Baan Company N.V.’s BaanERP, the most recent version of its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, is now available on OS/390. The solution delivers the expanded functionality of Baan Company’s newest ERP software, combined with the availability, reliability, scalability and flexibility of the IBM S/390 platform."The delivery of BaanERP on OS/390 presents to the market a comprehensive enterprise software solution that can be easily integrated with minimal system management by end users," says Andrew Dailey, Senior Vice President of Product Marketing for Baan Company. "The availability of BaanERP on the OS/390 platform, coupled with our continuing support for other versions of our best-in-class ERP applications on OS/390 are testimony to Baan Company’s goal to reduce the complexity of business software."In October of 1998, Baan Company announced the delivery of earlier versions of Baan ERP products for OS/390. As announced in March, Aerostructures Corporation, a leading manufacturer of complex aircraft components and assemblies, has gone live with its implementation of Baan ERP on their IBM S/390 Parallel Enterprise Servers. In addition, Lawson Products, an international distributor of specialized parts and components, is in the process of implementing Baan ERP on OS/390 within its operations. "The availability of Baan Company’s ERP software on the S/390 platform offers even the largest customers more of the best solutions to help meet their business needs," says Ross Mauri, Vice President, IBM S/390 Solutions and Strategy. "The delivery of both Baan Company’s flagship ERP software and Baan Implementation Factory for OS/390 helps support the mission-critical needs of our customers."Visit Baan Company’s Web site at