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Borlas Consulting Group

Borlas is a leading consulting group in Russia offering its expertise in creation of effective management methods and tools to its clients.

The company was founded in 1991. Now Borlas Consulting Group provides a broad spectrum of IT services including management consulting (business, financial and HR consulting), creation of corporate management systems (ERP, EPM, etc.), implementation of comprehensive solutions for IT support for product lifecycle management (PLM), engineering and computing infrastructure construction, implementation of billing systems in Utilities sector, development of integrated security systems, maintenance services and technical support for proprietary systems.

Borlas counts world leaders among its partners (Oracle, Siemens, SAP, IBM, HP, APC by Schneider Electric, SDI Solutions, ALD, Panduit, Cisco, EMC, Software AG and others). Borlas clients include leading Russian companies and organization in various industries. Among them are Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works, the Kurchatov Institute National Science Research Center, the Sukhoi Aviation Holding Company, Russian Helicopters, the Research and Production Corporation URALVAGONZAVOD, the Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center, Uralkali, SANORS, FosAgro, TechnoNICOL Corporation, the Russian Post, the State Hermitage Museum, MDM Bank, Rosbank, VimpelCom, Rostelecom, STS Media, Yandex, Mail.Ru Group, Aeroflot - Russian Airlines, S7 Airlines, Domodedovo International Airport and many others.

Key facts about Borlas:

  • Team of more than 800 professionals in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan
  • Project geography: Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Moldova
  • Stable market positions (April 2013 data):
    • Overall rating of Russian consulting groups — 12th place according to Expert RA rating agency and 10th place according to Kommersant Dengi business magazine;
    • Consulting in the HR management field — 4th place according to Expert RA rating agency and 3rd place according to Kommersant Dengi business magazine;
    • Management consulting — 4th place.
  • Best corporate partner of Oracle in Russia in terms of business applications, based on the results of fiscal year 2013
  • Best Russian and best European partner of Siemens PLM Software across all indicators posted in 2012.

Key business areas of the company

Management Consulting:

  • Business consulting
  • HR consulting
  • Financial consulting

Consulting on the Implementation of Business Applications

  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP)
  • Enterprise performance management (EPM)
  • Human capital management (НСM)
  • Project management (Primavera)
  • Automated production management
  • Development and modernization of corporate information systems

Maintenance Services and Technical Support

  • Technology consulting
  • Maintenance services and technical support
  • 24×7 First Line Support Centre
  • Wide range of company’s services
  • Development and technical support of Russian localization of HCM
  • Business process outsourcing (BPO)

Solutions for Utilities

  • Smart metering
  • Network management systems
  • Smart grid gateway
  • BI for Utilities

Product Lifecycle Management Solutions

  • Managing lifecycle cost of the product
  • Integrated logistic support
  • Development and implementation of a strategy of building information enterprise systems
  • Implementation of modern project management methods
  • Technical support and consulting at all stages of implementation information systems
  • Integration of different CAD components into an entire information environment,
  • Integration of PLM, ERP and any legacy systems

Engineering and computing infrastructure construction (IT infrastructure)

  • Data warehousing and processing centres
  • The system-wide software platforms
  • Data exchange networks
  • Utilities systems
  • Multimedia complexes and systems

Security Solutions

  • Audits of security systems, assessment of risks and threats
  • Security systems improvement based on capacity of modern engineering and IT
  • Developing technical solutions, concepts, and support programs for security
  • Developing and implementing comprehensive security systems (ISS, security hardware)
  • Developing and implementing special inspection complexes to control citizens, inspect their baggage, personal possessions, cargos, and vehicles
  • Integration of special hardware, creating systems to gather the process information

Management Consulting:

Borlas renders various types of management consulting for the purpose of development and realization of organizational changes:

  • Business consulting
  • HR consulting
  • Financial consulting

Business Applications

The Business Applications Department of Borlas Consulting Group is represented by Borlas Group LLC. It specializes in creation of management systems based on Oracle E-Business Suite applications and other products of Oracle Corporation. The company also provides a wide range of maintenance services and technical support. In the Borlas corporate structure, these lines of activity are vested in the Department of Business Applications and the Centre of Technical Support.

The history of the company is the history of the combined success of Borlas consulting and the Oracle ERP applications. After just a few years of working with this corporation, the Borlas Group was named Oracle’s best partner in Eastern Europe and the CIS in the Oracle E-Business Suite category.

Many times Borlas’ projects for the creation of corporate management information systems have been awarded the title of Project of the Year and Most Innovative Project in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa region.

Now, an Oracle Platinum Partner, Borlas has the strongest team of Oracle professionals in the Russian market, with almost 300 professionals having a track record of more than 70 projects. According to the results of studies by Russian and international analysis agencies, the Borlas Group has, for many years, been constantly recognized as one of the leaders on the Russian IT services market, and has headed its key segment: the consulting market for the implementation of business applications (studies by IDC, Expert RA rating agency, and Kommersant Dengi magazine).

Borlas is the best corporate partner of Oracle in Russia in terms of business applications, based on the results of fiscal year 2013.

Borlas has 25 certified product specializations in Oracle PartnerNetwork programm:

  1. Oracle Database
  2. Oracle E-Business Suite Supply Chain Management
  3. Oracle E-Business Suite Financial Management
  4. Oracle E-Business Suite R12.1 Human Capital Management
  5. Oracle Hyperion Financial Management 11
  6. Oracle Hyperion Planning 11
  7. Oracle Solaris Cluster 3x
  8. SPARC T-2 and T3-Based Servers
  9. Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation 10g
  10. Oracle Database Performance Tuning
  11. Oracle Data Warehousing
  12. Oracle Real Application Cluster 11g
  13. Exadata Database Machine Models X2-2 and X2-8
  14. Oracle Solaris 10
  15. SPARC Enterprise Entry-Midrange M-Series
  16. Siebel CRM 8
  17. Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing 2
  18. Primavera P6 EPPM 8
  19. Oracle Fusion Human Capital Management 11g
  20. Oracle Fusion HCM Cloud Service 2013
  21. Oracle Talent Management Cloud
  22. Oracle Solaris 11
  23. Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c
  24. Exadata Database Machine Models X3-2 and X3-8
  25. Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management 2

Borlas has 4 certified industrial specializations:

  1. Aerospace and Defence
  2. Natural Resources
  3. Public Sector
  4. Consumer Goods
  5. Utilities

Borlas also is an official Oracle partner in the localization of Oracle Human Capital Management module in Russia and CIS, certified FLST (First Line Support) Center specializing in Oracle E-Business Suite applications, certified FLST Center specializing in Oracle core technologies, certified FLST Center in localization of Oracle Human Capital Management module.

One more important activity within the Oracle practice of Borlas is business process outsourcing services (Business Process Outsourcing, BPO). This kind of outsourcing is aimed at enhancement of business process efficiency and optimization of enterprise and organization management.

The structure of Borlas client proposal includes maintenance of Oracle business applications, technological products and supplementary services. Maintenance of the whole structure aimed at enhancement of business processes efficiency can be carried out both online and directly the customer’s site.

The key benefit for the companies is that due to Borlas outsourcing they pay more attention to the matters directly associated with their core activities not to the matters of data processing. The Borlas approach on the basis of Oracle BPO also offers the following core advantages to our customers:

  • Optimization of business processes and minimization of risks related to their implementation;
  • OPEX reduction;
  • Focus on core activities;
  • Access to technologies ensuring competitive ability and adoption of innovations;
  • Access to world best practices for achievement of strategic business objectives.

PLM Solutions

One of the strategic directions of Borlas Consulting Group is the implementation of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions based on software of the largest global supplier in this field — Siemens PLM Software company. The direction is represented in the group of companies by Borlas AFS LLC.

Borlas offers the entire spectrum of PLM solutions: from pre-configured systems to unique designs, adapted to the specific company and its specific tasks.

Borlas main services in this area include: managing lifecycle cost of the product, integrated logistic support, development and implementation of a strategy of building information enterprise systems, implementation of modern project management methods, technical support and consulting at all stages of implementation information systems, integration of different CAD components into an entire information environment, integration of PLM, ERP and any legacy systems etc.

Currently Borlas participates in a number of projects to implement PLM solutions, including the largest in Russia and the CIS project to create PLM system for Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center and one of the largest and most ambitious projects in Eastern Europe for creation of the CAD/CAM/CAE and PLM systems that is being implemented by Antonov, Ukrainian state enterprise. Among other clients of Borlas leading enterprises of engineering, aerospace, and defense industries.

Borlas has been developing the PLM systems since 2006. In 2010, Borlas, partner of Siemens PLM Software, was acknowledged the winner in the «Breakthrough of the Year» nomination for the outstanding results it had achieved. A year later, it was conferred the title of the best European partner in the area of life cycle and joint operations support systems. At present Borlas is the Platinum Partner and enjoys the status of the provider of first line support of the Siemens PLM Software products.

According to the 2012 year results, Borlas was awarded two highest prizes from Siemens PLM Software. The company was acknowledged the best Russian and at the same time the best European partner of Siemens PLM Software.

IT Infrastructure

Borlas provides services to build IT infrastructure ensuring high output, scalability, reliable and efficient operation of corporate IT-assisted management systems.

In the Borlas corporate structure this line of activity is vested in the Complex Projects Department.

The Department’s key working directions include:

  • Data warehousing and processing centres
  • The system-wide software platforms
  • Data exchange networks
  • Utilities systems
  • Multimedia complexes and systems

Services

  • Project design
  • Implementation
  • Maintenance
  • Follow-up
  • Preparing Data Processing Centers to pass certification within the Uptime Institute classification

Direction Data Processing Centers

  • Architectural and construction preparations
  • Air conditioning system
    • Based on alternating hot/cold passages
    • Based on isolated hot passages
  • Uninterrupted secure electric power supply system
  • Automation system for production process dispatch control
  • Automatic gas firefighting system
  • Access control and monitoring system
  • Video surveillance system

Direction Utilities Systems

  • Project design and construction of DPC infrastructure, including utilities
  • Structured cable systems
  • Uninterrupted secure electric power supply systems for buildings and production rooms, based on UPS and diesel generator units
  • AC and ventilation systems for production and office rooms, precision systems and split configuration units
  • Automatic gas firefighting systems in production facilities

Direction Multimedia Complexes and Systems

  • Visualization systems
  • Video conferencing and telephony systems
  • Conference halls
  • Integrated systems to control presentation equipment
  • Sound amplification systems
  • Dispatcher control board equipment

Direction Data Exchange Centers

  • Multi-service networks
  • Data exchange support networks
  • Information security systems
  • Quick-response dispatch control systems
  • Contact centers
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Traffic monitoring and registration systems

Technical Security Solutions

The Security Systems Department of Borlas Consulting Group is represented by Borlas Security Systems (BSS) Company that has operated on the security market since 2004. The Company was established by experts in the fields of hardware security, crime detection, forensic examination, electronics, and IT.

BSS provides services of consulting and develops highly efficient technical solutions based on advanced Russian and foreign means of conventional and specific security technologies, and state-of-the-art computer technologies. Among other products, the Company has implemented the following: perimeter protection systems, access monitoring and control, video surveillance, fire and security alarm systems. Special inspection sets developed by the Borlas specialists include modern systems for radio-wave and infrared scanning, x-ray introscopy, computed tomography, ionic mobility spectrometry, neutron activation analysis, etc.

Key business directions of Borlas Security Systems include:

  • Audits of security systems, assessment of risks and threats;
  • Security systems improvement based on capacity of modern engineering and IT;
  • Developing technical solutions, concepts, and support programs for security;
  • Developing and implementing comprehensive security systems (ISS, security hardware);
  • Research to create high-efficiency means of modern security technologies;
  • Developing and implementing special inspection complexes to control citizens, inspect their baggage, personal possessions, cargos, and vehicles;
  • Optimizing visual inspection regulations;
  • Integration of special hardware, creating systems to gather the process information;
  • Personnel training, working out training programs and testing methodologies;
  • Technical support to implemented project solutions.

Solutions offered by BSS ensure:

Measures to combat terrorism, illegal exchange of hazardous substances, materials and products. Hazardous products are understood as explosive substances and devices, cold arms and fire arms, ammunition, illegal drugs, toxic, potent and poisonous substances. To address such tasks, the Borlas specialists offer security systems used to guard office and production facilities, including critical and vital objects, special visual inspection complexes that can control individual citizens, their baggage, personal possessions cargos, and vehicles.

Business security and prevention of theftBorlas develops modern integrated solutions, including detection systems that guarantee top protection and integrity of corporate entities and organizations, their resources and assets.

Industrial safety, preventing emergencies and production disasters. Borlas specialists create security and safety systems including special inspection units integrated with access monitoring and control systems on the premises, which work together with time check systems, employee location on the premises, etc.

Contact us:

Тел.: +7 (495) 545-59-30

Fax: +7 (495) 545-59-31

E-mail: info@borlas.ru

Novodanilovskaya nab., 4a

Moscow, 117105, Russia