A new reminder of malware threats comes from a recent, albeit disturbing, ABC News-Associated Press report indicating attacks have been specifically targeting industry supply chains that predominately are managed by just-in-time (JIT) inventory and production processes.
B2B Supply Chain Business Network
There has been a marked uptick in merger and acquisition activity involving technology surrounding supply chain management. Three different announcements, involving OpenText, Descartes Systems and JAGGAER each demonstrate various strategies for augmenting technology, business services and vertical industry depth.
Jabil Circuit made a significant announcement this week, one that places this company as a supply chain Cloud based technology and managed services provider in addition to its other product value-chain design and manufacturing services.