Celestica Streamlines SAP Application Development With IBM Rational and Lotus Solutions
Celestica is a global leader in the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry. To deliver a unique value proposition to its customers, the company focuses on providing its customers with end-to-end product lifecycle services from design and manufacturing to after-market services. In an industry that faces ongoing margin pressure, operational efficiency is critical to business success. With constant pressure on costs, the company, including its IT department, maintains a sharp focus on increasing productivity and efficiencies across the organization. To solve this problem they implemented a full suite of SAP applications along with complementary solutions supported by IBM Global Business Services - Application Development and Maintenance services, and deployed Agile Development concepts, IBM Rational Team Concert and IBM Lotus Connections.