Monday, September 29, 2014

Warsaw water utility company and IFS customer wins the Computerworld IT Leader 2014 award

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that Warsaw water utility Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Wodociągów i Kanalizacji w m.st. Warszawie S.A. (MPWiK S.A. Warsaw) has been awarded the prestigious title of IT Leader 2014 in the Utilities category at the 18th edition of the competition run by Computerworld in Poland. The award was given for MPWiK’s innovative way of working with IT in its business activities. The reason for the award was among others the successful implementation of the company’s new management solution from IFS.

The IT Leader competition, which is organized by Computerworld magazine, promotes the innovative and efficient use of ICT technologies by businesses and institutions operating in Poland. The finalists were chosen from a large number of companies and institutions, and the results of the competition were announced at an award ceremony on September 25th in Warsaw.

MPWiK S.A. Warsaw was nominated as a candidate in the Utilities category. One of the key solutions submitted as an entry was the transport management solution, which is based on IFS Applications. The IFS Maintenance module, together with a solution for handling transport orders, enables MPWiK S.A. to seamlessly manage its vehicle fleet and advanced equipment in an integrated and efficient manner.

“The Computerworld IT Leader 2014 award is a great honor for us. We are pleased that our achievements in utilizing the latest IT technology have been recognized by the jury of this prestigious competition. Advanced IT solutions, such as IFS Applications, enable more effective enterprise asset management, helping to reduce the overall cost of business," said Hanna Krajewska, President of MPWiK S.A. Warsaw.

“We would like to offer our sincere congratulation to our customer on winning the Computerworld IT Leader 2014 award in the Utilities category. We are pleased that IFS solutions fit so well into companies in the utility which is a targeted industry for us,” said Marcin Taranek, President of IFS CEE.

About MPWiK S.A. Warsaw

Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Wodociągów i Kanalizacji w m.st. Warszawie Spółka Akcyjna (MPWiK S.A. Warsaw) supplies water to the residents of Warsaw. The company operates a water supply network of approximately 3,400 km and a sewer system of about 3,200 km in length. Three treatment stations deliver 300 million liters of water to the municipal water network every day. Find out more at www.mpwik.com.pl.

About IFS

IFS™ is a globally recognized leader in developing and delivering business software for enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise asset management (EAM) and enterprise service management (ESM). IFS brings customers in targeted sectors closer to their business, helps them be more agile and enables them to profit from change. IFS is a public company (XSTO: IFS) that was founded in 1983 and currently has over 2,600 employees. IFS supports more than 2,200 customers worldwide from local offices and through partners in more than 60 countries. For more information visit: www.ifsworld.com.

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