Do you need to integrate your IBM Sterling system with an existing financial or ERP system to reduce your days sales outstanding (DSO)?
Whether its SAP, Oracle, or other legacy systems and applications which have developed organically, not guided by a reference architecture, the IBM Integration Framework was designed specifically to enable easy integration with third party systems. It’s one of the key differentiators when selecting your supply chain solutions.
We use the Integration Pattern Matching (IPM) methodology to identify the differing processes used by your systems and determine the correct technology or toolset to use for data exchange and application integration with your IBM Sterling systems.
Bridge Solutions Group uses a phased approach to Enterprise Application Integration:
Define existing data and application integration flows.
Based on the assessment, catalog the patterns that exist and define the technical architecture based on those requirements.
Implement the right technology taking into consideration your overall technical architecture. Bridge Solutions supports numerous integration platforms to ensure that it fits within your overall IT strategy.
Provide guidance and assistance as required to ensure that your EAI implementation is robust and agile to support the enterprise’s future requirements.
Service: Enterprise Application Integration
Solution Deployed: IBM Sterling Order Management System
A leading South American retailer, having grown through acquisition, has identified the need to reduce the number and complexity of ERP solutions in order to reduce costs and drive consistent business practices throughout the company. The cost and challenge of supporting multiple ERP solutions and managing these IT organization has become a significant pain point for the company, hindering their growth-through-acquisition strategy.
Bridge Solutions partnered to implement IBM Sterling Order Management System including the call center module in order to support their home delivery business and deliver common best practices and shared services to multiple divisions. The overall solution was also developed to provide the ability to quickly on-board other divisions in multiple countries, along with new acquisitions, into a single ERP solution.
The benefits of the new platform implementation include: