Automotive Transformation in the Era of Big Data
The growth of data, driven by the exponential increase in instrumented devices, transactional information, and social media, has broad implications for the automotive industry. In particular, this trend enables tantalizing possibilities for those wishing to gain insight from an intelligent infrastructure across the automotive value chain and business unit functions.
Hear the stories on how analytics are being used to help the auto industry transform and achieve new levels of competitive advantage in design and at the dealership.
From three of IBM’s analytics leaders, attendees will learn:
Product & Service Framework (PSF) for Discrete Manufacturing - Activity and Ecosystem
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ChongQing Erving (SOA) Information Technology Co., Ltd. and IBM have reconfirmed their partnership in discrete manufacturing by re-validating the interoperability of currently supported releases of the ECM engineering change collaborative workflow system and IBM's DB2, WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere Enterprise Services Bus, WebSphere Process Server , WebSphere Portal, WebSphere Modeler, and Tivoli Storage Manager Validation is a pre-sales activity which tests the ability of the software to exchange and use information. Clients have an increased level of confidence in selecting and implementing the combined Chongqing/IBM solution since it has been pre-tested.
ChongQing China SOA Information Technologies Company is a key ISV and BPM integration solution provider for IBM in manufacturing. They focus on manufacturing business information integration, ECM engineering variations supervision and SOA landing solution.
The transition suite is service oriented architecture for automation product design workflow. This suite provides customer integrating product data across heterogeneous product development applications, shorten product development and design cycles, improve re-use and commonality, support regulatory compliance initiatives and improve customer satisfaction and development speed and code reduction.
ChongQing SOA Dynamic has extensive experience and industry know-how in Manufacturing. SOA Dynamic have a very good and competitive product like STS, which is renowned for design chain collaboration within the automotive industry. SOA Dynamic have more than 10 customers in China and offer true product implementation as well as support and maintenance services.
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Last weeks update highlighted the launch of the refreshed PSF framework. So what are the enhancements?
Five (5) new use cases were added to the framework and 7of the existing use cases were updated.
The five new use cases are:
1. Order Management - Sterling Order Management provides ability to optimize complex order fulfillment processes
2. Procurement Optimization - this use case leverages Emptoris product suite to optimize procurement processes
3. Operational Risk Management - added OpenPages and Tivoli HSE Manager capabilities to integrate, automate,manage and monitor risk
4. Marketing Resource Management - Unica Marketing Operations provide improved management of marketing budgets and resources
5. Advanced Mobility - combines SPSS, iLOG, and Rational content to link vehicle data directly to the Original Equipment Manufacturer IT center
The modified use cases are:
1.Enterprise Content Management - added DataCap and Content Analytics to more easily and intelligently extract data for analysis
2.Enterprise Security Solutions - added Tivoli Endpoint Manager (BigFix) to provide a unified view of security operations
3.Enterprise Asset Management - formerly Plant Asset Management; expanded scope of project to include all assets within the enterprise
4. Service Management use case has been merged the RealTime Asset Locator use case.
5. Intelligent Building Management - added Tivoli Trirega capabilities to the use case to help clients reduce operational cost of facilities
6. Warranty Analytics - added iLog Business Rules Management System for automating claims processing
7. Sale and Operations Planning use case were consolidated into a single activity within Operations and Manufacturing Optimization
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Does your company have capabilities that complement the IBM offerings defined in the PSF Framework?
Is there opportunity to present a combined offering to solve the challenges faced by discrete manufacturers?
Begin the discussion by adding a comment to the blog or by contacting Rodney Sassaman, Industrial Sector Partner manager directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The IBM Product and Service Framework (PSF) has been refreshed and was announced at the IBM Innovate 2012 event during the Incose session Monday evening. The Product and Services Framework defines use cases and solutions specific to discrete manufacturing industries. The key themes for the refresh are the addition of new projects to the framework that include new software capabilities based on partner solutions as well as addition to the IBM portfolio , improving existing framework projects with enhanced capabilities designed to drive greater alignment with IBM's industry blueprints.
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