Value chain

Tenaris and Microsoft Form Strategic Partnership to Drive Innovation in the Digital Value Chain


03/31/2022

Tenaris and Microsoft have signed a five-year alliance to identify possible actions that will accelerate the company’s digital transformation, create greater efficiencies and synergies across its value chain, and advance its sustainability goals.


As part of the Digital Transformation Alliance, Tenaris aims to accelerate its migration to the cloud environment by leveraging greater adoption of Microsoft’s Azure computing solutions for information scalability, accessibility and reliability; develop new digital tools to improve customer service using real-time data; optimize the performance of its industrial footprint and supply chain through improved management and control processes that will also contribute to the company’s decarbonization strategy, and evolve and enrich employee experiences with digital assets .

“Our goal is to collect, organize, digest and manage the data we generate and consume across our global business network as efficiently as possible, and to ensure that the various applications operate in the most streamlined and efficient way. connected,” said Alejandro Lammertyn, digital director of Tenaris. “In doing so, we will cast a wide net in our ability to build stronger connections between our people, our customers and as a business, and in our agility to evolve accordingly.”

“The objective of this alliance is to deepen the work we have developed with Tenaris in order to contribute with our technology to generate a data platform that adds more intelligence to its business strategy and together revolutionize industry 4.0 “, said Fernando Lopez Iervasi, General Manager of Microsoft Argentina. “Tenaris’ vision of innovation is unique, and it’s an honor for us to be strategic partners and reinvent together how to improve data, gain efficiency, optimize processes, empower employees and promote projects. environmentally sustainable projects that have a positive impact on their business and the way they operate in Argentina and other countries around the world.

Through its business partnership with Microsoft, Tenaris will work to develop its digital capabilities to capture, map and analyze its entire value chain, to identify possible actions that will contribute to its 30% decarbonization goals. by 2030 announced in February 2021.