BMW installed LRS® software in 1983, laying the foundation for a worldwide output management system that has evolved along with the company’s needs. By strategically adding LRS solutions, BMW created a system that seamlessly directs MVS output to thousands of devices around the globe.
A large German publishing group needed a way to ensure reliable delivery of internal and customer-facing business documents. Under pressure to replace their unsupported print management software, the company turned adversity into opportunity by establishing a VPSX-based single point of control for SAP and other application output.
A leading appliance manufacturer needed a robust output management system to support the rollout of a global SAP® business application. They replaced their inhouse printing solution with reliable LRS Output Management software. Results: a 30% reduction in help desk calls, improved service to end users, and dramatic cost savings.
A leading chemical company selected the VPSX® solution to reliably print vast amounts of SAP generated documents and labels within short timeframes. By using the VPSX software on the AIX platform, they eliminated all need for z/OS-based software, recovering more than $300,000 in annual costs.
SCA Hygiene Products AB
SCA Hygiene Products AB is a leading international producer of personal hygiene products, from facial tissue to paper feminine and baby products, hand towels, and more. The company has 50,000 employees working in over 600 locations in 50 countries. Recently, this world-class company chose a world-class software solution from Levi, Ray & Shoup (LRS) to distribute another kind of paper: business-critical financial and production reports from their SAP systems.
A German manufacturing and distribution company replaced their outdated SAP printing system with software from LRS. The VPSX solution reduced software costs, eliminated the need for hundreds of data stream conversion cards, and installed in a matter of days.