THALES Avionics

M2M Integration with Airbus and other customers via AirSupply

Goals

  • Decommissioning of the previously used eSupply solution
  • Migration of the existing M2M (Machine-to-Machine)connection with Airbus to AirSupply
  • M2M connection with further customers

Implementation

  • Technical realization of an AS2 connection with CSV interface
  • Connection with Airbus in August 2012
  • Connection with Eurocopter in September 2012
  • Connection with ATR in June 2013

Project Success

  • Migration project has been realized within an ambitious timeframe and without exceeding the budget
  • Stable and reliable processing of forecastand purchase order including collaboration

The M2M connection to AirSupply turned out to be extremely stable and reliable: After a fast and successful implementation project we went live in August 2012. Since then we haven´t had any issues.

Fabrice Levron, IT Department, Thales Avionics

Facts and figures *

  • 20.000 purchase order items per year
  • 100 users connected
  • Ten Thales plants connected: nine in France, one in the US

* July 2013