Looking to respond to the growth of its on-demand solutions offering, Esker, a provider of document process automation solutions, strengthened its Research and Development team.
Based on its own technology, infrastructure and platforms, Esker (News - Alert) delivers a 100 percent cloud computing automation solution to worldwide customers. Companies can automate processing of their on-demand documents (customer invoices, vendor invoices, bank statements, collection letters, paychecks, and marketing and sales documents) without investing in expensive hardware or software as the technology is based on a pay-as-you-use model.
Esker helps companies eliminate paper and improve business processes with on-premise and on-demand document automation solutions. Companies can greatly increase their competitive advantages with numerous Esker solutions worldwide, claims the company. The company has more than 80,000 document management servers installed worldwide.
“We are one of the first software vendors capable of offering automation integrating the three layers of cloud computing: software, infrastructure and platform solutions. With over 50 percent growth in the past five years, these on-demand services are popular with companies. The objective behind the strengthening of our R&D team is to better respond to our customers' needs.," explained Jean-Michel Berard, CEO and President of the Board of Directors at Esker, in a press release.
Esker cloud computing solution provided many benefits such as hosted rules and document management, 10 million monthly pages handled worldwide by Esker's mail, fax, e-mail and SMS infrastructure, an automation rules engine, which runs on several hundred mainframes, various Web services allowing platform document submission and retrieval and process automation solutions (sales orders, customer and vendor invoices).
In April 2009, The Manitowoc Company, Inc., a provider of lifting equipment for the global construction industry, selected Esker on Demand Fax Services to automate delivery of documents within the procure-to-pay cycle. Manitowoc chose Esker on Demand Fax Services as part of its core SAP (News - Alert) implementation across all regions, starting with Portugal and then rolling out to the United States, France and other European subsidiaries.
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Edited by Jaclyn Allard