RISHON LETZION, Israel, June 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Better Online Solutions Ltd. ("BOS") (Nasdaq:BOSC) today announced that it has been selected by Plasan Sasa Ltd., a preferred armor supplier for the Israeli Defense Forces and an approved armor protection supplier to Ministries of Defense around the world, for a data collection optimization project.
The objective of the project is to optimize data collection on the production floor and to enhance the traceability of parts and final products for Plasan, which develops, manufactures and assembles Add-On Armor Kits for tactical wheeled vehicles, fixed and rotary wing aircraft, personal protection and civilian armor vehicles.
The solution will be based on BOS' proprietary BOS ID software platform, as well as various mobile terminals, scanners, and other hardware, and will communicate with Plasan's PLC (programmable logic controller) system, as well as with its Oracle-based ERP system."We decided to work with BOS because we liked the flexibility of its software platform, which will improve our ability to make adaptations quickly and without the need for additional software programming or development," said Chen Cohen, VP Operations at Plasan. "This project will enable us to achieve improved visibility in our supply chain, thereby better serving our customers worldwide." "We are thrilled to have been selected by Plasan, a market leader in its industry, for this important data collection project. The project is expected to be fully deployed by the end of 2011," said Yuval Viner, BOS CEO. "Although the project will not have a significant effect on our 2010 financial results, it does point to the potential of our BOS ID platform in Israel and abroad, and we view it as the beginning of a long-term relationship with Plasan." About BOS B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. (Nasdaq:BOSC) is a leading provider of RFID and Supply Chain solutions to global enterprises. BOS' RFID and supply chain offerings are helping over 2,000 customers worldwide improve the efficiency of enterprise logistics and organizational monitoring and control. BOS' RFID and mobile division offers both turnkey integration services as well as stand-alone products, including best-of-breed RFID and AIDC hardware and communications equipment, BOS middleware, and industry-specific software applications. The company's supply chain divisions provide RFID and electronic components consolidation services to the aerospace, defense, medical, telecommunications industries as well as to enterprise customers worldwide.