Lilly believes that, with the opportunity to implement the application either through an integrated module within the VISUAL product suite or via Lilly's new ASP option, manufacturers and distributors can easily get started with their e-business initiatives.
collaboration. Therefore, with VISUAL eBusiness as part of its solution, and with ASP/ hosting and integration services, Lilly rounds up an impressive arsenal for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The real strength of VISUAL is its integration across all the functions of a manufacturing enterprise from design, via sell, make, distribute, to after-sales service. The fact that virtually all of LSA's applications have been developed in-house, instead of through multiple acquisitions, might be a