With Colligo Engage, Air Transat can now store content in the cloud versus creating physical copies, providing employees with a centralized way to distribute the right content to the right tablets for offline access.
Vancouver, BC (PRWEB)
September 21, 2017
With the rollout of its software that enables secure access, synchronization, modification and sharing of SharePoint content, Colligo, the leading provider of mobile content-management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365 and OneDrive for Business, has successfully simplified the distribution of essential information for Air Transat crews. Six months after the implementation of Colligo Engage, a survey of its users has revealed a 91% satisfaction rate.
Air Transat, named North America’s Best Leisure Airline at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, carries 4.5 million passengers every year to nearly 60 destinations in 26 countries aboard its fleet of Boeing and Airbus jets. In order to optimize its global operations while maintaining its compliance with regulatory requirements for the updating of inflight manuals and documents, it wanted to introduce better tools for managing and distributing information quickly and efficiently.
“Previously, we had to distribute paper copies of operational information in airport crew rooms. If the aircraft manual was revised, updated pages or entire copies had to be physically replaced across all airports,” says Martin Lachance, Director, IT Solutions, Air Transat. “SharePoint Online enabled us to centralize, structure and classify large volumes of documents for crew, including relevant operational instructions, aircraft manuals, memos, human-resources-management documents, training videos, and even programming for entertainment systems.”
However, because crews are always travelling, it was critical to give them access to the information anytime and anywhere. With Colligo Engage, Air Transat can revise the documents on SharePoint Online and send the information instantly. Today, the airline’s 300 flight directors are equipped with tablets and the Colligo Briefcase for iOS application that give them real-time access to all the relevant information governed by SharePoint…