The logistics market has thrived in recent years due to COVID and the rise of e-commerce. For Yamato, the most urgent problem is the complexity of its IT infrastructure environment. The old on-premise systems do not have such capacity and scalability to cope with the fast-growing demands, which is putting a lot of pressure on the workforce and costs.
Yamato knows that they need a scalable platform that can help them build a more flexible yet resilient IT infrastructure environment to cope with the dynamic market. Also, given the nature of logistics and transportation businesses, integrating the physical flows of packages is also a challenging task. A lot of data is generated in the process of storage, collecting, and delivering. Needless to say to manage all these data and use them for further data analysis to probe insights.