US’s leading Decision Intelligence firm Aera Technology announced from the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit a partnership with leading Mexican steel maker DeAcero to enable a customer-centric, dynamic operations model for DeAcero using the Aera Decision Cloud platform. Through the agreement with Aera, DeAcero is using key capabilities of the Aera Decision Cloud platform to prevent service risks and improve order management throughout the lifecycle of every customer order. In the first six months of the partnership, DeAcero started increasing its Perfect Order key service metric by 1-2 percentage points each month for sales orders across its Mesh & Wire business, a division representing nearly 60% of its total sales orders worldwide.Aera Decision Cloud is purpose-built for Decision Intelligence, the digitization, augmentation, and automation of decision making. From the platform, users can access a set of pre-built decision-making capabilities called Aera Cognitive Skills™ to make and execute decisions for demand forecasting, planning, inventory, logistics, procurement, finance, revenue, and more. Through Aera Developer, the platform’s integrated development environment, users can further build on the platform, creating their own Skills or modifying any deployed Aera Skills.Founded in 1952 in downtown Monterrey Nuevo León in Mexico, DeAcero is a leading producer of long steel, wires, and reinforcing steel. DeAcero is the leading producer of long steel and reinforcing steel in Mexico and is also its largest recycler. The company has a long-established presence in the US, Europe, and South America. Aera Technology is the Decision Intelligence company that makes business agility happen. The company’s innovative cloud platform integrates with existing systems to make and execute business decisions in real time. In the era of digital acceleration, Aera helps enterprises around the world transform how they respond to the ever-changing environment.