DFM Data Corp., Inc. — A Georgia Corporation founded in 2019, managed by the Membership, DFMDC delivers Innovation, Technology, Standards, Governance and Best Practices 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 freight 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 forming a consortium of Dynamic Freight Systems and Providers enabling a unified 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.
Power2Ship – The first Dynamic Freight Matching Company is Launched
To create a MobileMarket™ designed to connect carriers, drivers, tractors and trailers to shipper transport orders
The need to process data in near real-time
A&P (The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company) optimized and maximized the utilization of their transport assets and created visibility to transport assets and goods in motion.
Patent Issued: USPTO #7755518
“Dynamic & predictive information systems & methods for shipping assets & transport”
Patent is in full force and effect until July 13, 2025
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.
Empower Dynamic Freight System and Contributing Members the connectivity and interoperability of DFM Data’s Data Lake
Oct 2, 2019 – DFM Data Corp secures exclusive rights to sublicense Patent # 7755518
Membership / Transaction Fees
DFM Data takes Angel Funding and begins ATR (Anonymizer) Development
DFM Consortium Platform Launched
Command Center / Member Voice integrated Platform
Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) – Q1 Submitted response
Feb 25, 2020 – Blockchain Chamber of Commerce Membership
Q1 – IBM ACCELLERATOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM COMPLETED
Scheduled to Launch April 2, 2020 at T
IA – Panel Host – John Larkin
Mar 16, 2020 – Covid-19 Shuts down the world. TIA Cancelled
Recognizing accelerant of Covis-19, secure additional funding to accelerate development of ATR/Anonymizer and Command Center/Member Voice Platform
Early/Warm Introductions to Legacy Logistics industry leaders by John Larkin
Also known as the Texas 24.
Engage Industry Associations
CSCMP, TIA, Telecommunications Industry Association, AAOO, OOIDA, ATA, US-DOT, DoC, DHS, NIST, DoE, IEEE, ANSI
Solidify DFMDC as an Industry Standards Organization through US Standards Development Organization