BALTIMORE, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Metastorm, a leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Business Process Analysis (BPA), and Enterprise Architecture (EA) software for aligning strategy with execution, today announced that Forest Laboratories has selected the Metastorm Enterprise software platform for its business process improvement initiatives.
Following a process proof-of-concept with a short list of vendors, Forest has begun implementation of Metastorm as its solution of choice for EA, BPA and BPM. Several business processes have been selected so far for analysis and automation with Metastorm – including a strategic initiative to model, analyze and automate the business processes related to Aggregate Spend Management and compliance with the U.S. Federal Physician Payments Sunshine Act.
Forest Laboratories has also engaged Metastorm professional services expertise to assist in establishing a Process Center of Excellence to help govern process improvement initiatives across the organization.
"We are very pleased that Forest Laboratories chose Metastorm's software, and we look forward to applying our expertise to ensure they are successful in their enterprise architecture and business process improvement efforts," stated Bernadette Nixon, EVP and GM of the Americas for Metastorm.
The Life Sciences vertical is a strategic industry for Metastorm, and its software is already in use at some of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies, including Allergan, AmerisourceBergen, and PfizerWyeth.
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With a focus on enterprise visibility, resource optimization, efficiency and agility, Metastorm offers market-leading software for enterprise and business architecture (EA), business process analysis (BPA), and business process management (BPM). As an integrated product portfolio, Metastorm Enterprise allows organizations to improve business results by better aligning strategy with execution. By combining the power of these three disciplines onto a common platform, Metastorm is helping organizations worldwide focus on the right business improvements, instill stronger governance, and accelerate time to value. For more information and success stories on organizations powering strategic advantage with Metastorm Enterprise, visit www.metastorm.com.
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