Acsis, Inc. Customer International Game Technology is Named a Winner of IDG`s InfoWorld 100 Awards

Tue Dec 22, 2009 12:41pm EST

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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

About International Game Technology

International Game Technology ( 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

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 

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.

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