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.
Power2Ship – The first Dynamic Freight Matching Company is Launched
Create a MobileMarket™ designed to connect carriers, drivers, tractors and trailers to shipper transport orders
Transform Legacy system order data into digital information so tendering and processing transportation assets transactions could be automated with GPS and PDA.
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 license Patent # 7755518 to those Digital Freight Matching companies practicing the invention.
Equity – Each Member DFM Purchase License for One Member Share
Transaction: Cost Plus
DFM Data takes Angel Funding and begins ATR (Anonymizer) Development
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