NEW YORK - Feb 27, 2014
Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced a new alliance with Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing solutions, to strengthen global manufacturing offerings. This alliance between two recognized leaders in solutions for manufacturing industries will help address the evolving needs of manufacturers, as they optimize their operations and business processes.
Infosys brings strong experience in the manufacturing industry and renowned global delivery skills to deliver a range of solutions for Infor, specifically for the industrial manufacturing, high tech, automotive, and aerospace and defense industries. Infor and Infosys will collaborate to help companies manage operations with solutions designed on Infor LN.
Infosys will also leverage Infor ION, a lightweight middleware, to help customers connect their ERP systems to other Infor or third party systems.
"This alliance will empower manufacturing companies with easy, cost-effective ways to track operations and processes across the enterprise. Infor and Infosys bring complementary strengths that will help deliver better value to customers," said Ravi Kumar, senior vice president, Infosys.
"Aligning with Infosys will help extend Infor's global reach," said Lynn Sauder, vice president, Global Alliances, Infor. "Deep manufacturing expertise and collaboration from both companies will help our mutual customers become more agile and efficient."
Infor is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 70,000 customers in more than 200 countries and territories improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.
Infor customers include:
- 19 of the top 20 aerospace companies
- 12 of the top 13 high tech companies
- 10 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
- 21 of the 25 largest US health delivery networks
- 16 of the 20 largest US cities
- 84 of the top 100 automotive suppliers
- 31 of the top 50 industrial distributors
- 5 of the top 9 brewers