Growing ports can be more competitive by realizing their break bulk potential.
Jade Software has implemented the first SaaS application of its Master Terminal TOS running on the cloud using Amazon Web Services (AWS). The system is operating at the Port of Everett in Washington State, a longstanding customer of Jade.
JADE 2016, the software development environment's latest release, is unashamedly developer-focused, including a new-look IDE.
Over the past twenty years Jade has worked closely with CentrePort to deliver a solution that has continually evolved to meet the port’s individual needs. This partnership has in turn given CentrePort a sturdy foundation for growth.
Jade scooped the TOS Technology Company of the Year 2016 award at last night's Terminal Operator Awards ceremony held in Dubai.
Learn how to build a business case for investing in a terminal operating system.
TAL and Jade team up to test and develop new customer facing applications for insurance customers.
Master Terminal has been designed to cater for all cargo types, making it the TOS of choice for RORO terminals.
By introducing Jade's TOS, Master Terminal, AST are able to offer their customers efficiency through innovative concepts and top quality service.
Our CIO, John Ascroft discusses the value of design thinking workshops in finding and developing new ideas.
How can you avoid employee injuries and fines at your port? Three ways to ensure Health and Safety compliance.
Jade's Director of HR, Colleen Bardsley, has shared tips with Employment Today on building and sustaining a culture of innovation. Here she discusses the values that underpin our culture.
Our user experience (UX) expert, Shane Goodwin, discusses designing with virtual reality (VR) in mind.
Jade announces appointment of Sue Suckling to Chairperson of the board, as global expansion continues.
Terminal operators that put a microscope on their macro environment can cope with change and gain a competitive advantage.
Jade UX specialist talks about virtual reality at UX New Zealand 2016.
Jade Software expects to return to profitability ahead of our target of late 2017 as customers show renewed vigor in buying our port management software.
Jade Software has continued to build on its strong start to 2016 with Italian port operator Salerno Container Terminal selecting Jade’s Master Terminal to run its Italian operation.
Our CIO, John Ascroft's clever insights into innovation and culture have been picked up by idealog.
Ports operators who work closely with shipping lines to improve berth and port productivity will benefit.
Our mid-year update spells good news for everyone.
Our CIO, John Ascroft, discusses the value of bimodal IT as businesses become more digitally focused.
Jade's farm health and safety partner, OnSide, have been nominated for three Innovation Awards.
Our CIO, John Ascroft, takes a look at the way energy companies can look to other industries for innovation.
John Ascroft, Jade CIO, features in a National Business Review article about building, and sustaining, a culture of innovation.
TAL's partnership with Jade pays off with a place in the Australian Financial Review's 50 most innovative companies 2016.
Jade Logistics has partnered with one of the most prestigious business schools in the world.
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 partnership with ClearView has drummed up some media attention, which discusses our value as a partner, software development trends, and the future.
Hear what Keith McSwain, Jade’s Vice-President of Client Services has to say about the emergence of IT for break bulk logistics businesses.
Our Australian GM, Craig Beveridge, discusses the value of customer-led software design.
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.
Our Australian General Manager, Craig Beveridge, explains how insurers can adapt to accelerating digital change.
Adaptability hold the key to surviving the accelerating pace of change. Find out what our CIO, John Ascroft, has to say.
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.
From 01 July 2016 the SOLAS VGM regulation will come into effect requiring the weight of a container to be verified before shipment.
We're sponsoring the 2016 Innovation in Technology Solutions award.
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.
As of July 01, 2016, it will become mandatory to verify a container's weight before it is loaded onto a vessel.
Jade's 2015 results saw global expansion, improved revenue in digital and JADE technologies businesses, and lead times in the logistics sector lengthen.
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.
Our EMANZ conference survey results show a lot of disruption in the energy industry, which makes innovation ever more important.
Jade's leaders speak about the value of culture.
The Hon. Ruth Richardson has announced her retirement from the Board and Chairmanship of Jade Software.
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.
Abu Dhabi Ports celebrate 10th Anniversary.
At Downstream 2016, our Chief innovation Officer, John Ascroft, spoke about the pace of change and what we can expect in the future.
Immerse yourself in a virtual port with this free app for Google Cardboard.
We're getting some great media coverage following the release of OnSide.
Techweek talks to John about disruption and creating a culture of innovation.
OnSide and Jade Software launch innovative health and safety app
Come and see Jade Software at TOC Asia 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.
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.
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. Implementing a TOS is a large undertaking, so it requires a thorough plan that details a workable approach for your terminal.
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.
Our new ebook, The New energy distribution equation, looks at the changing landscape of energy distribution.
Jade CIO John Ascroft helps iStart break down the business of software as a service.
John Ascroft, Jade CIO, writes in Energy News about the trends behind digital disruption - where technology, data, and new expectations meet.
OnSide, an innovative health and safety app for New Zealand's farmers, is nearly ready for launch.
How change management is essential when upgrading your terminal operating system.
Master Terminal (TOS) goes live at the first three of a seven planned port installation
Super Review reports on TAL's fun new insurance calculator, the latest product of our innovation partnership.
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.
Introduction of Master Terminal TOS has assisted with a 36.8% increase in volumes handled in the first half of this year.
Jade's Go Beyond series gives four staff members a seat in Greg Murphy's Holden for hot laps at Ruapuna.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
The next wave of digital disruptors in New Zealand's energy industry will be established companies, rather than new entrants.
Craig Beveridge (Jade Software’s Chief Operating Officer and General Manager, Australia) explains how bimodal resourcing is good for our clients, and for us.
Small and medium sized terminals are trying to find their niche in the market. To be competitive they need to think outside the box.
Help ensure the safety of staff and visitors to your port with Master Terminal.
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.
Break Bulk focused ports need to find ways of improving performance in an economic way.
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.
Jade COO and GM Craig Beveridge explains how to take a more agile approach to your next project in projectmanager.com.au
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 (TOS) newsletter
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.
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 have announced the first of seven Jade Master Terminal implementations, at Zayed Port.
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.
Project manager Mindy Marshall writes about women in IT, and the steps the industry's taking to encourage more women and girls into IT.
Craig Beveridge, our General Manager, Australia, talks to the Rust Report about digital business transformation and the challenges our customers face.
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.
In Idealog, John Ascroft writes about digital business transformation - engaging customers online, unlocking data, and innovating creatively.
Jade Software's 2014 results were strong enough to lead Computer World to report "World Domination on the cards".
Focused execution fuels global expansion - record growth for Master Terminal, increased R&D investment, and new blue chip Jade Solutions clients.
Developing capacity for peak demand, are putting pressure on existing warehousing port facilities.
Master Terminal Newsletter - April 2015
New leadership role accelerates growth in the Australian market
New Jade Software offices in the Netherlands (Rotterdam) and Indonesia (Jakarta) support the continued growth of Jade Master Terminal.
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.
Creative companies that deeply understand and engage their customers through true digital business models will thrive in the energy sector.
For the port terminal focused on improving its competitiveness with shippers, automating vehicle appointments also offers a marketing opportunity.
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.
Abu Dhabi Ports chooses Jade Master Terminal for seven terminals, adding to a record-setting 2014 for Master Terminal.
World Cargo News (Nov 2014) declares Jade Master Terminal the emerging market leader for multicargo terminals after a record quarter.
At Breakbulk Americas 2014, Keith McSwain from Jade Master Terminal was interviewed about smart handling of mixed cargo, and Master Terminal's global reach.
A helicopter flight donated by Jade Software helped our iconic customer, The Warehouse Group, raise $600,000 for The Salvation Army.
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 won 19 new terminals in a record quarter. International expansion makes news for the terminal operating system around the world.
Ahead of 2014's ITx conference, Jade CIO John Ascroft explains why we’re such keen supporters of CITRENZ, IITP, and ITx.
A new set of Jade services are designed to help energy companies use Registry data more efficiently and securely.
Paddy Boyle, our new independent director, fits our ambition to keep growing and sell more market-leading innovations around the world.
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.
Container Management reports on the upcoming Jade Master Terminal implementation in Mobile, Alabama.
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.
Jade Master Terminal's adoption by Grupo CICE in Mexico and Alabama Steel terminals reported in World Cargo News.
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 Managing Director David Lindsay about Master Terminal's growth and success in the USA. Local knowledge helps win new ports.
Canterbury is one of NZTE's regions of opportunity for investors. A growing economy and knowledge-intensive business like Jade make a compelling case.
Ten terminals in 18 months: Jade Master Terminal comes to Alabama Steel Terminals and moves deeper into North America.
Productivity gains and rapid implementation attract Grupo CICE.
Ready, or not? Ten questions that’ll test your readiness for cloud.
Jade's largest shareholder, Skipton Building Society has extended its current agreement with Jade, committing to a further ten year support and maintenance contract.
Third installation completed in just six weeks.
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.
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
Jade Master Terminal wins another US customer - Penn Terminals in Philadelphia.
Jade kicks off 2013 with five-port sale
Master Terminal goes live at Poti Sea Port
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