Mega: Nissan Group Uses Enterprise Architecture to Weather Perfect Storm
Posted: 1 November 2014
Finding itself in the midst of multiple demands to align IT with business, document rapidly changing information, and standardise processes, the Nissan division serving Africa, Middle East, India and Europe (AMIE) decided to use enterprise architecture (EA) to create a comprehensive, instantly accessible view of its technology environment. The company selected MEGA’s EA solutions to help it create closer links between IT and business, and continue the company’s tradition of fostering innovation, creating growth, and improving efficiency.
Leading Car Manufacturer Continues Growth
Nissan and its luxury car brand Infiniti are popular choices among car buyers worldwide. With more than 180,000 employees, it is the sixth largest automotive manufacturer in the world, selling nearly five million cars each year. Currently ranked 42 on the Fortune 100, the company reported an operating profit of $6.3 billion in 2012. Nissan’s successful partnership with Renault, started in 1999, has resulted in both companies accounting for one in ten new cars sold worldwide last year.