2008 Winner Profile

Dow Chemical

Project Description:
Dow integrated various technologies to provide a new suite of desktop productivity tools to support employee mobility. The tools include remote access to corporate networks, IP phones, audio conferencing, instant messaging, wireless capability at the office, desktop search, Google-based enterprise search and fingerprint readers for secure sign-on. Dow estimates these "Flexibility Enabler" tools have saved the company $78 million through improved productivity.
Project type:
Wi-Fi, Network, Search
Business Functions:
All Dow's global sites, businesses, and functions
Business Goal:
Operational
CEO:
Andrew Liveris, Chairman & CEO
Headquarters:
Midland, Mich.
Industry:
Manufacturing
Revenue (2007):
$54.0 billion
Website:
www.dow.com
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