Thought Leadership Video Series
Lights-out workflow at Capita managed by Ironsides Technology Solutions
Published on May 20, 2015
Cary Sherburne interviews Craig Hall of Capita in the UK, who explains the company's innovative approach to a lights-out print production process, with full real-time tracking and reporting at every stage of the closed-loop process provided by Ironsides Technology.
Capita plc is the UK’s leading provider of business process outsourcing and integrated professional support service solutions. Capita’s clients include organizations in public and private sectors, including finance, government, law enforcemnt, education, retail, travel and transport, utilities, and insurance. The company has 75,000 employees in locations around the UK.
Capita chose to work with Ironsides Technology to implement Automated Production Tracking (APT) as the umbrella solution that integrates the end-to-end workflow across the production platform as well as enabling quality control and real-time reporting. This unifying solution enabled Capita to meet its goal of complete traceability from composition through final preparation for entry into the mail stream.
Learn more about achieving precise control and tracking of print communications with Ironside Technology. http://ironsidestech.com/case-studies
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