Tata Consultancy Services to Help Bombardier Transform its Application and ERP Estate and Reimagine its IT Operating Model to Enhance Agility and Drive Sustainable Growth
MONTREAL | MUMBAI, January 19, 2023: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) has been selected as a strategic partner by Bombardier, a global leader in aviation, to accelerate its digital transformation and drive innovation.
Bombardier chose TCS for its proven experience in delivering successful digital transformation programs in the business aviation industry, as well as its extensive portfolio of intellectual property.
As the principal strategic partner, TCS will help Bombardier drive its organization-wide IT and digital transformation that aims to enhance agility. TCS will modernize the aviation leader’s legacy systems that support its engineering, manufacturing, aftermarket services and defense activities. TCS will deploy and integrate new systems around the S/4 HANA ERP platform. This transformation of its application estate is expected to help Bombardier reduce technology debt, accelerate its cloud journey, promote innovation, and drive growth. Additionally, TCS will transform Bombardier’s IT operating model using AI, machine learning, data and cloud services to enhance agility, resilience and user experience.
David Murray, Senior Vice President, Transformation, Operational Excellence and Information Technology, Bombardier, commented: “Bombardier will undertake powerful IT and digital transformations to unlock further potential in strategic growth areas including accelerating digital service offerings, sustainable aircraft designs and defense all while continuing to progress lean manufacturing and operational excellence programs. We are confident our collaboration with TCS will be the engine that drives the innovation needed to make Bombardier’s IT systems operate with new, advanced infrastructure powered by AI, machine learning and cloud technology.”
Amit Bajaj, President, North America, TCS, said, “We are excited to partner with Bombardier in transforming their core enterprise functions across supply chain, manufacturing, aftermarket, and information technology leveraging our twin strategy of SAP S/4 HANA-led ERP transformation and AI driven IT operating model transformation. This underscores the continued trust of our customers in Quebec, further building upon our investments in this important Canadian region.”
Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets. Bombardier’s Challenger and Global aircraft families are renowned for their cutting-edge innovation, cabin design, performance, and reliability. Bombardier has a worldwide fleet of approximately 5,000 aircraft in service with a wide variety of multinational corporations, charter and fractional ownership providers, governments, and private individuals. Bombardier aircraft are also trusted around the world in special-mission roles.
Headquartered in greater Montréal, Québec, Bombardier operates aerostructure, assembly, and completion facilities in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. The company’s robust customer support network includes facilities in strategic locations in the United States and Canada, as well as in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, the UAE, Singapore, China, and Australia.
For corporate news and information, including Bombardier’s Environmental, Social and Governance report, visit bombardier.com. Learn more about Bombardier’s industry-leading products and customer service network at businessaircraft.bombardier.com. Follow on Twitter @Bombardier.
About Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that has been partnering with many of the world’s largest businesses in their transformation journeys for over 50 years. TCS offers a consulting-led, cognitive powered, integrated portfolio of business, technology and engineering services and solutions. This is delivered through its unique Location Independent Agile™ delivery model, recognized as a benchmark of excellence in software development.
A part of the Tata group, India's largest multinational business group, TCS has over 613,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 55 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $25.7 billion in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2022, and is listed on the BSE (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and the NSE (National Stock Exchange) in India. TCS' proactive stance on climate change and award-winning work with communities across the world have earned it a place in leading sustainability indices such as the MSCI Global Sustainability Index and the FTSE4Good Emerging Index. For more information, visit www.tcs.com