The Uniform Code Council Inc. (UCC), leaders in facilitating efficient international business, announced that its UCC Solution Partner Program has certified LANSA and LANSA UCCnet Direct as UCC-compliant for UCCnet services users.
The UCC Solution Partner Program increases awareness, adoption, and implementation of UCC standards by facilitating a partnership between the UCC and solution providers to produce standards-compliant, "off-the-shelf" implementation solutions for the expanding UCC community. Companies who use UCC-certified products and services will be able to minimize implementation costs and maximize supply chain cost-savings.
"Our UCC certification assures our customers that they are implementing proven cost-saving business practices and industry standards," said Alan Christensen, LANSA's vice president, solution products. "LANSA UCCnet Direct enables companies to implement UCCnet services while avoiding unnecessary costs or delays in achieving a return on their investment."
The UCC Solution Partner Program team works with Partners to certify that their products and services are standards-compliant and meet the needs of the business community. The program provides an independent test environment for certifying solutions for a variety of user-company standards-compliant implementation tasks.
The UCC Solution Partner Program promotes hardware products, consultants for implementation services, and software interoperability certification through eBusinessReady™, an industry-neutral software testing program under joint partnership of the UCC and Drummond Group Inc. The UCC Solution Partner Program certifies products in the program areas of The EAN•UCC System for Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) and e-Commerce, EPCglobal US, RosettaNet and UCCnet.
Products and services that have achieved UCC-certified status are marked with a UCC Solution Partner seal showing their designated certification. A complete listing of UCC-certified solutions is available at www.uc-council.org, the UCC Web site. Assistance in finding a UCC-certified solution is available by contacting a UCC Solution Partner Program team member by phone at (609) 620-4554 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LANSA is a software company that helps customers enhance their business performance through the effective use of leading-edge technologies, services and solutions. LANSA's products provide offerings in the areas of application development, e-business solutions, technology integration and data access. LANSA has evolved into a powerful family of products and solutions that support IBM iSeries, AS/400, Windows, UNIX and Linux platforms. Founded in 1987, LANSA has over 6,700 installations in more than 67 countries including e-business solutions for world-leading companies like Visa, General Electric Appliances, Hershey Foods and Dean Foods. For more information visit www.lansa.com.
About the Uniform Code Council
The Uniform Code Council, Inc. (UCC) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the development and implementation of standards-based, global supply chain solutions. Under its auspices, the UCC operates two wholly owned subsidiaries, UCCnet™ and RosettaNet, and co-manages its global EAN•UCC System with EAN International. The UCC also manages the United Nations Standards Products and Services Code (UNSPSC") for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The newly formed EPCglobal US is a joint venture between EAN International and the UCC. UCC-based solutions, including business processes, XML standards, EDI transaction sets and the bar code identification standards of the EAN•UCC System are currently used by more than one million member companies worldwide. For more information about the Uniform Code Council, visit www.uc-council.org.