Applications are more often outsourced than infrastructure, and this is increasingly done through software as a service (SaaS). Vendors such as WebEx, Webcom, MCA Solutions, and Ariba are delivering applications as SaaS.
define customer service
locations or customers and define fair share logic. This is adequate when a sufficient supply exists, but in a more dynamic supply chain with constrained supply resulting in frequent temporary shortage situations, business rules typically lose out to customer commitments. This leads to frequent exception management, special expediting, higher logistics costs, and most detrimentally, unhappy customers. To that end, SPO Tactics approaches the allocation, replenishment, and transshipment (ART) problem by