Ponsse is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of forest machines for the cut-to-length method, and its customer-oriented operations are still guided by the wishes and needs of forest machine entrepreneurs. Ponsse specialises in the production, sales and maintenance of forest machines designed for the cut-to-length method and in the related information systems. In the cut-to-length method, tree trunks are cut to lengths in the forest to suit their intended use. At the same time, the information systems inform the end users of the types and quantities of timber they will next receive from the forest. All this wirelessly, even in real time.

Ponsse Fleet Management is a web-based solution for machine entrepreneurs. Machine entrepreneurs see their machines location and output data is shown on real-time from internet. Web-application uses the same data as the forest machine. The report has specific categorized information. Machine entrepreneurs can also control machine maintenance and transportation through application.

The web application uses the same data as the forest machine. Reports offer detailed information about machines-, forests to be cut and ware types. Machine entrepreneurs can also control maintenance and transfers of the machines through the application. Fleet Management enables Ponsse’s customers to increase the performance of production, as well as usability of their machines.

Herman IT offers the software solution and also the web service platform for Ponsse’s global customers. The cooperation started in 2008 and continues strong. Ponsse’s Fleet Management solution is a strategically competitive tool for Ponsse.



Finnkino Oy was founded in 1986 and is the biggest cinema chain in Finland. Finnkino owns 14 cinemas in 11 cities. Finnkino is a part of Nordic Cinema Group. NCG has 68 cinemas and 455 screens in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia.

Finnkino Ltd. is Finland’s largest cinema corporation. Finnkino wants to create an overall cinema experience by offering not only a movie but also a variety of other services. There are thousands of users in Finnkino online store at once. Also popular movies cause spikes in online store sales which sets its own challenges to the systems continuous functionality.

Finnkino modernized their ticket sales in their online shop using cloud based IBM Spektri service. Reliability and visibility of IBM Spektri create a package that ensured Finnkino in choosing a new partner.