NRB was chosen by the Magotteaux Group – a world leader in iron foundries and special steel from Liège – to provide the group’s entire IT infrastructure "as a service". The choice was the outcome of a tough competition amongst providers responding to Magotteaux’ tender
Contrary to what one would expect, the implementation of ERP does not necessarily have to be long and tedious. Hardly four months have passed since its implementation with Liege Airport showing that renewing software does not need to be a long-lasting operation. The airport opted for an All-in-One SAP solution and awarded the assignment to NRB.
Partena, the social service provider, runs a payroll engine on its mainframe to process the salaries of more than 250,000 people employed in over 23,000 companies. Partena recently decided to outsource the hosting of this application to NRB. The migration to the NRB mainframe environment speeds up the processes, significantly reduces costs, and reliefs Partena of the concern of a disaster recovery plan.
ORES, the Walloon electricity and gas networks operator, supplies energy to 1.5 million outlets in 197 Walloon communities, worth an annual turnover of over 500 million euro. 3 million invoices are printed every month. This is a colossal job that has recently been outsourced to NRB.