Proven as the Best TMS Software in the Industry

Descartes Aljex™ is the leading cloud-based TMS for freight brokers and 3PLs to manage and automate their transportation processes from start to finish.

  • Execute shipments from a single screen faster than any other TMS
  • Eliminate manual data entry and reduce user error
  • Increase productivity with the same personnel
  • Achieve operational excellence with data analytics
  • Protect your data with industry-leading security standards
  • Improve communication, collaboration, and control within your carrier network 

More Than 25 Years of Scalable Brokerage Systems

From small startups to industry leaders, we have developed a scalable system for brokers of all sizes.  

Overcoming Freight Industry Frustrations With Experience and Innovation

  • Siloed, fragmented, and manual processesAljex automates and streamlines your processes, eliminating paper-based workflows and consolidating all data.
  • High volume of third-party carriers and brokersManage all your third-party relationships from a single platform. Track and manage performance, costs, and compliance.
  • Multiple apps and portal overloadAljex consolidates all your apps and portals, reducing complexity and improving productivity.
  • Inaccurate and unreliable data Aljex delivers accurate, real-time data, ensuring you have the most up-to-date information to make informed decisions.

Integration Network

Descartes Aljex™ is connected to all major freight tech providers. From load boards, digital freight, and live market rating to compliance, visibility, and financial providers, Aljex makes sure you have access to everything you need through a single portal.

Your Data Is Safe With Us

At a time when this is more important than ever, we take the security of your data seriously and ensure your data is always safe with a range of policies, programs, and tools.

Robust Monitoring and Response Capabilities

Our Network Operating Center monitors your devices, systems, and applications 24/7 at the device, system, and application levels. In addition, our dedicated Security “SWAT Team” is always on standby to respond to any possible threats or incidents.

Rigorous Auditing and Compliance

As a publicly traded company, we’re committed to maintaining the highest regulatory compliance and auditing standards. We undergo annual IT controls, Sarbanes-Oxley, and SSAE-18 SOC -1 Type II audits to ensure our security measures are up to date. We also use third-party vendors and tools for day-to-day threat protection and participate in the standards of the global security community — particularly the CIS Center for Security.

Investing in Leading Tools and Partners

We maintain two separate network backbones in multiple locations and have over 150 resources in customer support and hosted operations. Our key security programs are outlined and based on ISO 27002:2013 standards, and we work with leading security partners for ongoing threat modeling and protection.

Join Thousands of Companies Already Using Descartes Aljex™

“Our competitive strategy is simple: deliver unmatched customer service, handle greater volumes of freight with fewer people. With the efficiencies we have realized with the combined Descartes Aljex and Descartes MacroPoint solution, we’ve been able to boost profitability by scaling our transportation logistics practice without increasing headcount. And most importantly, our customers are happy.”

Michael Feig

COO, Capital Logistics

Product Features

Automate and manage transport requests by automatically entering orders. Increase the efficiency and speed of order processing while reducing the risk of errors and delays associated with manual data entry.

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Descartes Aljex EDI messaging allows for the timely, secure, and seamless exchange of important information and documents electronically with your customers. From bills of lading and load tenders to shipment status and invoicing, each document type is customized to fit the requirements of each trading partner.

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Manage carriers from a single location and enable brokers and 3PLs to select and work with the carrier that best suits their needs. Reduce time spent on carrier portals and improve transparency and trust between all parties.

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Consolidate and display rates and lane data for TMS users. Organize all data in a single, easily accessible, and secure location.

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Manage freight invoicing from a single dashboard and access detailed financial reporting.

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Save time and increase efficiency with the Analytics & Business Intelligence Dashboard, which helps you automate daily tasks and keep track of the entire transportation cycle.

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Implement real-time shipment tracking to learn the location and status updates of loads.

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Make informed, confident carrier selection decisions by digitally matching open loads to the optimal carrier using a combination of availability, equipment type, and historical lane data.

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On-demand Training Library

Get the most out of Aljex with hands-on training and a series of video tutorials.

Fast Deployment & Low Implementation Costs 

If you’re looking to build a package that fits your needs, we have some great options to explore. Our personalized training and top-notch support will give you all the tools and guidance you need to succeed.

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