NEW YORK, July 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kyndryl (NYSE: KD), the world’s largest provider of IT infrastructure services, today announced a multi-year agreement with American Honda Motor Company, Inc. (AHM) (NYSE: HMC) that expands Kyndryl’s work to include assisting with AHM’s infrastructure transformation across its US manufacturing, research and development, captive finance and sales operations facilities. This collaboration will support AHM’s efforts to leverage its data and bring more innovation to its customers.
“We have worked with Honda for many years and have helped them evolve their business as the mobility industry has undergone a major transformation in the consumer experience,” said Matt MiltonPresident of Kyndryl US “Honda is at the forefront of innovation in how it leverages data to create value across its organization, and we’re working side-by-side to help them modernize their operations to implement this strategy for the future.”
“At a time of rapid transformation in the automotive and mobility industry, we are excited to work with Kyndryl to achieve a critical IT-enabled business transformation that will position Honda to prepare for our electrified future. “, said Adam Sparkassistant vice president of corporate IT services at American Honda Motor Co. “Kyndryl will contribute to the efficiency and competitiveness of all North America processes, which will help us establish new connected products and services.”
AHM chose Kyndryl to simplify and centralize IT operations so they could invest more in innovation. Kyndryl will integrate an on-premises and cloud-based solution to support the deployment of a standard platform that centralizes the management of all operations, including sales, finance, manufacturing, and research and development operations. .
Honda will gain efficiencies and resilience across its U.S. operations and be able to accelerate the deployment of modern tools and technology, as well as integrate and simplify its service catalog. Kyndryl will also continue to manage the core infrastructure that supports Honda’s US operations.
The North Star of the job is for Kyndryl to help AHM transform its infrastructure foundation to streamline data management in critical operations and deliver enhanced customer experiences.
The strength of the relationship between Kyndryl and AHM was further underscored recently when Kyndryl received AHM’s Supplier Award for Outstanding Value.
Kyndryl (NYSE: KD) is the world’s largest provider of IT infrastructure services. The company designs, builds, manages and modernizes the complex and critical information systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl’s more than 90,000 employees serve more than 4,000 customers in more than 60 countries around the world, including 75% of the Fortune 100. For more information, visit www.kyndryl.com.
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