US Army Targets Saving Billions of Dollars in Processing Costs With New Forms Automation Solution From IBM: IBM Business Partner Enterprise Information Management Provides Program, Technical Analysis and Develops ROI Plan

Date Added: Aug 2009
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The paper-based forms system the U.S. Army utilized could no longer handle the speed and flexibility required in the field. The Army chose to re-engineer its processes with IBM Workplace Forms and other IBM middleware, hardware and software, plus the program and technical analysis provided by Enterprise Information Management. As a result estimated total savings of US$1.3 billion annually in administrative processing costs and anticipated improvements in Army field efficiency Projected one-third less time required to fill out forms.