Pronto Software, Australian technology company and provider of next generation ERP, mobile and analytics software, is drilling deeper into the mining sector, today announcing a series of new mining organisations who have selected Pronto Xi as their preferred business management platform.

Mining companies, Tribune Resources, K92 Mining, Carey Mining and Zara Mining Share Company represent new customers embracing the latest iteration of Pronto Software’s flagship business management platform, Pronto Xi 720.

Zara Mining Share Company, owns and operates a gold mining property in Eritrea, Asmara, Africa. With a key business focus on increasing business outcomes and management of risk, the mining company has chosen to deploy Pronto Xi 720.

Mike Kelly, General manager at Zara Mining said, “It was decided to implement an Enterprise Resource Planning system in order to take advantage of the technologies available to integrate our business processes. Pronto Xi was chosen, as it has has become widely accepted throughout the mining Industry. A mining business has a somewhat different focus than other industries and Pronto’s experience within the industry as a leading ERP provider, sets them apart from the other vendors.”

David Jackman, Managing Director, Pronto Software, said: “The mining industry continues to be an area of growth for Pronto, in particular, Australia, PNG, Africa and Asia where Pronto Xi has strong footprint. Our value-add for mining is cost control, Pronto Xi offers financials, project costing and integrated plant maintenance components so companies can maintain fixed assets and keep track of projects and costs.”

Pronto Xi 720 provides mining organisations with a platform to better manage data, gain deeper insight into business operations and embrace mobility. Recent enhancements to the mobile functionality of Pronto Xi empowers staff with practical business insights anytime, anywhere, so informed decisions can be made by staff on-the-go, whether they are in the office, on the mine site, or travelling.

Showcasing its mining expertise, Pronto Software will be exhibiting at the Austmine Conference & Exhibition 2015 on the 19 and 20 of May. The event will feature the best of the Mining, Equipment, Technology Services sector (METS). With the mining industry currently coming out of an extended growth cycle, and coming into a state of balance, innovation and technology are key focus areas.

“We are looking forward to meeting and engaging with a range of mining companies at this year’s Austmine Conference. Today, more than ever, mining organisations are looking to IT solutions to manage optimisation and improve productivity. Pronto Xi brings together the best in ERP, mobile and BI technologies into a fully integrated solution supporting businesses in exploration, feasibility studies and production.

Pronto will be at stand 60-61.