Creating a world-class supply chain commerce platform

Using the IBM B2B Integration Services solution, Lenovo built a unified foundation to connect and collaborate with a broad ecosystem of customers and partners, pursuing an IBM Smarter Commerce approach.



Discover new ways to cut costs and improve operational processes with our technology solutions designed to enable better collaboration and supply chain efficiencies.

How it works

This solution helps increase operational efficiencies and reduce costs by:

  • Utilizing existing systems and integrating partner systems on demand
  • Increasing visibility, control, and integration of both internal and external production assets
  • Synchronizing operations across the supply chain
  • Optimizing manufacturing and globally integrating corporate support functions

How you benefit

By optimizing your operations and supply chain, you can cut costs, increase asset utilization, and increase visibility to key supply chain transactions between suppliers, business partners, and customers.

Additional resources

Solution Brief

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Meet our Electronics experts

Bruce Anderson

Bruce Anderson

Global Managing Director, Electronics Industry; Member, IBM Industry Academy, IBM Sales & Distribution, Industrial Sector Global Staff

Thorsten Schröer

Thorsten Schröer

Director Electronics Industry Europe, Global Electronics Industry IBM S&D WW Sales & Dist

Ryuhichiroh Hattori

Ryuhichiroh Hattori

Associate Partner of Global CoC (Electronics), SCM & MES, Semiconductor, Asset Owner of SiView/GIView, Global Business Services

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