Lagardère Sports is a leading sports marketing agency, with a global network of local experts dedicated to delivering innovative solutions. Lagardère Sports is part of Lagardère Sports and Entertainment, the firm does business in almost 40 countries and is structured around four main business lines, with more than 23,747 employees worldwide and 50 years of experience.
In 2014 the group boasted a revenue of €7.170 billion
Lagardère Sports wanted easy collaboration between its IT teams, with predefined workflow and responsibilities to ensure safe SAP development, reducing the workload caused by email and Excel exchanges with their third party maintenance team and hosting team.
Lagadère Sports is using ActiveControl to automate its SAP change and release management process, drastically reducing the risk of manual errors, and supporting the continuous deployment of changes, providing the business with fast and efficient IT processes.
With ActiveControl’s Release Orchestration Lagadère Sports has guaranteed sequencing and dependency management, ensuring all transports are in the right order to avoid production errors and helping the company to minimize system downtime.