New Service based on Oracle’s Value Chain Planning Software
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Oracle Open World 2013 – Avata, Inc., a strategy and
implementation consulting firm focused on supply chain management,
announced today that Canon Virginia, Inc. has selected Avata to optimize
their supply chain utilizing the Avata Business Cloud to deliver a
complete hosted/SaaS solution for the Oracle Value Chain Planning Suite.
Canon Virginia, a global manufacturer for Canon’s office and consumer
products, is embarking on a project to attain best-in-class supply chain
performance by improving processes from demand planning and S&OP to
production scheduling and supply chain business intelligence.
Canon Virginia’s evolving business model led the company to seek ways to
improve margins, reduce inventory levels and reduce overall supply chain
costs. Focusing on improving process agility, flexibility and
effectiveness, and to improve business forecasting capabilities, Canon
Virginia will deploy the Oracle Value Chain software in the Avata
Business Cloud, leveraging Avata’s strategy and implementation services
to drive this business process re-engineering project.
The Avata Business Cloud, through the Oracle Business Process Services
program, provides Oracle software, hardware and managed services via a
monthly subscription that simplifies operations and accelerates
time-to-value. “We are excited to have Canon Virginia join our growing
list of Avata Business Cloud customers,” remarked Stefan Achilles,
Managing Partner of Avata. “We are seeing increased interest in
deploying Oracle Value Chain software in the cloud as companies look to
streamline operations and become more nimble.”
Avata is a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork.
Headquarters in Golden, CO, Avata is a specialized global business and
management consulting firm that provides services and solutions
supporting our clients’ full spectrum of supply chain initiatives.
Whether your challenge is in the planning or execution area of your
supply chain, Avata is a recognized leader with deep industry, business,
and technology experience in the implementation of Oracle® Value Chain
Planning and Value Chain Execution solutions. More information can be
found at www.avata.com.
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Source: Avata, Inc.