SAP Gold partner vCentric Technologies, announced the successful go-live with SAP S/4HANA solution for Inox Air Products, one of the largest manufacturers of industrial gases and liquid form with over 38 plants across India.The implementation helped in major performance improvement.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Anil Rao, Sr. Director – vCentric Technologies said, “INOX Air Products was looking to adapt new technologies with SAP innovations and move towards being a future compliant organization. We are thankful to INOX Air Products for having given us an opportunity in being their technology partner of choice and enable them overcome the changing business metrics at INOX.”
INOX’s traditional SAP GUI needed advance interface for transactions and workflow based approval. This made S/4HANA the best-fit solution and provided a robust platform in-memory computing. With go live SAP Simple Finance on – premise edition 1503 SPS 03, there was huge improvement in execution of reports and a drastic reduction in downtime.
Anil Singh, Head – IT Governance & SAP Delivery – INOX Air Products said, “Our digital transformation journey to S/4HANA started when vCentric Technologies stepped in to meet our business needs. We successfully upgraded and migrated to build a digital transformation platform, thus enabling a smooth transition to a new system.”
The migration was completed in three months. Mock migration helped in resolving all the technical and functional issues arising out of major technology changes in the application structure. All critical processes were tested and core operational issues were resolved to reduce the downtime and tackle the go live issues. The meticulous planning and relentless efforts resulted in fewer issues with no delays leading to an overall smooth migration. The platform is further being scaled for mobile apps and analytics deployment. Analytical apps like daily/monthly and a yearly snapshot is also being developed along with transactional apps with workflow using FIORI UI. Dashboards using BOBJ and LUMIRA for business users are being considered to enable access to analytical information. This will facilitate better and quick business decisions.
“INOX Air Products aims to move to the next level through digitization of every business process along with a workflow for continuous business improvements. SAP helped INOX AIR PRODUCTS Run Simple with tremendous visible performance improvement” said Mr. Siddharth Jain, Director, Inox Air Products.