Laserfiche recently announced that the City of Long Beach, Calif. has selected Laserfiche to replace its existing IBM FileNet and EMC Documentum systems in city records, police, and housing departments. "We selected Laserfiche to create more consistency, efficiency, and transparency, while saving the city thousands of dollars in equipment and maintenance fees," said Curtis Tani, director of Technology Services for the City of Long Beach.
"Laserfiche is well known as an ideal electronic document management solution for city, county, state and federal government because it easily expands and adapts to the technological and human factor needs of various departments while providing central control that is needed to ensure accountability," said Long Beach City Manager Pat West. "Our goal is to virtualize and streamline the access and flow of records and information within the city, while ensuring security. We will also reduce our carbon footprint eliminating paper intense processes."
"We are thrilled to be able to contribute to the efficiency of Long Beach and are delighted that they have selected Laserfiche to manage their city records," said Chris Wacker, Laserfiche Senior Vice President of Business Development. "We are hopeful that Laserfiche will expand throughout the city and improve access to and management of all city information."
Laserfiche creates simple and elegant enterprise content management (ECM) solutions that help organizations run smarter. Since 1987, more than 27,000 organizations worldwide—including federal, state and local government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies—have used Laserfiche software to streamline document, records and business process management.
The Laserfiche ECM system is designed to give IT managers central control over their information infrastructure, including standards, security and auditing, while still offering business units the flexibility to respond quickly to changing conditions. The Laserfiche product suite is built on top of Microsoft technologies to simplify system administration, supports Microsoft SQL and Oracle platforms and features a seamless integration with Microsoft Office applications and a two-way integration with SharePoint.
Laserfiche distributes its software through a worldwide network of value-added resellers (VARs), who tailor solutions to clients' individual needs. The Laserfiche VAR program has received the Five-Star Rating from Computer Reseller News/VARBusiness magazine.