Route Optimization - Technical Features.

Explore the technical features of our Route Optimization software.

Driver Deliveries.

Route Planning

  • Plans routes based on scheduled deliveries.

  • Adapts as deliveries are added or removed.

  • Provides on-route navigation.

  • Notifies HQ when driver arrives at a destination.

  • Sends alerts if driver deviates from route.

  • Supports geocoding of recipient locations.

Vehicle Inspection

Driver can be asked to capture information before departure:

  • Tire tread depth.

  • License expiry data.

  • Odometer readings.

Proof of Delivery

  • Products are scanned when removed from the vehicle.

  • Invoice can be sent via email or SMS.

  • Captures:

    • GPS position.

    • Recipient name.

    • Product detail.

    • Signatures.

    • Photographs

    • Date/time stamps upon arrival and departure.

Return to Depot Balancing

  • Remaining product is scanned as it’s offloaded.

  • System determines if there are any product shortages.

white man dressed as a courier delivering a package wearing a yellow shirt and blue overalls
person typing on a white mobile phone

Recipient Experience.


  • See planned deliveries, including items, address, and status.

  • Reschedule to a different location or a new date/time.

  • Multiple options for delivery location changes, including self-pickup.

  • View the current location of the driver in real-time.

  • Get notified when a delivery is complete.

  • Rate the delivery partner.


Backend Server Application (Maplewave Platform)

  • Pushes/pulls data to the mobile application and collects data that’s uploaded from each mobile device.

Mobile Application

  • Drivers can capture and send data, view information, and make plans and requests.

  • Recipients can view delivery plans, reschedule a delivery, track progress, and rate the courier.

Communication Infrastructure

  • Supports on-premise backend systems.

  • Mobile units will synchronize in real-time with the server.

  • Monitors communications to ensure the receipt and distribution of data and manages data integrity.

Integration Layer

  • Links telco data warehouse to backend server.

  • Ensures timeouts and data are accurately fed to the mobile devices and returned into databases.

GIS Systems

  • Algorithms optimize drivers’ routes and time windows.

  • Generates real-time ETAs, communicates to recipient.

  • Proof of Delivery can be completed digitally using Paperless solution or can be printed.

Website Access

  • Recipients and drivers can search, view ETA information, driver location, proof of delivery, driver reallocation, etc.

white room full of cloud servers
person in the drivers seat of a car looking at their smartphone



  • Assigns geographic coordinates to street addresses.

  • Automated address matching and manual geocoding for accurate delivery addresses.

  • Provides coordinates for navigation and route savings.

  • Uses historical GPS positions for future deliveries.

System Integrations.

Maplewave Platform

Maplewave’s Route Planning & Optimization solution works seamlessly with the rest of our platform.

  • Indirect Sales App:  Integrates with our Indirect Sales solution so deliveries are triggered when purchase orders are created.

  • Warehouse Management System: Distribution system integrates with our WMS to create an end-to-end supply chain from warehouse to customer.

  • Paperless Transactions: Proof of deliveries can be signed electronically using our Paperless solution.

  • Inventory Management: Integrates with dealers’ inventory management system for seamless inventory passthrough.

Image of woman using tablet with icons super imposed

Let's Get

We’re excited to hear how we can help.

Message Us

Where To Next?