planfocus and Blue River Technology Solutions announce their partnership for Kenya and broader East Africa offering state-of-the-art cash optimization and forecasting software to drive cost reduction and process efficiency for commercial banks and cash operators
Planfocus software GmbH, a developing company of Next Generation Cash Cycle Optimization & Forecasting software, is proud to announce its partnership with Bue River Technology Solutions for Kenya and broader East Africa.
Blue River Technology Solutions will act as fully trained partner to planfocus, concentrating on product marketing, implementation, project management and after sales support of the planfocus Cash Cycle Optimizer CCO® software suite. Initially, Blue River Technology Solutions will provide its customers in Kenya the opportunity to benefit from the state-of-the-art Cash Cycler Optimizer CCO® software suite. This includes the entire CCO® Planner, CCO® Syncro, CCO® Cash Center as well as CCO® Route Planning and Tracking. The Teaming Agreement allows Blue River Technology Solutions to continue to extend its roll out to additional markets in its region.
Kenya based Blue River Technology Solutions is an innovations driven company with the core purpose of delivering value – enhancing cash management solutions – encompassing software and hardware to customers in the East African region.
Since its inception 10 years ago, the company has continued to set trends in delivering and supporting unique cash management technology transformation propositions to Financial Institutions and the Retail Sector on a 360 basis, buoyed by the company’s solid partnerships with best in class OEMs and industry specialists; specific industry skills and experience of its leadership and workforce.
“We are proud of our partnership with planfocus, which opens up opportunities for our customers in the Eastern Africa region to experience and benefit from the possibilities of new information technology developments in big data, artificial intelligence and cloud computing; in optimizing their cash asset, improving operational efficiencies and increasing visibility of this core asset. planfocus’ superiority in this field is undoubted, and we thank the team for having us on board” Charles Omondi – Managing Director
Planfocus software GmbH is the European market leader in cash forecasting and optimal planning. It optimizes the operation of 65.000+ cash points and is growing rapidly. Its foundation is based on AI forecasting and planning technology, which is particularly important for complex cases like multi-denomination and cash recycler ATMs as well as bank branches/vaults. Typically, CCO® achieves over 25% of operational savings on top of other cash forecasting solutions (CIT costs, cash holding costs, plus improved SLAs). Additionally, their clients achieve an operational performance of up to 5,000 CPs per cash agent (in 4hrs) which is about 5 times the operational performance of other forecasting solutions.
“The cooperation with Blue River Technology Solutions will strengthen our footprint in Kenya and the East African region. A strong partnership is key to develop the banking & retail sector and further to deliver our customer value proposition of innovative technology and customer excellence. We are proud to partner with Blue River Technology Solutions to bring our Cash Cycle Optimizer CCO® to our customers around the globe. “ Dr. Joachim Walser – CEO & Co-Founder