HP, Deloitte Offer Manufacturers Collaborative Apps
HP announces an alliance with Deloitte Consulting to develop collaborative software for manufacturing companies.Hewlett-Packard Co. -- best known for its hardware and printing solutions -- is broadening its footprint in the enterprise application market. The Palo Alto, Calif., company announced Monday an alliance with Deloitte Consulting to develop collaborative software for manufacturing companies. The jointly developed software will be designed to enable manufacturers to more quickly achieve the benefits of establishing common product information processes within their distributed design and supply chains, according to officials.
HP will use its computing infrastructure and the HP NetAction software suite for the basis of the PLC software.