Part 1 of this blog series talked about my attendance of the JDA FOCUS 2010 conference on the heels of the recent merger between JDA Software (NASDAQ: JDAS) and i2 Technologies. The article first discussed the different geneses and cultures of the two merging parties.
One major outcome of the conference was JDA’s unveiled plan to converge most of its existing and acquired
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a remote location. Some examples of processes would be as follows: Store-level Monitoring, POS-based Forecasting, Replenishment Planning and Collaboration, Demand Shaping (Promotions Management), Assortment Management, Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Program Support, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) , and so on and so forth. JDA experts could use the following data sources: Marketing Plan, POS History, Inventory, Forecasts, Actual Shipments, Market Intelligence Data, etc. to provide the following