Audi will create a cloud service for cars concern Volkswagen

Audi will create a cloud service for cars concern Volkswagen

May 28, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Capgemini and Audi announce the launch of a joint venture – XL2. After regulatory approval, the company was established in late April. He will provide services in the field of digital technology and consulting, namely in the field of SAP S / 4HANA and cloud services, primarily for Audi and the entire Volkswagen Group.

XL2 brings together a flexible startup culture backed by two global industry leaders. The company’s goal is to gradually expand its project business and over the next five years to become a world leader in the development of cloud services.

XL2 was founded by Audi and Capgemini to support the automotive industry in the field of digital conversion. The joint venture specializing in consulting and technology services for cloud services and SAP S / 4HANA includes industry solutions such as SAP Leonardo. XL2 is designed to provide end-to-end digital production encompassing all central processes, including production planning, logistics, finance, maintenance, quality and material management.

Frank Loydl, Director of Information Technology at AUDI AG: “The flexible and scalable way of working with XL2 and its focus on important key technologies are part of our vision and our needs to further advance digitalization. Our long-term relationship with Capgemini and its proven capabilities in the automotive industry and SAP make it a suitable partner. ”

The goal of this flexible, innovative company is to create a powerful structure over the next 5 years to serve more projects in the future. The company is currently seeking SAP consultants, software developers, as well as data analysts and engineers, from alumni to recognized experts. Headquarters XL2 is located in Heilbronn, Germany, in the immediate vicinity of the Audi production site in Neckarsulm.