IoT Transforming Agribusiness
In order to achieve its goal of increasing agricultural yield in Brazil, Stara had the following objectives: • Establish technically robust operations for SAP® SuccessFactors® solutions • Increase technical stability • Improve performance and business throughput • Introduce efficient maintenance of software after the going-live event
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Functional Applications - Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (ERP)
Equipment & Machinery
Stara S/A Indústria de Implementos Agrícolas, active on five continents, is one of the largest Brazilian manufacturers of agricultural machinery.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
For Stara, SAP was their trusted partner to realize their digital transformation strategy. Through the SAP Enterprise Support, Stara was able to gain access to SAP experts, ensuring technical stability, maintainability, and performance optimization of the SAP SuccessFactors solutions. This also helped them accomplish the aim of improving employee collaboration.
- DATA COLLECTED
Machine Performance, Operation Performance, Production Efficiency
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
Impact #1 [Efficiency Improvement - Operation]
Reduced the total response time of the evaluation process as a result of pilot services conducted by the SAP Enterprise Support Advisory Council.
Impact #2 Impact #3
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT
100% reliability of the data sent to the SAP ERP Central Component and 100% faster information retrieval for decision making.
55% lower training costs budgeted for 2017 as well as a 75% reduction in estimated time to conduct training in 2017.
50% faster performance in operations.