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Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) software business and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) have expanded their long-standing partnership to deliver a comprehensive set of plant solutions for enabling the Connected Digital Enterprise. By adding Siemens’ entire Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) software portfolio to their agreement, TCS can now showcase the complete suite of Siemens’ software and services at the TCS Plant Solutions Center of Excellence, which was inaugurated today in Pune, India. With a full range of solutions, the facility will support proof of concepts, and illustrate how enterprise-wide digitalization is transforming the global manufacturing industry. The goal is to give customers a unique environment to build and test digital solutions using the world’s most advanced PLM and MOM software technology.
“Our new Plant Solutions Center of Excellence is part of our commitment to create exceptional value for our customers through fully integrated solutions that allow manufacturers to leverage Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing initiatives to achieve operational excellence,” said Regu Ayyaswamy, Global Head, Engineering & Industrial Services, TCS. “Our commitment and investment in Siemens’ entire MOM portfolio is the foundation for a transformational solution that allows manufacturers to begin their Connected Digital Enterprise journey.”
TCS will participate in the Siemens MOM Expertise Alliance Center (MEAC), a community of highly skilled and strategic partners providing MOM-specific services to manufacturers. This will further enhance TCS’ ability to provide its current and future customers with high performance MOM solutions to enhance manufacturing operations. TCS is also committed to provide expert consulting, project deployment, and implementation services for a variety of Siemens MOM software solutions including manufacturing execution systems (MES), advanced planning and scheduling (APS), quality management systems (QMS), and laboratory information management systems (LIMS).
“TCS is the first partner to achieve complete adoption of the Siemens MOM portfolio while delivering excellence to joint customers,” said Rene Wolf, senior vice president of Manufacturing Operations Management Software for Siemens PLM Software. “This allows TCS and Siemens to help manufacturers realize the full value of the Digital Enterprise from product design and production planning, to production engineering, production execution and services. TCS’ offerings on plant solutions, applying the full Siemens MOM software portfolio, will change the way customers transform and manage the digitalization of their manufacturing operations.”
In a strategic alliance spanning three decades, TCS has partnered at various levels with Siemens PLM Software to offer best-in-class consulting and implementation services to its customers. Their extended partnership agreement further strengthens the TCS-Siemens alliance.
Siemens PLM Software operates in India through its 100% subsidiary Siemens Industry Software (India) Pvt. Ltd. and its software are crucial components of the integrated technology solutions provided by Siemens in India in the space of automation and digitalization
About Siemens PLM Software
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) and manufacturing operations management (MOM) software, systems and services with over 15 million licensed seats and more than 140,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with its customers to provide industry software solutions that help companies everywhere achieve a sustainable competitive advantage by making real the innovations that matter. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
About Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS)
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT, BPS, infrastructure,engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model™, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has over 353,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $16.5 billion for year ended March 31, 2016 and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India.
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Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2015, which ended on September 30, 2015, Siemens generated revenue of €75.6 billion and net income of €7.4 billion. At the end of September 2015, the company had around 348,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available on the Internet at www.siemens.com.
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