IBM to Accelerate Bombardier’s IT Business
Bombardier has signed a long-term partnership
agreement with IBM to support the global integration of
Information Technology services across Bombardier Transportation
and the company’s aerospace segments.
The six-year deal valued at approximately
$700 million spans 47 countries and is expected to generate
recurring savings, providing a solid foundation to drive
efficiency within Bombardier’s global IT organization.
“As part of our turnaround plan, Bombardier is
working to improve productivity, reduce costs and grow earnings.
This IT transformation initiative will help us
better integrate globally to create a best-in-class IT
organization,” said Sean Terriah, Chief Information Officer,
Aerospace and Corporate Office, Bombardier. “We will transform our
service delivery model to focus on our core competencies, and
leverage the best practices of our strategic partner across our
infrastructure and operations.”