Based on an innovative co-management model, CGI will support Michelin's transformation program with easy-to-use solutions that can be readily made available to users. The objective is to facilitate daily tasks, while assuring system security and integrity. Specific examples include the optimization of production management at Michelin, as well as the acceleration of new product launches.
"One of the missions of the Direction Groupe Systemes d'Information (DGSI) is to improve the efficiency of business processes," underlined Agnes Mauffrey, Director of DGSI at Michelin. "To do so, we must provide easy-to-employ, standardized, up-to-date and ergonomic solutions within short timeframes, along with a collaborative and technology-driven environment that is aligned with the expectations of every individual and community in a mobile world. What's more, everything must be provided at a competitive cost, with the security of information assured."
Under the terms of the new contract, CGI will be supplying Michelin with consulting, design, and computer application maintenance and support services in
"As a partner for the past 28 years, Michelin is renewing its confidence in CGI through the awarding of this strategic contract, " emphasized Jean-Michel Baticle, President of CGI -
Michelin is dedicated to helping to enhance mobility and creative value while demonstrating respect for customers, people, shareholders, the environment and facts. Since 1889, Michelin has constantly innovated to facilitate the mobility of people and goods. Today, it is setting the benchmark across every tire and travel-related services market, while leading a global strategy to drive sustainable, profitable growth. To succeed in its new phase of assertive growth and meet its objectives, Michelin can capitalize on such competitive advantages as its technological leadership, superior products and services, demonstrated brand appeal, operational efficiency and robust balance sheet.
Some key figures: 111,200 employees, 67 production sites in 17 countries,
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