IBM Sterling Supply Chain
Achieve a smarter supply chain with AI-powered and insight-rich solutions from IBM and Lightwell.
In today’s complex business environment, you need
an intelligent, self-correcting supply chain.
In today’s ultra-challenging, dynamic, and competitive environment, enabling a smarter supply chain is essential – a supply chain that is so frictionless, agile, and intelligent that it becomes a competitive advantage.
Many supply chain leaders tell us that they’re seeking fast, dependable systems and processes that provide real-time, end-to-end visibility into all of the data and transactions flowing to and from every partner in their ecosystem.
They want supply chain solutions that automate processes and provide insights to identify issues before they become problems. And they want supply chain platforms that help them forge strong, trustful relationships with their customers and business partners.
Through our combined services and solutions, IBM and Lightwell help companies address these needs and enable intelligent, agile supply chains. We specialize in simplifying complexity, developing and leveraging innovative solutions, and then empowering teams to accelerate and optimize processes from end-to-end – from initial partner onboarding to collaboration to delivery.
We’ve been breaking down internal and external silos for over 20 years now, and connecting partners of every size and technological capability so they can collaborate and thrive.
Simplify, accelerate, and optimize with
proven solutions and the power of AI
As an IBM Platinum Business Partner, we can help you implement, manage, and optimize the industry-leading IBM Sterling Supply Chain solutions. For years, IBM Sterling Supply Chain solutions have led the way in helping organizations work together seamlessly and efficiently – despite leveraging different systems, formats, and protocols.
Today, the addition of powerful Watson AI capabilities is helping companies analyze and leverage all types of supply chain data, automate and streamline processes, and gain clear visibility and timely insights that empower them to take the right actions.
We combine the extensive capabilities of these solutions with our end-to-end services to help companies overcome their supply chain challenges, achieve their goals, and drive competitive advantages. Together, we help them optimize operations, mitigate disruptions and risks, and drive better business outcomes.
Essential capabilities for digitizing, managing, and optimizing supply chains.
The IBM Sterling Supply Chain suite delivers extensive tools, visibility, insights, and recommendations to help you accelerate B2B collaboration, improve operations, avoid disruptions, and transform insights into opportunities. The suite features an open and integrated platform, embedded with AI and blockchain, that enables:
Fast, seamless, and secure B2B connectivity
End-to-end visibility and transparency
Improved governance and control
Digitization and automation of manual processes
Real-time intelligence and actionable recommendations
Simplified partner onboarding and management
Embedded AI capabilities that accelerate, analyze, and automate
Business user-friendly tools that empower and increase productivity
Powerful, real-time insights that enable you to act with speed and confidence
The IBM Sterling Supply Chain Solutions
Honored During Think 2020
IBM Sterling Business Partner of the Year
IBM develops innovative supply chain solutions.
We provide the expertise to implement, manage, and optimize them.
For over 20 years, our team has helped implement and manage innovative solutions that improve the performance of supply chains. Our clients include leading organizations whose partner ecosystems span the globe. Among the services we offer are supply chain strategy and assessments, solution implementation, project management, upgrades and migrations, and a host of EDI mapping, translation, and B2B integration services.
When you want to optimize the performance of your supply chain, you need professionals with expertise and experience to tackle the issues specific to this discipline. Our consultants begin the process by guiding you through assessments of your existing systems and challenges, selecting software, and developing a comprehensive solution architecture. Next, we help you deploy solutions that resolve today’s problems and lay a firm foundation for the future. We can even train your staff and work with your partners, so everyone is using the system to their fullest advantage. Afterward, we can provide optimization services, managed services, and ongoing support to ensure a strong return on your supply chain technology investment.
Reduce the implementation time and costs of IBM Sterling B2B Integrator by up to 70%. Get your partners onboarded quickly and gain greater control, visibility, and insight into your supply chain activities. Lightwell’s own B2B integration experts created this powerful framework that enhances the value of IBM Sterling B2B Integrator, Sterling File Gateway, IBM Sterling Transformation Extender, and more.
Learn about supply chain solutions for your industry.
Many IBM Sterling Supply Chain solutions are specialized for the unique needs of various business sectors, ensuring that standards are met for privacy, security, and other important areas related to business transactions and transmissions:
With the right tools in place, you and your partners will be better equipped for numerous benefits
- Connect and collaborate more effectively
- Improve speed, productivity, and profitability
- Deepen visibility
- Mitigate disruption
- Improve customer and partner satisfaction
- Generate competitive advantages
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We’ll help you create a dynamic, responsive supply chain that helps you achieve these benefits and more.
Contact us to discuss how we can help you advance your supply chain capabilities and create a strong foundation for the future.