About the company
Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defense and Security markets. With 62,000 employees, 250+ subsidiaries in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of €14 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex security requirements. Its unique international footprint allows it to work closely with its customers all over the world.
Positioned as a value-added systems integrator, equipment supplier and service provider, Thales is one of Europe’s leading players in the security market. The Group’s security teams work with government agencies, local authorities and enterprise customers to develop and deploy integrated, resilient solutions to protect citizens, sensitive data and critical infrastructure.
Thales is 26% owned by the French State, 26% by Dassault Aviation and the rest traded on European stock exchanges. Thales (Euronext Paris: HO)
Software: SAP® Business ByDesign® deployed by ERP Logic and a number of ERP Solution/Solution Extensions as well as localization for countries not supported by SAP®.
Thales selected SAP® Business ByDesign® as the solution to enable a 2 tier ERP strategy ultimately supporting their entire global organization in 50+ countries. This 2 tier rollout will be executed over a period of years and solution releases. To date, 14 countries have been deployed with ERP Logic developing localization solutions for 11 countries.
Thales – SAP® Business ByDesign® Deployments delivered by ERP Logic
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# Localized by ERP Logic
The initial rollout (Phase I) focused on Financial Transactions, Supply Chain, Project Management, Procurement, CRM and custom HR Benefits. This will be followed by an expansion into manufacturing in Phase II.
The ERP Logic global footprint and ability to rapidly deploy localization solutions were critical in Thales selecting ERP Logic as their partner in this ambitious rollout. Longer-term, Thales will look to ERP Logic to integrate their SAP® ECC footprint with SAP® Business ByDesign® and other third party applications.
To date the profile of the initial 14 successful deployments looks like this
- Average Revenue – $ 200 M
- Average User Count – 200-375
- Implementation Time – 24 Weeks
The company is positioned to expand the footprint’s geography and functionally in the next few years.