Press Release Summary:
Enhancements to TRANS4M v8.12 include generic pay-as-consumed functionality, improvements to repetitive purchasing, and Windows 2000 and XP certifications. Updates to current OEM requirements include Mitsubishi 862 shipping schedule, Cummins DELFOR canceling orders, Ford SDS, Delphi/Vega duplicate DONS compliance, Eaton ASN, Whirlpool Pay-As-Consumed changes, Nummi ship-to changes, and DaimlerChrysler, GM, Toyota TMMC, and Cummins barcode label changes.
Original Press Release:
BRAIN Releases TRANS4M? ERP Software Version 8.12
May 28, 2002: Ann Arbor, MI - BRAIN North America, Inc. announces the release of the latest version of TRANS4M. Latest enhancements to the industry-leading product include updates to current OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer's) requirements, four additional trading partners, as well as many additions to virtually every module of TRANS4M.
"One of BRAIN's major contributions to the Automotive Industry is our ability to keep our customers current and compliant." said Dave Van Noord, Vice President of Technology and Product Management for BRAIN North America, Inc., "We've added more Automotive trading partners to our line-up to assist our customers in continued compliance, and we continue to make improvements to our systems based on our customer's requests."
Some specific improvements to TRANS4M include:
- Generic Pay-As-Consumed Functionality
- Improvements to Repetitive Purchasing
- Outside Processing Enhancements
- Windows 2000 Certification for TRANS4M & Related Applications
- Windows XP Certification (Client Only)
- OEM Requirements:
-- Mitsubishi 862 Shipping Schedule
-- GM Barcode Label Changes
-- Cummins DELFOR Canceling Orders
-- Ford SDS (Supplier Direct Ship)
-- Delphi/Vega Duplicate DONS compliance
-- Nummi Ship-to Changes
-- DaimlerChrysler Barcode Labels
-- Toyota TMMC Barcode Label
-- Cummins Corporate Barcode Labels
-- Eaton ASN Changes
-- Whirlpool Pay-As-Consumed Changes
- New Trading Partners:
-- Workhorse Chassis
-- Mack Truck Remittance Advice
About TRANS4M: Based on over 20 years of Automotive experience, TRANS4M, with an installed base of over 500 plants throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Europe, provides automotive suppliers with the ability to fully integrate their business with both their customers, and their suppliers, forming a cohesive operating team.
TRANS4M meets the unique and rigorous requirements of the automotive supplier because it was designed for the automotive supplier market. Automotive suppliers today are asked to adhere to many stringent industry standards such as Ford MS-9000/AIAG M7, AIAG M.A.P., Chrysler $.C.O.P.E. and QS-9000. With TRANS4M, and it's integrated EDI and release control management capabilities for both your customers and your suppliers, the automotive supplier is given the tools necessary to comply with these standards.
TRANS4M's goal is to make your automotive business solution results predictable and help improve efficiency and profitability throughout the entire process. You will find many factors that uniquely qualify BRAIN North America, Inc., as your e-commerce and business software solution.
BRAIN provides automotive-specific global business solutions in multiple languages, with worldwide support. The company has over 1,600 referenceable automotive suppliers across all major hardware platforms. They are the experts in serving the business needs of the automotive supplier, including enterprise business and c-commerce solutions like SupplyWEB®, ACmanager?(Automotive Customer Manager), BRAIN-eX?(TCP/IP Message Broker), and ERP. BRAIN implements and supports automotive
business solutions that keep suppliers current, compliant, and on the leading edge.