August 25, 2011
India, August 25, 2011: IBM today announced that Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd., India's largest commercial vehicle financing company, has moved to the IBM collaboration cloud to improve communication with its field sales force.
With 488 office and services centers and more than 16,000 employees and growing, Shriram Transport Finance needed an email solution that could accommodate rapid growth and perform with speed and consistency.
The company chose IBM LotusLive iNotes to provide all of its field sales reps with reliable, cost-effective and easy to use cloud email, which can be accessed on the road, at their desk and from their mobile devices. LotusLive iNotes includes essential email, calendar and contact management capabilities hosted in IBM’s scalable, security-rich, public cloud.
“IBM LotusLive has helped Shriram employees gain quick, easy access to their email,” said Sendil Kumar, AVP – IT, Shriram Transport.
”IBM is continuing to help organizations enhance business productivity through using innovative, collaborative technologies,” said Karthik Padmanabhan, Country Manager - IBM Social Business & Collaboration Solutions, IBM Software Group, India / SA
Other IBM clients benefiting from the IBM LotusLive collaboration cloud include Paragon Footwear and Minilec Industries, among others.
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About Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd
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