Today, the automotive industry is facing its biggest crisis in decades: The recent economic downturn has reduced significantly the demand for, and production of, new vehicles. To survive, automotive manufacturers and suppliers must cut costs by improving efficiency in product development, manufacturing, and service-after-sales. On the other hand, to ensure future growth, these groups must look beyond cost savings to the development of new vehicle technologies.
The IBM Rational® Software platform for systems can help industry leaders survive today’s challenges and thrive in the future. Our integrated solution enables automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and suppliers to more successfully design, deliver, and improve: