ATHENS, AL — August 10, 2010 — Today Fullscope, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Edgewater Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: EDGW, http://www.edgewater.com) (the “Company” or “Edgewater Fullscope”), announced that Volcano Corporation, a medical device manufacturing company based in California, has selected Microsoft Dynamics AX to support company growth objectives, provide an overall lower total cost of ownership and deliver a robust, user friendly enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for its employees.
"Fullscope demonstrated that Microsoft Dynamics AX has the functionality and flexibility needed to improve performance across our rapidly growing global manufacturing operations while maintaining compliance with this industry’s strict regulatory requirements," said Matt Vanderlip, director of global information technology for Volcano. "In addition, this investment will establish and maintain consistent global business processes while meeting the needs of local languages and laws of our international sites."
Implementation of the ERP software for the medical device manufacturing company began in July 2010 at Volcano’s main manufacturing plant near Sacramento, Calif. and, when complete, will include its other locations in San Diego, Calif.; Billerica, Mass.; Tokyo, Japan; and Brussels, Belgium.
Volcano Corporation develops, manufactures and sells a broad suite of medical devices designed to facilitate endovascular procedures, enhance the diagnosis of vascular and structural heart disease and guide optimal therapies.
Founded in 2000, Volcano is headquartered in San Diego, Calif., with manufacturing facilities in Rancho Cordova, Calif., and Billerica, Mass., and major sales offices in Japan and Belgium. The company has 1200 employees.
Edgewater Fullscope is an award-winning Microsoft partner and one of the largest resellers of Microsoft Dynamics AX enterprise resource planning (ERP) software in the United States and Canada. The Company provides ERP software and services for medical device manufacturers and other process, discrete and hybrid manufacturers to help them improve operational efficiencies; increase the agility of manufacturing operations; and provide real-time insight into production processes.
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