TAL's fun new insurance calculator, the latest product of our innovation partnership.

Shipping index falls to all-time low

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - November 23, 2015

The Baltic Dry Shipping Index, regarded as an insight into the state of world trade, has fallen to an all-time low. Find out what effect this will have on ports, and how a TOS can help.

Innovation underpins growth at Abu Dhabi’s Khalifa Port

Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - November 18, 2015

Introduction of Master Terminal TOS has assisted with a 36.8% increase in volumes handled in the first half of this year.

V8 legend Greg Murphy drives hotlaps for lucky Jade staff

Staff fun, Staff resilience and collaboration - November 17, 2015

Jade's Go Beyond series gives four staff members a seat in Greg Murphy's Holden for hot laps at Ruapuna.

Mexican port CICE strengthen their niche​ ​position​ ​in Gulf of Mexico

Jade Master Terminal - November 12, 2015

In a container-centric region, Mexican logistics firm CICE have managed to find an attractive niche by offering mixed cargo services. Find out how introducing Master Terminal TOS has helped them consolidate their competitive advantage.

Record roll-out of Master Terminal TOS at Abu Dhabi Ports

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - November 10, 2015

Currently three of seven all-new Master Terminal terminal operating systems for Abu Dhabi Ports have been implemented. Zayed Port went live first on July 1 after a six month implementation phase, a record for a general cargo terminal of its size.

The Rise and Rise of Terminal Operating Systems

Jade Logistics - November 5, 2015

For growing and ambitious ports, challenging bigger competitors often requires investment in new information technology like terminal operating systems, but the potential risks of moving away from established systems can be a barrier. What are these perceived risks and how can they be addressed?

Lincoln IT whizz-kids scoop Jade prize

Jade in the news, Awards - November 4, 2015

Congratulations to Kazunori Hashikuchi and Ewan Dickie who won the 2015 Jade Prize after gaining top marks in their Lincoln University Software Engineering class this year.

Master Terminal helps Abu Dhabi Ports increase cargo volumes by 19% in just 9 months

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - October 28, 2015

Abu Dhabi Ports’ increased general and bulk cargo volumes in the first three quarters of 2015 prove that their strategy to invest in innovative technologies such as Jade Master Terminal has paid off.

Change is coming: Established businesses will be the next digital disruptors

Digital business, Energy industry - October 27, 2015

The next wave of digital disruptors in New Zealand's energy industry will be established companies, rather than new entrants.

Quality partnerships make our clients smarter and happier

Digital business, Innovation, Financial services - October 20, 2015

Craig Beveridge (Jade Software’s Chief Operating Officer and General Manager, Australia) explains how bimodal resourcing is good for our clients, and for us.

Maximising terminal efficiency

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - October 7, 2015

Small and medium sized terminals are trying to find their niche in the market. To be competitive they need to think outside the box.

How safe is your port?

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - October 2, 2015

Help ensure the safety of staff and visitors to your port with Master Terminal.

7 steps to getting software innovation projects to market, fast

Digital business, Innovation - October 2, 2015

Creative, innovative software projects need to get to market fast. These steps will help your team speed up, working in agile ways to build quality apps without the hold-ups that can derail IT projects in large organisations.

Can Break Bulk Terminals Avoid the "Perfect Storm"?

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - October 1, 2015

Break Bulk focused ports need to find ways of improving performance in an economic way.

Cloud CRM project helps boost Pacific Islands trade and investment

Media release, Digital business, CRM - September 23, 2015

A recent Jade project for Pacific Islands Trade & Invest has transformed their seven-year-old CRM into a specially configured, cloud-based data store used by offices around the world.

Sharing agile advice with Australia's project managers

Jade in the news, Digital business - September 18, 2015

Jade COO and GM Craig Beveridge explains how to take a more agile approach to your next project in projectmanager.com.au

Jade's Kaustubh Dalvi talks to Container Management magazine

Jade Logistics, Media release, Jade in the news - August 18, 2015

Jade's Director of Business Development for Logistics, talks to Container Management about his time at sea and his journey to becoming a Master Terminal Evangelist.

Master Terminal Newsletter - Masthead August 2015

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - August 17, 2015

Master Terminal (TOS) newsletter

A port with no terminals?

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal - August 14, 2015

While a port with no terminals is hard to envisage, there are opportunities for ports to be innovative by harnessing the power of information technology.

Jade announced as finalist for 2015 Champion Canterbury Business Awards

Jade Logistics, Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - July 31, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Jade has been named as a finalist in the Global Operator category for medium and large enterprises.

Abu Dhabi Ports announce first Master Terminal implementation

Jade Master Terminal - July 30, 2015

Abu Dhabi Ports have announced the first of seven Jade Master Terminal implementations, at Zayed Port.

"Colossal or clever? The choice ambitious ports face": World Port Development

Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - July 24, 2015

Keith McSwain, Business Manager, Americas recently spoke to World Port Development about some of the current trends in the shipping industry and how ports can best compete.

Killing the brogrammer stereotype

Jade in the news, Working at Jade - July 8, 2015

Project manager Mindy Marshall writes about women in IT, and the steps the industry's taking to encourage more women and girls into IT.

Rust Report meets our Australian General Manager, Craig Beveridge

Jade in the news, Financial services - July 6, 2015

Craig Beveridge, our General Manager, Australia, talks to the Rust Report about digital business transformation and the challenges our customers face.

"Carving a role for the multi-cargo TOS": World Cargo News

Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - June 25, 2015

The breakbulk sector is a growing area of opportunity for suppliers with the right applications. Capt. Kaustubh Dalvi talks to WCN about how Jade's focus to service this market is leading to increased business.

CIO John Ascroft on traditional businesses going digital

Jade in the news, Digital business - June 24, 2015

In Idealog, John Ascroft writes about digital business transformation - engaging customers online, unlocking data, and innovating creatively.

'World domination' predictions follow our 2014 results

Jade in the news - May 21, 2015

Jade Software's 2014 results were strong enough to lead Computer World to report "World Domination on the cards".

Jade Software Ahead of Profitability Plan: 2014 Annual Results

May 20, 2015

Focused execution fuels global expansion - record growth for Master Terminal, increased R&D investment, and new blue chip Jade Solutions clients.

‘Easter Sunday syndrome’ a warehousing opportunity for ports

Jade Master Terminal - May 6, 2015

Developing capacity for peak demand, are putting pressure on existing warehousing port facilities.

Master Terminal Newsletter - Masthead

Jade Master Terminal - April 10, 2015

Master Terminal Newsletter - April 2015

Jade Software Appoints General Manager - Australia

Media release, Financial services - April 8, 2015

New leadership role accelerates growth in the Australian market

New offices in Rotterdam and Jakarta continue our global expansion

Jade Logistics, Media release - April 2, 2015

New Jade Software offices in the Netherlands (Rotterdam) and Indonesia (Jakarta) support the continued growth of Jade Master Terminal.

Creativity can make our energy sector a world-leading innovator

Energy industry, Events - March 20, 2015

Downstream, the energy sector’s annual strategic forum, saw CIO John Ascroft address 160 delegates on creative innovation, and possibilities for our world-leading energy industry.

Innovation in a data-soaked, customer-led market

Digital business, Energy industry - March 17, 2015

Creative companies that deeply understand and engage their customers through true digital business models will thrive in the energy sector.

Is truck congestion at your port driving everyone crazy?

Jade Logistics, Media release - March 11, 2015

For the port terminal focused on improving its competitiveness with shippers, automating vehicle appointments also offers a marketing opportunity.

JADE 7.1 released: Faster, easier, better

Media release, JADE Development Platform - February 9, 2015

JADE 7.1 is the latest upgrade to the JADE development platform, launched February 5 with a focus on big data, commoditized devices, and stronger security.

New Abu Dhabi win marks successful year for Jade

Media release, Jade Master Terminal - February 2, 2015

Abu Dhabi Ports chooses Jade Master Terminal for seven terminals, adding to a record-setting 2014 for Master Terminal.

“Jade leads multicargo market”: World Cargo News

Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - January 7, 2015

World Cargo News (Nov 2014) declares Jade Master Terminal the emerging market leader for multicargo terminals after a record quarter.

Video: Master Terminal at Breakbulk Americas 2014

Jade Master Terminal - November 18, 2014

At Breakbulk Americas 2014, Keith McSwain from Jade Master Terminal was interviewed about smart handling of mixed cargo, and Master Terminal's global reach.

Helping The Warehouse raise money for the Salvation Army

Community news - November 10, 2014

A helicopter flight donated by Jade Software helped our iconic customer, The Warehouse Group, raise $600,000 for The Salvation Army.

Keeping IT jobs fresh: Idealog talks to Jade

Jade in the news, Working at Jade - November 5, 2014

Our Director of HR, Colleen Bardsley, talks with Idealog magazine about Jade's approach to solving talent shortages, keeping work interesting, and holding on to good people.

Jade Master Terminal’s record growth makes headlines

Jade Logistics, Jade in the news - October 21, 2014

Jade Master Terminal won 19 new terminals in a record quarter. International expansion makes news for the terminal operating system around the world.

ITx, IITP, CITRENZ: It all spells good news for NZ’s IT industry

Community news, Events - October 3, 2014

Ahead of 2014's ITx conference, Jade CIO John Ascroft explains why we’re such keen supporters of CITRENZ, IITP, and ITx.

We’re launching new services for the energy industry

Energy industry - September 16, 2014

A new set of Jade services are designed to help energy companies use Registry data more efficiently and securely.

Introducing our new director, Paddy Boyle

Media release - September 12, 2014

Paddy Boyle, our new independent director, fits our ambition to keep growing and sell more market-leading innovations around the world.

Technology can solve the finance sector’s customer experience deficit

Financial services - August 19, 2014

Financial service IT leaders want to improve customer experience (CX). The right ICT choices can improve an entire company's CX, starting with digital services.

More coverage of Jade Master Terminal's Alabama success

Jade Master Terminal, Jade in the news - August 18, 2014

Container Management reports on the upcoming Jade Master Terminal implementation in Mobile, Alabama.

Ports can be technological leaders

Jade Logistics - August 8, 2014

Captain Kaustubh Dalvi, Jade Master Logistics’ Director of business management, looks at changes and challenges facing ports, and explains how technology, people, and processes can prepare the path to automation.

Master Terminal's North American moves make World Cargo News

Jade Logistics, Jade in the news - August 4, 2014

Jade Master Terminal's adoption by Grupo CICE in Mexico and Alabama Steel terminals reported in World Cargo News.

Jade shortlisted in NZTA Cycle Friendly Awards 2014

Community news, Awards - July 31, 2014

Jade Bike Week for a finalist for the CAN Cycle Friendly Commitment by a Business award, one of the NZTA Cycle Friendly Awards 2014.

Unlimited magazine talks to Jade about US success

Jade Logistics, Jade in the news - July 29, 2014

Unlimited magazine talks to Jade Managing Director David Lindsay about Master Terminal's growth and success in the USA. Local knowledge helps win new ports.

NZTE's Canterbury Regional Profile features Jade

Jade in the news - July 17, 2014

Canterbury is one of NZTE's regions of opportunity for investors. A growing economy and knowledge-intensive business like Jade make a compelling case.

Alabama Steel Terminals to manage new operation with Jade Software

Jade Logistics, Media release - June 27, 2014

Ten terminals in 18 months: Jade Master Terminal comes to Alabama Steel Terminals and moves deeper into North America.

Jade Software’s Master Terminal arrives in Central America with new customer win

Jade Logistics, Media release - June 17, 2014

Productivity gains and rapid implementation attract Grupo CICE.

Ten questions that’ll test your readiness for cloud

Media release - May 22, 2014

Ready, or not? Ten questions that’ll test your readiness for cloud.

Major UK Building Society Secures Core Banking Platform on JADE

Media release, Financial services - April 9, 2014

Jade's largest shareholder, Skipton Building Society has extended its current agreement with Jade, committing to a further ten year support and maintenance contract.

US port logistics firm rolls out Jade Master Terminal

Jade Logistics, Media release, Jade Master Terminal - March 7, 2014

Third installation completed in just six weeks.

Jade completes third successful implementation at Diversified Port Holdings

Media release - February 26, 2014

Jade announces that it is now past the half way mark of a five port implementation of its Jade Master Terminal software in the United States.

National Go By Bike Day supersized by Jade Software

Media release - February 13, 2014

Wednesday 12 February marks the national Go By Bike Day, which has been embraced by the team at Jade Software.

Busy African ports open up to Jade Master Terminal

Media release - October 23, 2013

Busy African ports open up to Jade Master Terminal

Master Terminal wins another US customer

Jade Logistics, Media release - July 17, 2013

Jade Master Terminal wins another US customer - Penn Terminals in Philadelphia.

Jade kicks off 2013 with five-port sale

Media release - February 4, 2013

Jade kicks off 2013 with five-port sale

Jade Software Corporation announces operating structure and executive management changes

Media release - January 17, 2013

Jade spin-off set to raise capital

Media release - November 28, 2012

Master Terminal goes live at Poti Sea Port

Media release - September 26, 2012

Master Terminal goes live at Poti Sea Port

Events

Breakbulk Americas 2016

26-29 September, 2016
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, TX 77010
USA

TOC AMERICAS 2016

11-13 October, 2016
Cancun International Convention Center
Cancun
Mexico

New Zealand Innovation Awards

20 October 2016
SKYCITY Convention Centre
Auckland
New Zealand

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