FMCG main Parle Products and IBM on Thursday introduced a partnership below which the IT main will present technological assist to the biscuit maker to deliver its merchandise to the market shortly and successfully.
Parle will leverage IBM’s transformative hybrid cloud and synthetic intelligence (AI) capabilities, together with its main safety and business experience with the tech main’s enterprise consulting and know-how companies, the 2 firms mentioned in a joint assertion.
This will assist Parle get its merchandise, equivalent to Parle-G, the world’s top-selling biscuit by quantity — to market on the proper time and in the precise place, it added.
Commenting on the partnership, Parle Products Executive Director Ajay Chauhan mentioned, ‘as the biggest biscuit model supplier in India, our precedence is assembly the rising calls for of Indian shoppers. By working with IBM to speed up our journey to the cloud and strengthen our safety posture, we are going to work to uncover new methods to scale back time-to-market and streamline operations – a big milestone for us.’ Under the partnership, Parle Products will migrate its mission-critical SAP workloads, ERP, provide chain, and analytics purposes to IBM Cloud, whereas IBM may even assist design a crucial KPIs-based efficiency administration framework to measure and monitor the well being of Parle’s enterprise processes and their outcomes, the assertion mentioned.
Moreover, Parle may even be leveraging IBM’s deep business experience with IBM Global Business Services (GBS) and Global Technology Services (GTS) to host its workloads on IBM Cloud, amongst different companies, it added.
Parle mentioned by embracing a hybrid cloud-based method, it expects to innovate extra shortly – discovering new methods to get its merchandise into the houses of shoppers, even because the coronavirus pandemic creates challenges within the provide chain and mandates that some staff work remotely.
Through streamlining operations and reaching larger scalability to satisfy altering calls for, Parle expects to witness enterprise progress in India and past, it added.
IBM India Managing Director Sandip Patel mentioned IBM’s collaboration with Parle has introduced in a long time of business and know-how experience to assist realise their imaginative and prescient of making certain the precise merchandise are made out there out there on the proper time.
‘By leveraging the applied sciences like hybrid cloud and AI, underpinned by safety, Parle can be effectively geared up to satisfy rising client calls for, whereas safety is on the forefront of their digital improvements,’ he added.