Integrating Big Data to capture and merge various sources of data that can impact goods flows :
Port Community System/ Cargo Community System,
Port/customs information system/Terminal Operating System,
Weather information system
Socio-economic or operational information,
IoT (Internet of Things and smart objetcs.
Data is then fed into an Artificial Intelligence engine while taking into account activity-based rules to assess whether operations are under control or disrupted, and determine which players are affected.