Customer Success Stories
Industry: Internet of Things, RFID Systems
Customer Since: 2008
ERP Platform: Expandable
- Portus Platform
- Reporting and Analytics Engine
- MRP Simulation
- Supplier integration
Headquartered in San Jose, California and founded in 2003, Altierre is a recognized leader and pioneer in the Internet of Things (“IoT”) industry with specific focus on the graphical signs and sensors market in the retail sector. Using Altierre products, leading retailers can bring surgical control and ultra-efficiency to their product pricing strategies and then implement these strategies with extreme speed.
Portus Engagement Details
Portus engaged with Altierre soon after they implemented Expandable as their ERP system. This timing was strategically planned so that right out of the gate, they would have control over their ERP information and use it efficiently to run their business. The results have been spectacular. Multiple business review process each with its own cadence are completely automated through Portus. From processes requiring real time intraday vigilance like Work Order Shortages to monthly and quarterly review processes like Accounts Receivable reviews and Supplier Quarterly Business Reviews are all automated through Portus.
Kethes Srikanthen, Director of Finance & Operations, says of Portus, “A big factor in the success and ROI of our Expandable ERP implementation can be attributed to Portus. By adding a solution that significantly automated reporting and analytics, we were gaining deep insights into our business from day one. Portus has brought order, consistency and efficiency to our management review processes. Executive time is expensive and Portus allows our management team to have an easy to navigate birds eye view of the business with continuous drill down into more levels of detail.”