Date Added: Jan 2010
ViaTech Publishing Solutions, a master in on-demand destination printing, provides total control solutions to its customers around the world with an access to create content locally and print globally. It has an automatic computerized process that can upload print files, customize them, and organize copies to be distributed around the globe. This case study is an in-depth analysis of ViaTech's core IT system, Web portal, and system integration that is all based on LANSA technology. A team of analyst developers from ViaTech's IT department and LANSA business partner ML Info Design is hired to develop and maintain the solution. ViaTech Publishing Solutions was successful in developing highly sophisticated and flexible systems with the help of LANSA. This case study offers an in-depth account of the challenges faced by the company with the software's features and benefits and also discusses Publishing Express web tool and its integration with customer systems. Publishing Express allows customers to control the uploading, editing, ordering, and tracking of print materials from any location around the world. By building XML/XMS based browser applications using LANSA Web Application Modules (WAM) technology ViaTech can deliver content in multiple formats from a single WAM component. Various benefits of LANSA software such as the simplicity of making changes and reliability and accuracy of data are also discussed in this case study.