Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search


MetaStorm Expands Presence in Asia-Pacific

Metastorm Introduces Distributor Deal with Pacific ICS, Expanding Its Presence in Asia-Pacific

London – September 29, 2003 – Metastorm, a leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM) software for automating, managing and controlling processes today announced a key new distribution partner, Pacific ICS. Pacific ICS is an Australian-based company, which partners with industry-leading technology suppliers. Under the terms of the contract, Pacific ICS will work with its partners across Australia and New Zealand to rollout Metastorm’s Business Process Management solution.

A number of major organizations, including State Rail Authority of NSW, Chubb Insurance Department of Finance and Administration in Canberra and several large local governments have already embraced Metastorm’s BPM solution within the region – a testament to its ability to effectively streamline business processes and help organizations improve efficiency and control and become more agile.

“There are very few IT products which can deliver instantaneous business benefits to customers, however, our customers are finding that Metastorm’s BPM solution delivers value to the enterprise within a few days of installation,” commented Larry Roche, director of Sales and Marketing at Pacific ICS. “The solution is proving to be a valuable business tool, due to its structure and the way in which it addresses business challenges quickly and effectively.”

“We very much look forward to building on our relationship with Metastorm and taking the e-Work solution into markets across Australia and New Zealand to drive Enterprise Process Advantage for our clients,” he continued.

“The BPM market is a global one, and we are working with selected partners throughout the World to deliver solutions into new markets,” stated Kim Lewin, vice president of International Operations at Metastorm. “We are extremely pleased to establish this relationship with Pacific ICS as a key distributor. This relationship is a significant step forward for Metastorm in terms of global reach to our customers, building on our recent customer wins in Asia and extending our presence into Australia and New Zealand. The Pacific ICS Group has a heritage of delivering high quality technology services and solutions throughout Australasia and we are very excited about working with them.”

About Pacific ICS

Focused on providing Australasian business and government with “Value Chain” enhancing products and services, the Pacific ICS Group in conjunction with its specialized solution and consulting partners, brings together Metastorm’s world leading BPM Platform with advanced business practices and professional services. Pacific ICS delivers its clients highly effective and adaptable solutions to meet the demands of today’s rapidly changing business environment.

For more information on Pacific ICS visit

About Metastorm, Inc. As the leading provider of business process management software for automating, managing, and controlling processes, Metastorm is the only company helping organizations achieve Enterprise Process Advantage™ – a heightened level of business performance resulting from increased process efficiency, control, and agility. With a focus on complex, human-centric processes that are unique to their organizations, Metastorm’s 500+ global client base in manufacturing, financial services, business services, and government are achieving rapid ROI and unique process advantage in customer service, supply chain operations, risk management, and internal operations. For more information visit

© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Government: Delivering Lower Card Fees To Business

Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark has today announced the Government’s next steps to reduce merchant service fees, that banks charge businesses when customers use a credit or debit card to pay, which is estimated to save New Zealand businesses ... More>>

SEEK NZ Employment Report: April 2021

OVERVIEW OF APRIL 2021: STATE OF THE NATION: April, for the second consecutive month, saw the highest number of jobs ever advertised on Applications per job ad fell 9% month-on-month (m/m). SEEK job ads were up by 12% m/m. SEEK job ads were ... More>>

Commerce Commission: Warns Genesis Over Business Billing Errors

The Commerce Commission has issued a warning to Genesis Energy Limited about billing errors concerning electricity line charges to business customers. Genesis reported the errors to the Commission. The Commission considers that Genesis is likely to ... More>>

Stats: Lower Job Security Linked To Lower Life Satisfaction

People who feel their employment is insecure are more likely than other employed people to rate their overall life satisfaction poorly, Stats NZ said today. New survey data from the March 2021 quarter shows that 26 percent of employed people who thought ... More>>

The Conversation: The Outlook For Coral Reefs Remains Grim Unless We Cut Emissions Fast — New Research

A study of 183 coral reefs worldwide quantified the impacts of ocean warming and acidification on reef growth rates. Even under the lowest emissions scenarios, the future of reefs is not bright. More>>

The Conversation: Why Now Would Be A Good Time For The Reserve Bank Of New Zealand To Publish Stress Test Results For Individual Banks

Set against the backdrop of an economy healing from 2020’s annus horribilis , this week’s Financial Stability Report (FSR) from the Reserve Bank (RBNZ) was cautiously reassuring: the country’s financial system is sound, though vulnerabilities remain. More>>