Aerospace and Defense

Equipment manufacturers for the Aerospace and Defense sector are facing fiscal challenges that require them to trim profit margins and pass on the benefit to customers in order to win contracts. Dealing in critical defense equipment also means additional care in business practices for complex systems. Further, heavy volumes of associated data such as contracts and technical documents need to be managed and tracked. Configuring and tracking data to processes has now become a mandate for the sector.

In order to reduce operating costs, manufacturers have identified business process efficiency as the vital factor for business success. To accomplish this, Aerospace companies need to streamline their complex business systems involving diverse components.

Using BPM architecture the sector can leverage existing ERP and supply chain management solutions for improved vendor performance and core process improvements.

The Aerospace and Defense sector can meet the challenges of running complex organizations by implementing a BPM solution for end-to-end, diverse business processes across the enterprise. By unifying multiple departments, project groups, soft wares, vendors and partners on a collaborative platform, companies can streamline business processes for optimized ROI.

BPM Opportunity

  • Enterprise wide collaboration
    Automatic work routing and notifications across groups, partners, and customers reduces the time, errors and complexity of executing processes.
  • Business Intelligence
    Dashboards and graphical views assist project and process monitoring and identify areas for business process improvement for increased organizational efficiency. With real-time visibility and control over processes, managers can view real-time process performance and proactively manage bottlenecks.
  • Extend the value and life of core systems
    Leverage existing applications maximize return on IT investment by aligning application data with process workflows. A collaborative BPM platform brings diverse systems under a single umbrella through the use of native connectors and adapters.
  • Process Control and Conformation to standards
    BPM enables business process modeling for performance consistency and enables adherence to safety regulations and quality standards. Audit trails through versioning and tracking of actions taken on tasks can also be maintained.
  • Enable Advanced Procurement and vendor selection
    Automate core processes such as vendor selection and qualification and ensure faster task completions through advanced approval and workflow capabilities included in BPM systems.