Banyan Technology Granted Patent for Software Solution

October 27, 2021

LIVE Connect™ Platform Offers Innovative Rating and Dynamic Pricing


CLEVELAND, OH (October 27, 2021) – Banyan Technology, the industry leader in live carrier and API connectivity for transportation management, has been granted a patent for its rating and dynamic pricing software in LIVE Connect™, Banyan’s exclusive data connectivity platform.

“We’re excited to be granted this patent for our innovative technology solution that helps clients easily reduce their freight costs while allowing carriers to offer dynamic pricing,” said Brian Smith, CEO of Banyan. “Hats off to the creativity and tenacious efforts from our amazing product and software development teams who helped us reach this milestone.”

U.S. Patent Number 11,100,452 is the first issued for software in the LIVE Connect™ platform, which is described as “customized integrated pricing packages for freight shipment” by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Banyan’s clients have been benefitting from the newly patented rating and dynamic pricing software for almost two years.

“Banyan is consistently innovating our technology to cater to the needs of our clients,” Smith said. “With their guidance, we will continue to provide new solutions to push the industry toward digitalization.”

Banyan recently announced the release of its QuickShip™ feature within the LIVE Connect™ platform. It is a self-serve resource developed in collaboration with clients to position 3PLs and Shippers to manage rising TL/LTL and parcel freight costs. Additionally, QuickShip™ helps users navigate the inbound and outbound freight procurement landscape saving clients more than 10% on their freight spend.

About Banyan Technology:

As North America’s leading provider of live carrier and API connectivity for over-the-road (OTR) transportation and freight management, Banyan Technology provides real-time intel, actionable insights, and instant access to information that drives greater operational efficiencies and creates significant value for your bottom line. Continuously innovating our flexible solution, we facilitate a unified force – connecting shippers, 3PLs, carriers and supply chain partners and empower everyone with unprecedented intelligence and actionability. Learn more about how Banyan Technology is leading the freight pricing industry at or connect with us on LinkedInFacebook, and Twitter.