Irvine-based Nexiant, a provider of systems used to manage manufacturing inventories, said today that its systems have been selected by Saft America, a designer and manufacturer of batteries for industrial applications. Financial details of the win were not disclosed. Nexiant said that Saft will use its Smart Inventory Manager, Nexiant Secure, and Nexiant Select dispensing products in its Georgia plant. Nexiant develops MRO systems used to manage parts and material for just-in-time manufacturing. The firm is venture backed by Inverness Capital Partners, Argentum Group, Mission Ventures, and Innocal.