2006 InfoWorld 100 Awards: Distribution/Supply Chain

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Con-Way Transportation Services www.con-way.com

SOA/Application Infrastructure Transformation
Project Lead: Praveen Sharabu, Director of Enterprise Architecture

Project Description: Modeled shipment functions across the transportation lifecycle -- from pickup request to pickup, intermediate transit and storage, delivery, and finally to billing and payment. Implemented data warehouse into its SOA. Deployed Tibco’s EAI as its primary integration tool and to connect Con-Way Freight to parent company’s Oracle Financials system.

2006 INFOWORLD 100 WINNERS
Top 10 Finalists
Computing/Tech                                          Distribution/Supply Chain
Education                                                      Financial Services
Government                                                  Health Care
Insurance                                                      Manufacturing
Media/Multimedia                                        Pharmaceuticals
Retail                                                              Services
Sports                                                             Telecommunications
Transportation                                              Unspecified

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