|January 14, 2012|
|07.12.2011 Telema joined ITL|
Telema joined Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications (ITL).
In the end of the year 2011 Telema joined ITL. Toomas Veersoo, the chairman of Telema’s council, said that Telema joined ITL, because e-documents, especially e-invoice is becoming more and more popular in the society. In addition, Estonia’s public sector is carrying out TUTSE (a programme for centralizing finance, IT and other support services), which includes a plan for switching to e-invoices in the public sector. As lot of trade is between public and private sector, it is important that both parties should be ready to send and receive e-invoices. For that, Telema believes that cooperation of IT companies in this field is essential. “
Sten Tamkivi, the chairman of board of ITL noted that the idea of „green IT“ is important to ITL. „The solutions that Telema offers generate value on two levels – not only do they increase efficiency of companies' business processes, but they also support the environment. It is estimated to be possible to save approximately 12 million trees in Europa by switching from paper invoices to e-invoices. We wish Telema luck in bringing about this change and welcome you to ITL.“
ITL has 67 members including Telema.
ITL unites the Estonian information technology and telecommunications (ICT) companies. The turnover of the members of ITL comprises of over 90% of the total turnover of Estonian ICT sector. During the last 8 months, 12 new companies have joined ITL.