TechTarget says the foundation of the digital supply chain “is built on Web-enabled capabilities,” as opposed to the industry’s more-common model that functions with a mix of paper-based and IT-enabled tools and processes. In “The Essential Guide to Supply Chain … Read more
Recent reports from multiple sources indicate that the digitalization of supply chain processes could potentially generate trillions of dollars in optimization savings and increased income across the business landscape in the next decade.… Read more
Next-generation security. Augmented and virtual reality. Cognitive systems. The Internet of Things (IoT).
Shouldn’t supply chain technology be included in this discussion of business priorities and IT initiatives?
Here are some thoughts to consider:
Whether it’s Big Data and analytics… Read more
The supply chain is inherently complex and requires multiple checkpoints to monitor goods at various stages throughout the process. For instance, a manufacturer has raw material, work in process (WIP) and finished goods that reside in their domain. During transportation, … Read more