Oct 10, 2011

Mahindra Satyam Announces Mobile Client for Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management

Mahindra Satyam has announced the release of its Mobile Client for Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) at Oracle OpenWorld 2011 in San Francisco. This newest solution offers clients the capability to manage product data via their favorite personal mobile device, including iPhones and iPads, and improves the ROI of existing Agile PLM investments.

"Developed in conjunction with our leading Agile PLM customers and based on our proven PLM experience, this solution will enable users to keep track of product data updates anywhere, anytime in a secured manner," said B.K. Kumar, Sr. VP, Product to Production (P2Pr) Solutions at Mahindra Satyam. "Our Mobile PLM solution extends the reach of product data stored in Agile PLM to decision makers and will provide our customers the ability to make faster decisions based on real time data and business demands."

The Mobile PLM solution is based on the web services functionality provided in Agile PLM. Mahindra Satyam is responsible for the distribution, implementation and customer specific enhancement of this solution. Benefits to customers include improved ROI on their existing PLM investment by expanding the usage of PLM data among casual and mobile users, and faster decision making based on executive dashboards and alerts.

Some highlights of the new solution include:

iOS App (works on iPhone and iPad);
Ability to view attachments;
Highly interactive user interface design;
Delta fetch of notifications and workflow routings;
Single Sign-On capabilities; plugs into existing enterprise infrastructure;
Bookmarking capabilities to personalize key information for revisiting at a later time;
Content-based related text search for rapid content filtering.

"A number of our customers have been interested in using mobile devices to extend the value of their PLM implementations, so we are pleased with the work that Mahindra Satyam has done on this application," said John Kelley, vice president of product management, Oracle. "Mahindra Satyam's solution is built on Oracle's standards-based, open and integrated SOA Suite, which helps enable our partners to rapidly design, deploy and manage highly adaptable business applications. Mahindra Satyam leveraged this platform to develop their rich role-specific applications that can be used on a host of mobile devices."

Mahindra Satyam has an ongoing agreement with Oracle to develop enterprise solutions for its customers. For over 14 years, Mahindra Satyam's Oracle Practice has offered a comprehensive range of services built around Oracle global business units, technology acquisitions and new releases of applications. As a Platinum Level member in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Mahindra Satyam maintains various Specializations in different areas of Oracle competencies to provide value to customers, which include over 50 Fortune 1,000 companies across 45 countries.