SUCCESS STORIES FOR SOPHISTICATED PROJECT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS
The international logistics group Kühne + Nagel wants to form a more transparent IT portfolio: The company is currently operating around 2,000 projects and subprojects worldwide; a new solution is intended to set clear standards, provide traceability for all departments concerned, as well as good project controlling. That is why many aspects of the company’s globally active IT department will have to be taken into account, such as the coordination of a wide variety of a requirements and the international consolidation of a broad range of project data along the entire processing chain. These departments demand a lot from their software features and expect implementation deadlines to be met quickly, in order to fulfil customer wishes in a short timeframe.
The ever-increasing growth and expansion of this European retailer means that SPAR Österreich has a growing number of project management demands. Up until now, all tasks (from ideas management to the execution of organisation and IT projects) have been solved using a patchwork of different tools such as e-mail, Word, Excel and so on. Efficiency has already dropped as a result of handling such a wide variety of data. The expansion of the food retailer means that it requires a comprehensive project portfolio management system.
Testo is one of the leading developers of measurement technology and is globally active with more than 2,100 employees across 30 branches. The company places great importance on innovation and plans and executes approximately 100 projects a year, from advance development to product development to product maintenance. Testo wanted to have the ability to comprehensively plan and manage these projects, some of which stand independently and compete for resources. All development projects have to be displayed in a system.
The chemical and systems supplier TFL Ledertechnik is an important partner for leather manufacturers. TFL Ledertechnik provides modern processes, components and systems to process materials in an efficient and environmentally-friendly manner. Innovations are the key to company success. TFL is increasingly active on a global level, with branches in 17 countries. Working in this environment today means the company requires suitable tools in order to implement an efficient innovations management, even across multiple locations.