that it has been awarded a contract extension by Mercedes-Benz AG until 2024
for the development and maintenance of the core EE-PDM application in a R&D
Electric/Electronic Product Data Management or EE-PDM application is used for
the development and documentation of electronic vehicle components and was
implemented by an international team of Capgemini experts over a period of
several years. By securing the contract extension, Capgemini will now support
the leading automotive manufacturer in migrating the application to the cloud and further transforming
it in a microservices environment with DevOps.
AG aims to
establish a more flexible and efficient deployment process. To achieve this
goal and support the client’s #TwiceAsFast strategy aimed at streamlining its
IT processes, Capgemini will leverage its deep expertise in cloud technology,
microservices architecture and DevOps.
A total of five agile
teams in Germany and India will deliver the latest requirements for the
application. The contract is extended till 2024 with an option for extension in
Michael Schulte, CEO,
Capgemini’s Northern Europe Strategic Business Unit and Group Executive Board
Member, said that, since they began the collaboration on the EE-PDM
application, digitisation has rapidly evolved the way vehicles are developed.
He added that, transformation to the cloud and the evolution to microservices
will take the application to the next level for even greater speed and higher
flexibility, both of which are crucial factors in today’s automotive industry.
Capgemini is a global leader in
partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing
the power of technology. With its strong 50 year heritage and deep industry
expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address their strategy, design
Source: Capgemini Press Release
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