Client Profile:
Sanmina-SCI, a multi-billion dollar electronic manufacturing services conglomerate, provides end-to-end manufacturing solutions, delivering unsurpassed quality and support to OEMs, primarily in the following sectors: communications, defense and aerospace, industrial and medical instrumentation, computer technology, and multi-media.
 
Worldwide manufacturing operations required a warehouse management system (WMS) to control raw materials, as well as work-in-progress and finished goods, while providing global visibility and accountability.
 
Solution:
By building an application infrastructure for global processing, Sanmina-SCI was able to orchestrate one worldwide, consolidated logistics operation using irms|WM in addition to several third-party host SAP/Oracle ERP systems. Interfaced with high-speed material handling equipment, conveyor systems and in-line scales, Sanmina-SCI supported various manufacturing assembles for Compaq and HP computers, as well as a "lights out facility" for the distribution of IBM computers.
 
Sanmina-SCI deployed irms|WM at each of