Open Logistics Foundation featured on the new BVL-Podcast: “There is a huge need for a European harmonised solution!”

Open Logistics Foundation featured on the new BVL-Podcast: “There is a huge need for a European harmonised solution!”

Andreas Nettsträter, CEO of the Open Logistics Foundation, and Ingo Müller, Department Head Prototyping & Testing at Dachser, one of the founding companies of the foundation, talk about the importance of “Open Source in Logistics and Supply Chain” in the new episode (#135) of the podcast of the Bundesvereinigung Logistik (BVL), The Global Supply Chain Network.

First components made available in the repository

First components made available in the repository

Researchers at Fraunhofer IML have now made results of software and hardware developments from development projects of the “Silicon Economy” research project available in the repository of the Open Logistics Foundation.

“First step towards a platform economy”: Open Logistics Foundation established

“First step towards a platform economy”: Open Logistics Foundation established

Today, Dachser, DB Schenker, duisport and Rhenus established the Open Logistics Foundation in Berlin. The purpose of the non-profit foundation is to build a European open-source community aiming to promote digitalization in logistics and supply chain management based on open source and standardize logistics processes through de facto standards.