Almana Group rolls out Oracle E-Business suite
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Qatar's Almana Group has completed a company-wide deployment of Oracle E-Business Suite to improve processes.
The deployment, which was carried out by Mahindra Satyam, covers all seven group companies, with activities in areas including real estate, electro-mechanical contracting, industrial insulation and steel fabrication, ICT sales and systems integration, furniture, and interior design. The company says it will benefit from faster and more efficient financial processing, improved HR processes and enhanced supply chain management.
Tariq Almana, group finance director , Almana Group said :"The group would be benefiting from faster month-end closing and an online view of Financials and Management Information that aids in improved decision making process."
The project took seven months to implement, with 70 users on the system governing a total workforce of 1,500. Modules implemented in the project include Financials, Supply Chain Management, Human Resources Management System, Property Manager, and Banking Applications.
"Oracle E-Business Suite with its integrated suite of applications provides entities like Almana Group, an end-to-end view across diverse lines of business and facilitates driving performance with consistent financial and operational information" said Arun Khehar, Vice President - Applications, MEA, Oracle.