New York - May 20, 2013
Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced a Social Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) model to bolster collaboration and establish dynamic supply chain management. Infor's Social S&OP model is an innovative approach to sync compartmentalized facets of communication across the S&OP process on a real-time basis. Infor Ming.le, a comprehensive platform for social collaboration, business process improvement and contextual analytics, powers Infor's Social S&OP model. Subscribing to this method allows organizations to transcend traditional boundaries, empowering S&OP stakeholders to make better, faster decisions through access to real-time data, events and exception management generated alerts. Social S&OP unites the communication across the various key elements of the S&OP process such as sales forecasts, financial objectives, distribution schedules, product lifecycle assessments and inventory levels.
Founded in 1919, PCMC has more than 900 employees in six locations in North America and more than 1,100 employees worldwide with offices in Brazil, China, Japan, Italy, Germany and England. The company specializes in the design and conversion machinery at high performance. This case study demonstrates how yhe use of Catavolt Extender improved their delivery rate of 20%, reducing the cycle time of purchase order and creating an overall reduction in material costs.
Luverne Truck Equipment designs and manufactures high quality accessories for trucks in America's heartland since 1963. The product line Luverne offers a broad base of upscale aftermarket accessories for pickups, vans, SUVs and medium and heavy trucks. This case study shows how Luverne increased the accuracy of inventories and invoices, and provides real-time data to the representatives of the sector using Catavolt Extender.
"The survival of the fastest" is the new rule to be successful in business. To follow the rapid changes in technology, there can no longer afford to remain anchored to old systems. The innovative technology is disrupting the complexity and rigidity of the legacy technologies. Entrust yourself to Twingroup in order to get the right support to the overall improvement of your business management .
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"Infor XA on IBM Power System is the solution to have more performance cost effective, a real horse-racing, and its reliability is legendary. Our time working substance is 99.9%."
-Matt Gidley, IT Director PCMC
May 8, 2013
According to an Accenture study, the majority of CIOs (79%) believes that mobility will be one of the sectors that will produce significant profits in the future, which is why many of them will invest between 31 and 40% of their budget (compared to 19 % declared by CIOs last year) in these technologies. The 2013 CIO Accenture survey about mobility , realized on more than 400 CIOs from around the world, shows that next year the mobile will be the top priority for more than a third of CIOs (34%), while 42% of them include it among the top 5 priorities. In addition, 73% (compared to 67% last year) believe that this sector will revolutionize the manner we do business, the same or more than Internet did in the late nineties.
Catavolt, creators of a cloud service that provides instant, secure access for any Internet-based mobile device to existing enterprise systems, today announced it has been recognized by Gartner Inc. as a 2012 "Cool Vendor" in Enterprise Mobility.
The Gartner report names Catavolt as one of four vendors "bringing new and innovative capabilities to organizations to deal with mobile initiatives for employees and customers in a broad sense."
"The uptake of smartphones in the hands of consumers brings new opportunities and challenges to customer-facing organizations. Enterprises are seeking tools to develop rich mobile applications for smartphones and tablets to increase their competitive position and appeal to end users, at the same mobile platform fragmentation is increasing complexity and costs," the report concluded.