Acsis, Inc. Customer International Game Technology is Named a Winner of IDG`s InfoWorld 100 Awards
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Innovation in Automating Manufacturing Operations is Recognized MARLTON, N.J.--(Business Wire)-- Acsis, Inc., a leader in track and trace solutions for supply chain safety, security and efficiency, today announced that its customer International Game Technology (IGT) has been named a recipient of International Data Group`s (IDG) InfoWorld 100 Awards for 2009. The annual InfoWorld Awards honor the 100 most innovative uses of IT initiatives to further business goals. "This year's recipients of InfoWorld's highest honor are shining examples of IT projects undertaken by tech leaders committed to pushing their organizations forward," said Jason Snyder, features editor, InfoWorld. IGT is a global company specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of computerized gaming machines and systems products. Recognized for automating its manufacturing operations, IGT extended existing SAP systems to manufacturing via an interactive Assembly Execution System, based on xDDI functionality from Acsis and technology from SAP. The Assembly Execution System developed by Acsis eliminates a paper based production system, enables real time communication with the shop floor, utilizes SAP as the information hub for the production process and standardizes all production reporting. "We`d like to congratulate IGT for its forward-thinking and creative use of technology to meet its business and technical objectives," said Andre Pino, chief marketing officer, Acsis, Inc. "The companies included in this listing are truly innovative and leading the charge in leveraging technology to enhance and deliver on business strategies." "We are honored to be included within this year`s InfoWorld 100 Awards listing," said Richard Hardcastle of IGT. "We could not have achieved such marked success without our partnership with Acsis." To read more about the winners, visit the top 100 IT projects of 2009, as judged by InfoWorld, at http://www.infoworld.com/t/it-management/top-100-it-projects-2009-860?source=footer. About International Game Technology International Game Technology (www.IGT.com) is a global company specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of computerized gaming machines and systems products. About InfoWorld Media Group InfoWorld Media Group helps IT Decision Makers choose the right technology, within the context of a cohesive strategy for business impact at their organizations. InfoWorld identifies and promotes emerging technology segments that add unique value for the organizations that implement them, as well as the vendors that provide those solutions. Using an integrated communications approach including online, events, research, and a continued investment in an independent Test Center, InfoWorld analysts and editors provide hands-on analysis and evaluation, as well as expert commentary on issues surrounding emerging technologies and products. Visit InfoWorld at http://www.infoworld.com. About International Data Group International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading technology media, events, and research company. IDG`s online network includes more than 450 web sites spanning business technology, consumer technology, digital entertainment and video games worldwide. IDG also publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers in 85 countries. IDG's media brands include CIO, CSO, Computerworld, GamePro, InfoWorld, Macworld, Network World, and PC World. IDG`s lead-generation service, IDG Connect, matches technology companies with an audience of engaged, high-quality IT professionals, influencers, and decision makers. IDG is a leading producer of more than 750 technology-related events including Macworld Conference & Expo, LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Entertainment for All Expo (E for All), DEMO, Storage Networking World, and IDC Directions. IDC, a subsidiary of IDG, is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events. Over 900 IDC analysts in more than 90 countries provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends. Additional information about IDG, a privately held company, is available at http://www.idg.com. About Acsis, Inc. Acsis, Inc. is a global provider of track & trace solutions for supply chain safety, security and efficiency. Our enterprise-class software automates data collection, streamlines manufacturing and distribution processes and provides real-time access to supply chain information. With implementations in 28 countries, our solutions are used by the leading manufacturers and distributors in pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and consumer products to safeguard the general public, protect their brands, reduce risks and increase efficiency and profitability. Acsis is an SAP Software Partner, Services Partner, SAP Technology Partner and charter member of SAP`s Enterprise Services Community. Acsis also maintains partnerships with key technology and services providers. PAN Communications Rebecca Parkhurst, 978-474-1900 firstname.lastname@example.org Copyright Business Wire 2009