Global partners: EDS to deploy Apriso FlexNet in manufacturing consulting engagements

November 21, 2008

Global consulting firm EDS , which now is an HP company, will use the Apriso FlexNet platform as the foundation for an integrated software solution to help manufacturers improve operational performance.The solution supports integration and collaboration across plant floor, warehouse, and quality operations with its ERP and product life-cycle management (PLM) systems.“Manufacturers are under increasing pressure to streamline costs, improve product quality, and exceed customer-service expectations and responsiveness,” says Darl Davidson, VP and manufacturing industry leader at EDS. “Leveraging Apriso’s manufacturing operations management platform with EDS’ global services presence will enable us to enhance our manufacturing clients’ agility while lowering their operating costs.”Together, EDS and Apriso are actively engaged with global manufacturers