Aviall, Inc. and Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc. expand capabilities for online inventory procurement
Advanced Web Services Interface provides customers with seamless connectivity to their supply chain partner from within their enterprise applications
New York, New York, October 07, 2011 --Aviall, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, and Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise MRO software have expanded the functionality of their web services partnership by adding direct real-time access to price and availability information for Aviall’s extensive inventory.
FBOs, MROs and other aviation and defense companies who have adopted the Pentagon 2000 system can now access price, quantity and delivery information seamlessly from within their Pentagon 2000SQL environment in order to better plan their purchasing and inventory management activities. This new feature complements the existing capability to issue electronic purchase orders and obtain order confirmation through the advanced web service interface.
"Aviall and Pentagon 2000, have collaborated again to enhance services for our customers,” Edward P. Dolanski, Executive Vice President and COO of Aviall, Inc., said. “This latest innovation in web services for supply chain management by Aviall and Pentagon will further streamline the process for moving critical parts from our OEMs for on-time delivery to aviation operators around the world. We are certainly proud of our association with Pentagon and how it improves efficiency and benefits our customers."
Customers benefit from this online web service by streamlining the processes for ordering parts and maintaining and repairing aircraft. Gabriel Mofaz, President of Pentagon 2000 said, "Utilizing Pentagon 2000SQL and the Aviall Web Services Interface allows our joint customers to reduce their costs associated with errors and manual procedures while improving cycle time of critical supply chain activities. Aviall is the leading global provider of aviation aftermarket products and services, so our partnership with them provides value to a very broad set of our customers.”
About Aviall Inc.
Aviall Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, is a leading solutions provider of aftermarket supply-chain management services for the aerospace and defense industries.
Aviall, which has headquarters in Dallas, is one of the world’s largest providers of new aviation parts and related aftermarket operations. Aviall markets and distributes products for more than 240 manufacturers and offers approximately 2,000,000 catalog items from 40 customer service centers in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Aviall also provides maintenance for aviation batteries and wheels and brakes, as well as hose assembly, kitting and paint-mixing services. The company offers a complete set of supply chain and logistics services, including order processing, stocking and fulfillment, automated inventory management and reverse logistics to OEMs and customers.
About PENTAGON 2000 Software, Inc.
PENTAGON 2000 Software, Inc. is a leading supplier of enterprise software systems in the Aerospace, Defense and Electronics industries. PENTAGON 2000 develops, licenses and supports PENTAGON 2000SQL, a state of the art, fully-integrated software system that conforms to the unique business processes, quality assurance systems and regulatory requirements found in the Aerospace, Defense and Electronics Industries. PENTAGON 2000SQL is the leading, integrated solution for enterprises and functional units engaged in the following operations and activities:
Repair and Overhaul of Complex Equipment (MRO)
Parts Distribution and Brokerage
Logistics Supply & Supply Chain Management
Heavy Aircraft Maintenance and Depot Maintenance
PMA, Build-to-Print and Discrete Manufacturing of Technical Products
Commercial and Military Air Fleet Operation
Fixed Base Operations
For more information on PENTAGON 2000SQL, Contact:
PENTAGON 2000 Software, Inc.
15 West 34th Street, Fifth Floor
New York, NY 10001