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Great River Energy Boosts Content Management with Ascend Software Solutions

By CIOReview | Wednesday, May 21, 2014

BREA, CA: Minnesota based wholesale electric company, Great River Energy has opted Ascend Software's solutions to boost the organization's Enterprise Content Management and Business Automation. The energy company selected solutions like Ascend's SmartTouch Analytical Information Recognition (AIR) and SmartTouch AP Business Automation solution with Mobile Apps Approvals after evaluating all the major Infor Lawson imaging partners.

Great River Energy preferred Ascend Software's solutions for its real-time transactional integration with Infor Lawson and its capability to settle into diverse document types and workflow necessities.

Additional features include wide-ranging security controls at the document level that enable a single ECM repository for all departments, which is beneficial for the energy company with a staff strength of more than 880 employees in different locations and facilities. Ascend's solutions also provide Great River Energy, a configurable, extensive metadata for scanned content, advanced OCR and reporting capabilities. Great River Energy also will use Ascend's Mobile App Approvals, which gives approvers the ability to review transactions via the native mobile application.