Supply chain software provider Lawson Software has announced the general availability of its Lawson Fashion PLM on the Cloud solution.

Lawson said the solution offers fashion companies a lower entry cost to product lifecycle management software.

Its specific software modules include Line Optimizer, Storyboard, Fabric & Trim, Product Manager, Workflow and Source.

Because it is deployed via the Amazon EC2 cloud infrastructure, Lawson said fashion companies can extend or reduce their use of on the Cloud as their business and requirements change.

"Lawson Fashion PLM on the Cloud helps simplify software ownership because customers do not need to worry about the hardware and system management – Lawson takes care of that for them through the Amazon infrastructure," said Frédéric Champalbert, general manager of Fashion for Lawson.

"Customers deploying Fashion PLM on the Cloud also benefit because they access their applications via a stable and secure Amazon platform with flexible computing power and 99.95% uptime."