About us

DFM Data Corp., Inc. — A Georgia Corporation founded in 2019, managed by Committee of the Members. DFMDC delivers Technology, Standards, and Best Practices Governance for the North America Logistics Industry.  DFMDC’s ecosystem of virtual and cloud-based technology, blends authenticated data from Members with innovative processing and analytics, fueling the digital freight market commerce of tomorrow.

DFM Data Corp., Inc History

DFM Data Corp, Inc. was incorporated on April 16, 2019. Our vision to optimize the US trucking market by supporting a consortium of Dynamic Freight Systems and Transportation Management System Providers enabling a unified digital marketplace using real and real-time data. Our legacy dates back to 2003, when our founder Michael Darden started the first Dynamic Freight Matching company.

Patent Issued: USPTO #7755518

“Dynamic & predictive information systems & methods for shipping assets & transport”

Patent is in full force and effect until July 13, 2025

2010
2017

FreightWaves
Aug. 17, 2017

“The latest craze in logistics is the ‘Uberization of trucking’, i.e. digital freight brokers (DFM). 

In reality though, DFMs are not new, with the first iteration of them appearing in the early 2000s with companies such as Power2Ship…”

DFM Data Corp., Inc.
Founded

STRATEGY:
Empower Dynamic Freight System and Contributing Members the connectivity and interoperability of DFM Data’s Data Lake

PATENT RIGHTS
Oct 2, 2019 – DFM Data Corp secures exclusive rights to license Patent # 7755518 to those Digital Freight Matching companies practicing the invention.

REVENUE MODEL:
Equity – Each Member DFM Purchase License for One Member Share
Transaction: Cost Plus

FUNDING:
DFM Data takes Angel Funding and begins ATR (Anonymizer) Development

2019
2020

DFM Consortium Platform Launched

STEALTH TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT:
Command Center / Member Voice; Governance Software as a Service (SaaS)

Q1 US DOT: Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) – Submitted Proposal

Feb 25, 2020 – Blockchain Chamber of Commerce Membership

Q1 – IBM ACCELLERATOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM COMPLETED

Scheduled to Launch April 2, 2020 at TIA – Panel Host – John Larkin
Mar 16, 2020 – Covid-19 Shuts down the world. TIA Cancelled

Recognizing accelerant of Covis-19, secure additional funding to develop ‘The Anonymizer’, and establish the Member Voice Platform for interconnection

Q4 – Introductions to Legacy Logistics industry leaders by John Larkin

Engage Industry Associations

DFMDC engages with CSCMP as Corporate Members

White Paper Request for Comments Phantom Data

DFM Data Presents at Paris Blockchain Week

Launch Automatic Transaction Relay (ATR)

DFM411 – Largest directory of Freight Tech providers

White Paper Request for Comments TUID

2021
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