Apriso Wins Tesla Motors

Long Beach-based Apriso, which develops software for managing manufacturing operations, said today that it has been selected by high flying electric automobile firm Tesla Motors. Apriso said that Tesla is using its FlexNet enterprise manufacturing software, for its advanced lithium-ion battery and powertrain components manufacturing, and assembly of its Model S sedan. Financial impact of the win was not disclosed. Apriso also serves such customers as Lockheed Martin, General Motors, Lear, Honeywell, and others.