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First Solar drives operational efficiency with Nintex K2 Five

With efficiency at the center of what they do and how they do it, leading American solar technology company First Solar leverages Nintex K2 Five as an essential business automation tool for accelerating application time-to-market between 25-50 percent over traditional .NET development.

“With Nintex K2 Five’s power and ease of use, you do not have to be a developer to use the platform which has allowed us to expand the number of people who can work on projects, reducing our reliance on third-party vendors or offshore developers to launch new applications.”

– Charles Carr, IT Manager, First Solar

As a global provider of responsibly-produced, eco-efficient solar modules that advance the fight against climate change, First Solar develops advanced thin film photovoltaic (PV) modules at R&D labs in California and Ohio. Representing the next generation of solar technologies, the organization provides a competitive, high-performance, lower-carbon alternative to conventional crystalline silicon PV panels.

With a manufacturing footprint that spans the United States, Malaysia, and Vietnam, First Solar is the only U.S.-headquartered company among the world’s largest solar manufacturers.

The ability to scale its operations in line with the rapid rate at which First Solar was growing required a new approach, so the organization could automate its processes and save employees time, while also creating operational efficiency.

With Nintex K2 Five, First Solar is fulfilling its commitment to lead the world’s sustainable energy future by empowering the organization to run its business operations more efficiently.

“Nintex K2 Five empowers us to get new, higher-quality solutions out the door faster than ever before.”

– Charles Carr, IT Manager, First Solar

To date, First Solar has deployed 30 applications leveraging Nintex K2 Five, including an intricate change management system and the company’s document control center.

Because of this broad impact, Nintex K2 Five is recognized as an essential business automation tool for driving operational efficiency company-wide at First Solar.

Click here to read the First Solar case study.



To experience Nintex K2 Five for designing and automating sophisticated business processes, request a demo here.



Laetitia Smith

Laetitia Smith is a senior manager on Nintex’s corporate marketing team and is based in Auckland, New Zealand. In her global role, she leads and executes PR/AR initiatives and the company’s social media program. She loves collaborating with customers to share their success stories as they manage, automate, and optimize their business with their technology.

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