The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Big Data Slingshot
The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Falling Behind
The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Data Security

A Cloud Computing Super Drive: Creating Traction Of Auto Parts

A Cloud Computing Super Drive: Creating Traction of Auto Parts

Software as a Service (SaaS) is the main ingredient for the traction of auto parts from manufacturing to distribution stages. Many companies in the auto industry are using this budget-worthy provision of cloud computing to help make a cheap, highly efficient vehicle whose every part is superb. The supplying channels or the engineers in the industry represent the main point of focus here because they deal directly in the fixing of auto parts and accessories.

The first thing one has to understand is that every assembly plant for auto parts requires storage devices. This machinery is expensive to run and may even go for tens of years, which makes them older as company-based computer infrastructure tends to lose efficacy due to excessive use. Furthermore, the logistics of identifying supply bases, fast-tracking on demand cycles, regulating production and selling costs as well as a horde of other considerations, require highly smart technology. To avoid this backlog, auto makers are using the private cloud to manage their accessory businesses with peace of mind.

Using the pay-as-you-go resource of the cloud to tract auto parts helps to keep a large database containing orders of raw materials and fasten the grip on the right use of the materials therewith in all the major steps of vehicle assembly. There will be data during the construction, distribution, auditing and recalling phases- if any of the parts is recalled-all bearing hard on the database.

Cloud computing also helps to keep the technology in full swing when experimenting with auto parts and accessories. One of the worthwhile mentions around SaaS providers is that they make it a point to bring only the most recent smart apps for the specific industry. If for example there is a desktop manager for helping sketch auto parts or even another for testing how an engine will perform on an actual vehicle, one can be sure to find the application in a database. The wonderful thing about this data facilitation is that it comes with only operating overheads attached but no capital for the equipment. All IT costs usually go to the provider of the service in question.

Supplying channels of automotive equipment are migrating more and more to Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) platforms so as to fast-track their production efficiency. This implies three factors. First, the tool must be of acceptable standards to the auto industry and cloud resources help to undertake the research necessary to come up with superb parts. Secondly, the design must be vehicle-specific and the more minimalist it is, the better. This calls for the use of the most modern computer programs to facilitate the outcome. Finally, the providers of accessories, like everyone else, are eager to stem the cost. The only way out is the cheap but quality cloud provisions.

To add on the industry traction, happenings on the ground are also defining the crossroads between the cloud and the auto parts industry. There are now more seminars than ever before that are trying to come up with ways on how software and IT in general can improve the performance of a vehicle through its parts. Most of them seek compatible programs that can help various auto brand manufacturers experiment on the same platform.

Thus, it is only a matter of time before vehicles begin to cost cheaply to the level of the low-tier middle class consumer. This is because the revolution of how parts are availed can affect pricing of entire vehicles considering the fact that parts alone account for much of the cost. It is only through budget-worthy and resourceful cloud computing platforms that this can happen expeditiously.

By John Omwamba

John

John posses over five years experience in professional writing; with special interests in business, technology and general media. Driven by passion and 'glowing' enthusiasm, he has covered topics cutting across diverse industries with key target audiences including corporates, marketing executives, researchers and global business leaders. John currently freelances for CloudTweaks as a frequent writer.

Latest posts by John (see all)

Sorry, comments are closed for this post.

Popular Archives

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing

The Global Rise of Cloud Computing Despite the rapid growth of cloud computing, the cloud still commands a small portion of overall enterprise IT spending. Estimates I’ve seen put the percentage between 5% and 10% of the slightly more than $2 trillion (not including telco) spent worldwide in 2014 on enterprise IT. Yet growth projections…

Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter

Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter

Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter The city of the future is impeccably documented. Sensors are used to measure air quality, traffic patterns, and crowd movement. Emerging neighborhoods are quickly recognized, public safety threats are found via social networks, and emergencies are dealt with quicklier. Crowdsourcing reduces commuting times, provides people with better transportation…

Five Signs The Internet of Things Is About To Explode

Five Signs The Internet of Things Is About To Explode

The Internet of Things Is About To Explode By 2020, Gartner estimates that the Internet of Things (IoT) will generate incremental revenue exceeding $300 billion worldwide. It’s an astoundingly large figure given that the sector barely existed three years ago. We are now rapidly evolving toward a world in which just about everything will become…

Five Cloud Questions Every CIO Needs To Know How To Answer

Five Cloud Questions Every CIO Needs To Know How To Answer

The Hot Seat Five cloud questions every CIO needs to know how to answer The cloud is a powerful thing, but here in the CloudTweaks community, we already know that. The challenge we have is validating the value it brings to today’s enterprise. Below, let’s review five questions we need to be ready to address…

The Cloud Above Our Home

The Cloud Above Our Home

Our Home – Moving All Things Into The Cloud The promise of a smart home had excited the imagination of the movie makers long ago. If you have seen any TV shows in the nineties or before, the interpretation presented itself to us as a computerized personal assistant or a robot housekeeper. It was smart,…

Recent

Cloud Security Hottest Issue At RSA

Cloud Security Hottest Issue At RSA

Cloud Security Hottest Issue The integral integration of cyber security and cloud technology seemed to be the hottest issue at the busy RSA 2015 Conference in San Francisco. Interested parties packed security and cloud service booths for the duration of the conference. Several prominent publications covered the increased importance of securing their private information that’s…

Imperfect Security: The RSA Conference And The Illusion Of Safety

Imperfect Security: The RSA Conference And The Illusion Of Safety

The RSA Conference And The Illusion Of Safety This year’s 2015 RSA Conference is taking place from April 20th to 24th, in San Francisco, California. Here, security leaders from across the vast expanse of tech, politics, and more will gather to discuss the past, present, and future of security. From application security to technology infrastructure,…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Day 5

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Day 5

By David Fletcher Are you looking to supercharge your Newsletter, Powerpoint presentation, Social media campaign or Website? Our universally recognized tech related comics can help you. Contact us for information on our commercial licensing rates. About Latest Posts JohnJohn posses over five years experience in professional writing; with special interests in business, technology and general…

Contact Us

Sending

Technology Sponsors

hp Logo CityCloud-PoweredByOpenstack-Bluesquare_logo_100x100-01
cisco_logo_100x100 vmware citrix100
Site 24x7 200px-KPMG

Established in 2009, CloudTweaks is recognized as one of the leading influencers in cloud computing, big data and internet of things (IoT) information. Our goal is to continue to build our growing information portal, by providing the best in-depth articles, interviews, event listings, whitepapers, infographics and much more.

CloudTweaks Comic Library

Advertising