Why Choose Open Sky Group for software implementations?

Whether you are rolling out existing software to additional facilities or implementing a brand new system for one or more locations, time and costs can mean everything. Open Sky Group’s implementers average over 15 years of JDA RedPrairie experience and 18 years of operations experience per consultant. This means you will get a very effective team ensuring the success of your implementation for:

Open Sky Group became a gold implementation partner of JDA’s supply chain platform because of our deep experience and knowledge of those systems. JDA recognizes that small, medium and large businesses have different needs when it comes to software and has been building its partner ecosystem with implementers and resellers like Open Sky Group. Open Sky Group works with companies of all sizes in reselling and implementing JDA’s supply chain platform using a flexible approach to fit your budget and timing.

Open Sky Group Methodology – The WMS Implementation Process

The strength of WMS implementation success lies in preparation and planning. Open Sky Group’s unbeatable team of thoroughly knowledgeable and experienced resources will work with you to prepare and plan for the implementation of JDA Warehouse Management as well as JDA Warehouse Labor Management, JDA Workforce Management and JDA Transportation Management systems. From project inception and planning to integration and go-live through to support of the software, we guide you each step of the way using our tested and proven implementation methodology of disciplined agility.

Our approach combines a methodology of disciplined agility, an operational, no-modifications approach and an accelerator. It does three things for our clients:

  • Reduces the implementation timeline,
  • Helps to manage and control implementation costs and
  • Reduces risk and total cost of ownership. We implement solutions “out of the box.”

Our goal for every project (over 700 to-date), such as WMS implementation, is to make sure our clients are happy with their software investment and that we’re constantly striving to be the best supply chain consulting company on the planet.

We mitigate risk and reduce chaos by:

  • Using a proven, methodology of disciplined agility and a sequence of activities that we know works
  • Having experienced people leading and managing implementations
  • Bridging the needs of IT and the needs of Operations
  • Knowing what shortcuts are okay and which ones are not (i.e., testing & training)
  • Knowing the best way to match system configuration to your processes and knowing if/when personalization is necessary

Choose Open Sky Group as your implementation partner and guide to successful implementation of JDA Warehouse Management, JDA Warehouse Labor Management, JDA Workforce Management and JDA Transportation Management software.

Contact us today to get started.