Airberlin Technik Goes Live With The eMan Solution To Manage Technical Documentation For All Users Worldwide

    20 Jul 2012


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Airberlin Technik Goes Live With The eMan Solution To Manage Technical Documentation For All Users Worldwide

AviIT Ltd announces that its library management and document distribution solution, eMan, has been successfully deployed to support the European aircraft service and repair operations of airberlin technik, a leading provider of MRO services. The eMan implementation provides airberlin technik with the ability to ensure that only the current version of aircraft servicing documentation are available to its in-house, remote, and 3rd party service operations wherever they are located.

eMan is hosted at AviIT’s Edinburgh data center and provides airberlin technik librarians with a high-availability cloud-based environment for the management and distribution of technical and process documentation. The use of the eMan hosted environment greatly reduces the cost of maintaining the IT infrastructure and the support required to manage airberlin’s technical library and end-user equipment.

“With over 1,800 staff and 12 locations across Germany alone, we take the challenges of managing the effective distribution of technical publications very seriously”, comments Markus Krüger, Head of Technical Documentation at airberlin technik. “We selected eMan as it was a perfect fit with an intuitive user interface for both our librarian and engineering teams. eMan also allows us to provide subcontractors with controlled access to relevant document sets, simplifying the engagement of 3rdparties.”

Miguel Amengual, responsible Project Manager at airberlin technik, added: “The hosted operation allowed us to implement quickly without the requirement to provision suitable capabilities within our IT estate. Overall both the product and the service from AviIT have been very satisfying”.

David Brown, AviIT CEO is equally enthusiastic. “We are well aware of the high quality reputation of airberlin technik and its demanding standards. We share this focus on excellence and I’m delighted that we were able to match up to its requirements. eMan greatly simplifies a complex process with users quickly achieving very real results. Our hosted offering not only allowed this implementation to be completed swiftly but has also provided airberlin technik with operational benefts particularly in the ability to extend to contractors.”

About AviIT Ltd
AviIT is a specialist software provider focused on the aviation sector. Based in Scotland, UK, with offices in the US and Australia, the business grew by 100% in the financial year to. It has secured a leadership position in the provision of portable in flight entertainment systems via its Bluebox Avionics joint venture. The AviIT eMan document distribution system is used by major airlines, MROs, Repair Centers, Charter and Med-Flight Dept., and their service partners to manage the effective consolidation, distribution and tracking of technical manuals used in the maintenance and repair of aircraft.

About airberlin technik
airberlin technik GmbH (ABT) is the aviation technology division within the airberlin group and the main provider of MRO services for the group’s aircraft. Approximately 1,800 employees work at 16 locations throughout Germany and in other countries and provide a wide range of technical aviation services. The company’s customers include not only the airberlin group, but also a steadily growing number of major German and international airlines.

Media Contacts
AviIT Ltd – Kevin Clark, +44 (0) 183 620922 – GMT
airberlin technik GmbH – Alexandra Bakir, +49 (0) 30 3434 1500 –