IBM and Manhattan bring Warehouse Management and related Supply Chain Solutions to companies with Supply Chain problems that allow them to better move goods and information through their companies at maximum speed. IBM and Manhattan have worked together to provide optimized applications for IBM Power™ platforms. The flexibility of these solutions allows them to optimally manage the trade-offs between client demand, vendor compliance and multichannel distribution without restricting them to a static distribution network. Going well beyond the functionality delivered by traditional warehouse management systems, the solution aims for flawless execution of warehouse operations.
Manhattan is the world's largest software company specific to Supply Chain Management solutions at $300M with a 15-year heritage in supply chain optimization solutions & services. The company's supply chain planning, supply chain execution, business intelligence and business process platform capabilities enable its more than 1,200 customers worldwide to enhance profitability, performance and competitive advantage.
The IBM Power platform with IBM i provides Manhattan and their clients the ideal combination of open standards and integration, enabling it to deliver complete freedom of application choice on a wide variety of operating systems, including IBM i, AIX®, Linux®, and Microsoft® Windows® 1. The IBM Power platform with i is designed to free businesses from IT complexity and improve responsiveness of both systems and people. It is designed to help businesses install applications faster and manage them more easily, as well as provide rock-solid security, virus-resistance and legendary system uptime.