Supply Chain Matters continues with its series of live dispatches and now initial summary impressions regarding the 2017 Oracle OpenWorld conference held in San Francisco this week. In this summary overview blog commentary, we will take an overall look at four nonstop days of sessions, executive interviews and other interactions to provide our readers a B2B and supply chain management context to this year’s event.
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Supply Chain Matters features a guest contribution from Mike Russo- Can Data Science Help Procurement Zero-In on the Right Supplier?
Enterprise Information Management (EIM) technology provider OpenText held its OpenText Enterprise World 2017 customer conference in Toronto earlier this month, and the most significant takeaway was the announced release of the company’s new AI cognitive platform.
The latest released IDC Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide reflects validations for our supply chain management community, namely that the broadest appeal, value, and attraction for current IoT efforts rests in areas of manufacturing and supply chain focused business processes.
Supply Chain Matters continues a content education series on building the foundations for robust, more efficient, less costly service and aftermarket parts planning capability while building the foundation for IoT enabled service management business models.
APICS made a noteworthy announcement regarding a planned new iteration of The Supply Chain Operations Reference Model-SCOR, to help industry supply chain teams manage changing business and decision-making process needs.