MORGES, Switzerland, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) today announced that Tata Steel has chosen CA Technologies to help accelerate the innovation of new steel solutions to drive top-line growth. The company, which supplies steel and related services to many demanding markets worldwide, will use the CA Clarity™ Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) to manage the entire new product and service lifecycle from innovation and product design through production and delivery.
"The PPM Solution will help us to more efficiently innovate to speed our products to market, build market share and better align with customer needs," said Rene Kieft, manager, product development portfolio and IP strategy, strategic marketing, Tata Steel.
"Efficiency is not about cutting costs, but about using what you have the best way possible, getting the most out of resources. CA Clarity PPM will enable us to continue to innovate and adapt to customer demands."
Tata Steel has been transforming its European operations into a more customer-focused organisation by realigning its internal resources to industry sectors such as automotive, lifting and excavating, energy and power, packaging, construction and rail. This new organisational structure enables Tata Steel to better support customers by gaining better insight into customer needs and emerging market opportunities.
Every possible innovation will come under the microscope, ranging from ways to expand and improve the quality of the company's steel products to facilitating new products to be tested on an industrial scale, such as can making, automotive solutions, parts for lifting and for various construction applications.
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