1GLOBAL ORDER PROMISING

Solution Summary:

Increase on-time delivery, improve the reliability and accuracy of your promises to customers, and manage commitments to key customers. Also improve visibility to manufacturing, supplier, and transportation capacity while promising orders. Analyze what orders are affected when you accept a new order. Oracle Global Order Promising provides you with sophisticated, fast, accurate, and flexible order promising, 24 hours a day.

Solution Profile:

Fast, accurate order promising is vital for retaining existing customers and attracting new customers. Oracle Global Order Promising allows you to make quick delivery promises your customers can rely on. Oracle’s order promising capabilities include robust support for distributed global order promising and multi-level supply-chain Available to Promise (ATP), Capable to Promise (CTP), and Capable to Deliver (CTD). You can consolidate supply and demand information from multiple transaction systems to provide a consolidated global picture of demand and supply. Order promising is accessible from multiple order entry systems or order capture systems such as web stores and call centers. A patented architecture enables you to accurately promise 24/7 with ‘zero downtime’.

Distinguishing Features:

  • Promise Accurately & Reliably
  • Manage Key Customer & Channel Commitments
  • Improve On-Time Delivery via Multi-Level Supply Chain ATP, CTP, & CTD
  • Maximize Profitability through Allocated ATP
  • Operate your Business 24/7 with Real-Time Updates
  • Promising for Complex Configure to Order Products
  • Effectively Reduce Order Backlog through Backlog Management
  • Zero Downtime through Database-Centric Architecture
  • Incremental Deployment for Quick Benefits without Integration Loss
2INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION

Solution Summary:

Due to current fluctuating global and economic conditions, such as competition, brief product lifecycles, increased outsourcing, and unpredictable demand - makes managing ones inventory challenging. Oracle's Inventory Optimization simplifies inventory planning and provides a consistent and efficient business process for lowering inventory costs and improving supply chain responsiveness. The crucial component is to consider both inventory locations and policies to shorten fulfillment lead times, improve action to shifting customer demands, and expand overall planning.

Solution Profile:

NexInfo utilizes Oracle's Inventory Optimization to help lower your inventory costs while improving your responsiveness to changing customer demands. By taking into account the supply, demand, and lead time variability of your entire supply chain, Oracle Inventory Optimization enables you to cost effectively balance revenue, cost, customer service levels, and inventory budgets while determining your inventory postponement strategy.

Distinguishing Features:

  • Postponement & Risk Pooling
  • Reduce Supply Chain Risk with Variability
  • Shorten Order Fulfillment Time
  • Increased Responsiveness to Customer Demand
  • Overall Lowered Inventory Investment
  • Insight on Profitable Channels, Products, & Customers
  • Optimal Inventory Planning
3PROMOTIONS PLANNING

Solution Summary:

Manufacturers and companies that sell directly to consumers in dynamic markets must constantly be aware of various factors in order to effectively plan, measure and forecast their demand; such as social trends, seasonal cycles, weather, unforeseen events, and product promotions. Those who do not follow such factors may find that their supply chain is out of sync with the market. Most promotion planning and modeling systems currently available only offer single promotion scenarios and lack the flexibility and visibility needed for larger companies with a varying range of promotional items. In addition, their ability to accurately integrate vital factors into each product’s demand predication can be largely misleading.

Solution Profile:

NexInfo's Promotion Planning provides intelligent tools allowing for automated forecasting of future promotion-driven sales for every product in your database; and is a market leading solution for retailers who develop, plan, and price assortments for promotional activities and allows you to maximize your promotional planning decisions. The Promotions Planning software takes into account past promotions and their effectiveness, and provides a complete historical view of the ROI on previous ads and promotions. These resources give insights into customer demand understanding and enables smarter future promotion planning and analysis.

Distinguishing Features:

  • Improve cross-functional planning and execution
  • Enable centralized promotion planning
  • Better understanding of past promotional effectiveness
  • Reduce promotion cycle and production time
  • Increase potential sales with more accurate demand insight
  • Use visual data for planning and analytics
4PRODUCT LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT

Summary:

Products and requirements are growing more complex than ever, with Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) you can expect innovation profitably, with the broadest and most comprehensive solution to efficiently centralize product data, streamline processes, and launch quality products faster. Solutions within the Product Lifecycle Management include; Product Collaboration, Product Cost Management, Engineering Collaboration & Data Management, Product Quality Management, Product Governance & Compliance, and Product Portfolio Management.

Description Profile:

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) aids manufacturers manage complex, cross-functional processes, coordinating the efforts of distributed teams to consistently and efficiently develop the best possible products. Our PLM solutions manage all aspects of the product development lifecycle from concept through service and retirement; By optimizing product development processes and using a single, secure source of information system, manufactures can develop products that are competitive, cost-effective, and of high quality while also managing both hardware and software deliverables. NexInfo offers a uniquely tailored PLM solution for Pharmaceutical and Life Science industries that excels in improving compliance and controls; and has designed the workflows for submission, reviews, and approvals across multiple organizations that involve the release of packaging, labeling, and artwork in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries.

Benefits:

  • Accelerate Product Innovation
  • Maximize Profitability
  • Manage the Enterprise Product Record
  • Improve Product Design, Launch, & Support
  • Regulatory Compliance (Pharma Industry)
  • Process Governance
  • Online Collaboration
  • Easy Tracking
  • Detailed Audit Trail
5DISTRIBUTION & MANUFACTURING PLANNING

Solution Summary:

The manufacturing and distribution industry is constantly challenged by both complex and simple market impacts, such as: global competition, regional expansion, mergers, acquisitions, social views, and economic changes. Both manufacturers and distributors must take these impacts into consideration and find innovating methods of maintaining and improving operations.

Solution Profile:

NexInfo’s Distribution and Manufacturing Planning solutions formalizes the activities of company and operations planning by allowing you to coordinate your inventory, labor resources, and raw materials to deliver products according to a managed schedule. Once variables are understood, including various costs, constraints, and lead times – planning cycles are reduced significantly with the ability to simultaneously plan distribution, manufacturing and materials. Further capabilities include generating optimized and feasible procurement, manufacturing, and distribution plans in complete collaboration with suppliers and customers. Our Distribution and Manufacturing Planning solutions will enhance your entire supply chain process, from material procurement to manufacturing and end-product distribution, and keep it operating as efficient as possible while also synchronizing visibility and execution throughout your supply chain.

Distinguishing Features:

  • Support for popular business-to-business processes such as vendor-managed inventory (VMI) and collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment (CPFR)
  • Optimized procurement, production, and distribution plans
  • Full multilevel pegging to customer orders is maintained throughout the entire supply chain
  • Management of variable safety stock networks
  • Real-time alerts, updates, and messages ensure that plans remain synchronized among all locations in the supply chain network
  • Integrated collaborative Web client allow suppliers, customers, and partners to view schedule changes in real time
  • Alert hierarchy ensures planners are solving the most critical problems as dictated by the business objectives
  • Product mix optimization for vehicle loads
  • Greater ability to respond to changing markets
  • More informed decision-making through objective data
  • Efficient management of suppliers
  • Effective enterprise resource planning
  • Consistently reliable IT delivery for improved productivity and customer service
  • Real-time visibility
  • Optimized Planning
  • Alerts for Potential Issues
  • Enabled Collaboration
  • Quick Benefits
6PROCESS &/OR DISCRETE MANUFACTURING

Solution Summary:

NexInfo solutions for Discrete &/or Process Manufacturing brings about more efficiency, better planning, and traceability. We utilize the full functions of Oracle's Manufacturing and Distribution suite to improve horizontal visibility and reach into the extended supply chain. With the increase in contract manufacturers, this visibility allows manufacturers to optimize their supply chains and helps firms better manage production operations to achieve fulfillment excellence. Factories of all sizes and in all industries can benefit from improving the management of information in the entire production cycle, from R&D to design through work-in-process to cost and quality management. Flexible production can be achieved with mixed mode manufacturing, build-to-order (ETO/CTO) and project-based and other complex manufacturing modalities. Process Manufacturing enables firms to better manage batch production involving variable ingredients, scalable recipes and flexible routings to satisfy unique specifications typically found in chemicals, food and beverage, life sciences, pharma and natural resources. Process Manufacturing allows full end-to-end lot traceability with embedded quality and multiple cost methods that provide complete visibility of plant operations.

Solution Profile:

Process driven industries stand to gain from NexInfo's process based solutions that utilize the Oracle Process Manufacturing software to improve compliance, genealogy, material tracking, and process efficiencies. NexInfo utilizes the full functions of the Oracle Process Manufacturing suite based on processes to rationalize the number of formulas, recipes, and utilize the built-in best practice based processes that integrate modules like Oracle Process Quality and Mobile Supply Chain with the manufacturing process.

  1. Drive operational excellence using comprehensive supply chain applications that support demand-driven lean manufacturing
  2. Improve collaboration with top-to-bottom supply chain and financial integration
  3. Mitigate risk and enforce compliance across the extended supply chain to drive improvement and ensure adherence to customer requirements

Distinguishing Features:

  • Drive Fulfillment Excellence
  • Improved Collaboration & Productivity
  • Real-Time Visibility & Traceability
  • Assured Compliance & Achieve Quality Goals/Operational Excellence
  • Align Manufacturing with the Value Chain
  • Streamline Global Manufacturing
  • Best Practice Based Process
  • Integrated End-To-End View of Extended Supply Chain
  • Integration with Distribution, Warehousing, and Shipping
  • Risk Reduction
7PROCURE TO PAY

Solution Summary:

Oracle’s E-Business Suite with Procure to Pay enhances your security, partnership trading efficiency, and productivity by allowing the capability to automate and manage all of you corporate spending. Once implemented you’ll have access to analytics that expose potential savings opportunities, current spending information, and expenditure trend behaviors with complete insight into supporting transactional data. Take control while simultaneously managing partnership trading quality, catch potential expenditure errors, and capture a better understanding of your organizations financial health.

Solution Profile:

NexInfo’s in-depth integration will allow you to utilize the full potential of the Procure to Pay EBS suite. Included is the iSupplier Portal, a user-friendly web-based interface for closed-loop collaboration with all your suppliers, which brings you solutions for pricing structures and terms with built-in fulfillment and invoice payments. As global competition increases along with the demand for public visibility, companies must find new methods of lowering costs while standardizing and automating all areas of business processes. Procure to Pay automates an entire business’s process flow from supplier selection to sourcing invoice processes and payments, and allows you to focus on important duties such as sourcing for better pricing, contract management, control, audits, and analysis. While keeping your system open and secure, optimal payable strategies are offered with real-time exchange information and capabilities to support supplier self-servicing invoicing, workflow-driven approval management, and global electronic payments.

Distinguishing Features:

  • Continuous controls & transaction monitoring
  • Timely detection of fraud, process inefficiencies & errors
  • Embedded & preventive controls
  • Reduce costs on goods & services
  • Streamline procurement practices
  • Enforce fiscal policies
  • Single database with real-time business operations & data access
  • Insight into trail balance impact prior to payment
  • Eliminate duplicate payments, lost invoices, & potential overpayments
  • Track financial and operational progress
  • Reduce audit fees
  • Comprehensive reporting analytics from purchasing orders to invoices & payments
8PLAN TO INVENTORY

Solution Summary:

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9ORDER TO CASH

Solution Summary:

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10FORECAST TO PLAN

Solution Summary:

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11PLAN TO EXECUTION LINKAGE

Solution Summary:

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12ROLLED UP FINANCIAL PLANNING & ALIGNMENT

Solution Summary:

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