Pune, August 10, 2016: KPIT (BSE: 532400, NSE: KPIT) today announced an expanded agreement with the Siemens PLM Software to support the Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) space. KPIT will participate in the MOM Expertise Alliance Center (MEAC) in the US, a community of highly skilled partners providing MOM specific services to manufacturers. KPIT will integrate SIMATIC IT from Siemens in its MOM Portfolio. This means that KPIT can now offer its current and future customers the same technology that companies depend on every day to enhance manufacturing operations.
KPIT is globally recognized for its leadership position in the areas of product lifecycle management (PLM), Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and MOM, maintaining one of the largest global teams of certified consultants with MES expertise spanning more than 12+ years of MES practice across varied industry verticals, such as Automotive, Manufacturing, Energy, Utilities and Life Sciences.
Siemens PLM Software is a leading global provider of PLM and MOM software and services. As part of the partnership, KPIT will now be able to offer its customers SIMATIC IT, a highly scalable solution that delivers multiple capabilities and combines production efficiency with quality and visibility.
Commenting on the association, Probodh Chiplunkar, Executive Vice President, Digital Transformation, KPIT, said, "With the addition of SIMATIC IT to our Digital Manufacturing portfolio, KPIT expands solutions for Industry 4.0 and connected manufacturing. Through SIMATIC IT, KPIT helps customers combine production efficiency with quality and visibility through a highly scalable MES."
Andrea Mulas, MOM Alliances Director Americas, Siemens PLM Software, said, "Siemens PLM Software is committed to creating partnerships to help enhance the end-user experience of our customers. We are pleased to work with KPIT to provide open, integrated solutions that improve the productivity of our mutual customers."