Länsi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy expands Anygraaf installation

July 3, 2008

Article by: Anygraaf USA Inc.

VANTAA FINLAND — July 2 2008 — Länsi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy publisher of Länsi-Suomi Sanomalehti has chosen Anygraaf to implement new advertising management and Web content management systems at this Finnish publication.

Established in 1905 Länsi-Suomi Sanomalehti is the main newspaper located in Rauma. They are a daily publication with circulation of approximately 16 700 serving Rauma as well as a number of surrounding cities in Western Finland. Länsi-Suomi Sanomalehti will be installing Anygraaf’s Doris ePlanner web content management software which will seamlessly integrate with Anygraaf’s Doris32 asset management and publishing production software already in operation.

The Doris32 system includes integrated archiving and management for many document types including articles images pages and graphics as well as audio and video clips. Doris32 is a multi-channel production system allowing for a write once publish many environment letting users easily and effortlessly manage content for print and electronic media at the same time. The Doris32 installation at Länsi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy integrates with the Atex advertising and circulation systems.

Doris ePlanner is an intelligent visually oriented tool for the creation and control of web-based publications; ePlanner allows you to plan build and manage your website via an easy-to-use graphical interface. Doris ePlanner is an integrated component of the Doris32 publishing production system; as such content can be managed from within Doris as well as from external sources. The system also allows the papers to maintain Web features such as message forums video and audio galleries reader polls ad placement management. Additionally ePlanner provides the status of all materials assigned to a page including publication date number of views location of article within the publication and more. The article statistics such as number of views are also stored in a database for later analysis. Materials can also be scheduled for automatic publication and/or removal from the web on a specific date and time. Lastly the ePlanner system allows for bi-directional content management letting readers submit content that is moved right to the Doris32 editorial system for easy review and handling by editors.

Installation is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2008.

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About Länsi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy

Lansi-Suomi is part of the Lansi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy group of companies in Finland. Lansi-Suomi Yhtymä Oy publishes Sanomalehti Oy Länsi-Suomi and Kaupunkilehti Uusi Rauma as well as runs Kirjapaino Oy West Point printing company Radio Ramona and Satatuote Oy pharmaceutical packaging company.

About Anygraaf

Anygraaf Oy is the Finnish developer of asset management and publishing production systems. Founded in 1996 Anygraaf Oy maintains offices in Helsinki and Turku Finland and provides sales service and support through its Swedish subsidiary Anygraaf Ab. Resellers in Germany Denmark and Norway provide additional sales and support services. There are approximately 8000 licensed users of Anygraaf products in more than 125 organizations throughout Europe.

Anygraaf USA Inc. is the North American agent for the Finnish software firm Anygraaf Oy providing sales services and support for the complete line of Anygraaf products.

Editorial Contact:
Erin Flynn
Anygraaf USA Inc.