RAM Software Solutions


In addition to the features highlighted in the individual Software Suites, RAM Systems also offers these program functions:

Functions for Sales
  • Customer Specific Directions and Messages can be communicated at the hand held level.
    • Up to ten messages per customer can be sent to the hand held
    • Messages can be viewed on the hand held at the beginning and end of each customer prompt.
  • Paging and cell messaging directly from RAM to deliver time critical messages to the field.
  • Cell communications for sales orders.
  • Mobile computers can have all customers, all routes.
  • Extensive work order system schedules equipment or deliveries on a calendar by route and day.
  • Route sheets
    • Current route listings in stop order show the full customer static information and messages.
    • Driver trip listings and other route listing can be customized to show only the information you want.
  • Sales tax on multiple goods - equipment, beverage, cups, food and non-food items allows 6 levels of taxing for individual state, counties and cities.
Functions for Management
  • All transactions in RAM are stored in detail for inquiry, look-up, reporting and comparative analysis - for as long as you wish.
  • Exports sales data to Excel
  • Electronic parent company sales extracts & reporting
  • Auto interface to Salient Margin Minder UXT
  • Some of RAM's extracts and automatic interfaces include:
    –  Intermec Corp –  Darby Automation
    –  Salient Corp Margin Minder
    –  Coca-Cola CBS/CIS
    –  Dr. Pepper –  Cadbury

    –  UPS Logistics Roadnet,

        Territory Planner and


    –  Mapics
    –  Trimble Route Power –  Mobile Cast
    –  Sage MAS 90, MAS 200 –  NEX (Kroger)
    –  ABRA –  Ortec
    –  SAP –  Telemagic
    –  Great Plains –  PhoneTree
    –  PepsiCo STAR2 –  Peachtree Premium
    –  PepsiCo ECG –  Quick Books
    –  Wis-Pak –  Tech Systems
    –  Cadbury DPSU –  RAM Page InfoRAD
    –  Pepsi National –  UniBar
    –  GEO Code –  RAM Statement Automation
    –  Map Info

    –  RAM Payment Automation 

        (ACH, EFT, CC)

  • Aging - these system parameter ranges are company defined. You can set the aging buckets to be any range you wish. RAM also features multi level dun codes to handle delinquent and litigation accounts.
  • Contract Driver – Independent Operators – RAM automates this procedure.
RAM Wireless
  • Wireless scan warehouse, trucks, inventory receipts, transfers and breakage
  • Wireless load build and validate for SSCC bar code, pallet tags
  • Create bar code BOL/invoices/tags and pallet labels
  • ASN
  • Custom menu system - Design your own menus.
  • Specialized screens for customer and equipment menus. Capture only specific information needed for new customers and equipment tracking.
  • Multiple sessions - RAM provides full multi functioning capabilities per user. Reports can be processing in one session, tel-sell on another, customer service on another, etc., all by the same user. Multiple functions and multiple users equal enhanced productivity and customer service.
  • Multiple security levels & passwords - each user may be assigned a login password, security level, custom menu and printer.
  • RAM will customize programs to fit your individual requirements.
  • Custom Programming & Data Conversion Available

Connecting Windows to UNIX... the Windows Way!

FacetWin - RAM Systems installs FacetWin, a Facet Corp application that integrates client Windows to UNIX server in a Windows environment. File and print sharing, drag and drop, terminal emulation, remote computing and modem server are just a few of the many features available with the ease of use in RAM.

Backup Software

Lone Tar - RAM uses and installs Lone Tar, a back-up and verification suite from Cactus. Lone Tar performs a file verification during and after back-ups and allows for a speedy re-load of the entire operating system, programs and data files in the event of a system failure.


RAID Disk - RAID redundant disk array is a standard hardware configuration for RAM customers offering a fault tolerant system. RAM uses DPT RAID 1 controllers and server systems with three drives to full towers along with dual server options and capabilities.


Xerox - Laser printing - the majority of RAM documents are printed directly from RAM on SCO UNIX to any network Windows laser printer. Most customers use full duplex laser for all RAM reports and printing.

Hardware Support

Scantron - Scantron Service Group, a division of Harland Technologies offers on-site and depot hardware support and maintenance and installation services throughout the country. Scantron provides RAM customers with dedicated technicians, toll-free technical support and a thorough knowledge of SCO UNIX, Windows, NT and Novell operating systems and networks.




Software Suites
Bottled Water Business
Beer Distribution
Soft Drink Business
Mobile Sales Technology
224 Causeway Blvd   •   La Crosse, WI   •   608.782.8130