Infor and Nippon Systemware Forge Alliance to Market Infor CloudSuite Industrial ERP Package for Japan’s manufacturing Industry

July 27, 2020 - 08:30
Infor and Nippon Systemware Forge Alliance to Market Infor CloudSuite Industrial ERP Package for Japan’s manufacturing Industry

Partnership to build core business systems to accelerate the digital shift for customers


TOKYO,JAPAN - Media OutReach - 27July 2020 - Infor/InforJapan K.K. and Nippon Systemware Co., Ltd. (NSW; Headquarter: Shibuya-ku,Tokyo; President and Chief Executive Officer: Shoji Tada) today announced the provisionof Infor CloudSuite Industrial, Infor's enterprise resource planning (ERP)package for the manufacturing industry in a newly-inked partner agreement tohelp Japanese customers accelerate their digital journey. Under thepartnership, NSW can sell or otherwise provide Infor CloudSuite Industrial as asupply chain solution (ERP) for managing sales and production planning. Thiswill enable both Infor and NSW to provide even higher value-added solutionsthat span both the engineering chain and supply chain.

With multi-language,multi-currency, and multi-site support, Infor CloudSuite Industrial is an ERPpackage for manufacturing companies with global. operations It is already usedin over 6,000 locations globally, including over 1,400 locations in theAsia-Pacific and over 200 locations in Japan alone.

NSW has a long history ofachievement and expertise across the engineering chain (product lifecyclemanagement and product data management), managing data related to design andmanufacturing in the manufacturing industry. In recent years, it has combinedthe Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) to providesolutions for delivering instructions and collecting performance data inproduction environments, while supporting its customers through their digitaltransformation (DX).

This alliance is off to apromising start to fulfil current market and business needs, with the ERPpackage having already been trialed by a medical devices manufacturer in aproject to rebuild its core business system, including its global sites. Goingforward, Infor and NSW will continue collaborating in the areas of InforCloudSuite Industrial and other solutions for the manufacturing industry asboth parties help build core business solutions that support digitaltransformation for customers.

"We welcome Nippon Systemware to the Infor Partner Network. WithInfor's continued commitment to deliver finely-tuned, industry-specificsolutions in the cloud to help our customers maximise efficiencies andaccelerate growth, and NSW's years of experience in the manufacturing industryin Japan, we are confident that our combined strengths can help to acceleratedigital transformation within the manufacturing industry here", says ShinyaMiura, Country Manager & Vice President, Infor Japan K.K.

"We are excited about the partneragreement with Infor. This partnership will enable us to offer comprehensiverange of solutions for the manufacturing industry, covering both the engineeringand supply chains. Furthermore, together with Infor, we will provide high-value-addedservices to our customers in the manufacturing industry by leveraging synergieswith our strength in IoT, AI and embedded software development.", says TakeshiYamada, Executive Corporate Officer, Nippon Systemware Co., Ltd.

Media contact

Phyllis Tan

Infor Asia Pacific

+65 9799 9133

NSW (Nippon Systemware)

Corporate Division

Planning Department, PR: Someha, Kaneko

About Nippon Systemware

Nippon Systemware (NSW) wasfounded in 1966. It is a one-stop provider of solutions, from building systemsto support manufacturing, distribution, and other industries, to designing andoperating IT infrastructure, and providing cloud services from in its own datacenters. It is also engaged in embedded system development, and LSI and circuitboard design and development, in the in-vehicle, communications and facilitiesfields. With a focus on the fields of IoT and AI, which leverage thesecapabilities, it aims to become a company that leads the digital transformationof customers through the provision of solutions and services underpinned by itsToami IoT platform.

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About Infor

Inforis a global cloud business software provider specializing by market sector.With 17,300 employees and over 68,000 customers in more than 170 countries,Infor software is designed for progress. For more information, visit

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