Heavy industry machinery
China Aviation Industry Corporation ("AVIC") is a large state-owned enterprise managed by the central government, with aviation equipment, transport aircraft, engines, helicopters, airborne equipment and systems, general aircraft, aviation research, flight testing, trade logistics , Asset management, engineering planning and construction, automotive and other industries, it has more than 200 member units, more than 20 listed companies, and about 400,000 employees. In 2015, the Fortune Global 500 ranked 59th.
In March 2012, Brocade Information and AVIC reached a cooperation agreement to build a supply chain procurement and logistics service platform for the latter, supporting its centralized procurement and warehousing and transportation plan for hundreds of thousands of parts and components. The business involves AVIC Logistics' subsidiaries 19 subsidiaries and 60 AVIC overseas institutions in 35 countries. The project is an e-commerce platform for the material procurement and logistics services of the Chinese aviation industry. It is a modern comprehensive service system integrating transactions, business operations, data exchange, financing payments, and decision support functions.
Based on the traditional website platform, other business subsystems and management modules of the enterprise are integrated into the e-commerce platform in the form of hyperlinks, creating a professional e-commerce service platform that integrates material procurement and logistics services. Establish a single sign-on mechanism between the integrated subsystems and provide functional services such as display of e-commerce, supplier enterprise homepages, online orders, business tracking, online inquiry, and online replenishment.
Based on the existing business of AVIC Logistics and the e-commerce platform of AVIC Trading Network, an integrated AVIC supply chain logistics platform is established, including a business operation platform, a data exchange and interface platform, a settlement payment and financing platform, and a decision analysis platform. While based on logistics services in the aviation industry, with the expansion of business scale and the extension of the service network, the platform will use the main manufacturing companies, core suppliers, and material production units as business expansion points, combining resources in trade, finance, and other areas. , And gradually extended to other fields outside the aviation industry.
Certification of enterprises and products that enter the system to ensure that their qualifications and product quality meet national, international or industry standards. Provide unified standard certification and standard conversion services around cooperation links such as coding, quality, and credit within the supply chain system.
According to AVIC's organizational structure and business characteristics, Brocade chose ERI based on Yigo's core technology as the software implementation product for this project. In fact, during the subsequent strategic adjustments of AVIC's organizational optimization and business restructuring, ERI showed great benefits.
In 2012, the basic construction of AVIC's supply chain procurement and logistics service platform was determined. The main implementation contents were simple e-commerce platforms, order scheduling management, multimodal transportation management, trade management, land transportation management, and warehousing management. The scope of implementation involved AVIC International Logistics Shanghai Headquarters, Beijing Material Decoration, AVIC Network, Zhongnan Company, Jiangxi Company, Shanghai Company, etc.
In the second stage, the strategic management and control of the information system, internal collaboration of the supply chain, and intelligent data analysis are realized. Facing the current situation of AVIC Logistics's numerous subsidiaries, scattered business, large management span, poor resource integration, and difficult data analysis, the information system will restructure AVIC Logistics' management, collaboration, and analysis system.
In 2013, AVIC Logistics underwent a major organizational reorganization due to business needs. AVIC Logistics decided to sink the original three business departments of the headquarters and set up AVIC Lingang International Logistics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd .; the headquarters became a strategic control center and was responsible for the group. Financial, asset operations, and overall strategic planning. Subordinate enterprises also formulate their own business strategic plans, and propose the resources needed to complete the planning. The headquarters is responsible for reviewing and providing relevant suggestions; a division is set up at the headquarters, and some procurement and logistics operations are upgraded to the group level for management. On-demand business of course requires on-demand system support. ERI's flexible multi-organizational structure responds well to this change, and successfully completes the group management and control requirements during the system upgrade phase.
In order to improve the strategic management and control level of AVIC Logistics, the development and improvement of the platform mainly focused on contract management, customer and service provider management, collaborative office system, human resources, and financial management module development; the supply chain collaborative management phase focused on financial logistics management and standards. The certification system and function expansion are the main implementation contents.
Helped the subsidiaries of AVIC Logistics to sort out their business and management processes. It guarantees the security of military industry confidentiality and data transmission security involved in the information system, and improves the classification and coding system of group suppliers and aviation materials. After 3 months of implementation, all functional requirements will be online, and most orders, contracts, and services of AVIC Logistics and its subsidiaries will be implemented on the supply chain platform. The platform covers functions such as supplier homepage, order processing, order tracking, online reconciliation, online settlement, information release and collection, data query, report analysis, and other functions.
The construction of AVIC's supply chain procurement and logistics service platform has become a complete supply chain information system for China Aviation Industry from the source to the distribution terminal. It is focused on e-commerce platforms and full supply chain collaboration. The closed-loop supply chain integrated upstream and downstream continuously improves the horizontal capabilities of the entire supply chain system. The system has improved the standardized operation process of the logistics business, improved the management and control of the logistics headquarters' affiliated companies, and realized intensive logistics business operations. In completing the core strategic transformation of AVIC from maximizing enterprise value to maximizing service supply chain value , Played an important role.