The Adexa eGPS solution continuously synchronizes operations with changing supply and demand patterns to help improve on-time delivery performance and customer satisfaction by minimizing cycle times.
"The leadership IBM and Adexa create with this marketing agreement is invaluable for OFS, especially in this economic climate," said John Hosford, manager, Advanced Planning and Scheduling Systems for OFS.
Under the marketing agreement, Adexa and IBM Business Consulting Services will deliver comprehensive supply chain planning solutions worldwide.
Adexa and IBM will integrate Adexa solutions with IBM's e-business infrastructure technologies, including DB2, DB2 OLAP, WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere Portal, WebSphere Commerce, WebSphere Business Integration, Tivoli Access Manager and Tivoli Monitoring, eServer pSeries and xSeries.
"Adexa has a proven track record and an expansive reference base with a solution offering that complements IBM's dynamic value to the customer," said Murray Mitchell, vice president and global practice executive, Buy & Supply Services, IBM Global Services.