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SAP Tackles Real-time Demand Sensing
SAP has announced the general availability of the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application, with new capabilities to improve companies’ demand management and

sensing  Tackles Real-time Demand Sensing SAP has announced the  general availability of the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application , with new capabilities to improve companies’ demand management and business planning processes. The idea is to transform supply chains to become demand-driven or even market-driven, whereby supply chain professionals and their marketing counterparts can work more closely together. Capabilities within the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application improve the quality of Read More...
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Analytics Leader Voices Its Opinions on S&OP State of Affairs
Today’s retail companies are realizing the importance of creating an optimal balance between supply and demand, with a focus on sensing and shaping demand

sensing  with a focus on sensing and shaping demand rather than trying to match demand to existing supply. Those companies have lacked the ability to truly understand the factors that influence demand, which has allowed them to drive more profitable volume (demand) growth through improved profit margin, improved customer service, improvements in market share (growth), and ultimately improvement in overall revenue.  However, many analysts believe that a more balanced S&OP process drives higher business value by Read More...
ToolsGroup-Statistics-based Supply Chain Planning
ToolsGroup continues to carve out a space for itself in supply chain. Not satisfied with being the last remaining independent multi-echelon inventory

sensing  ToolsGroup developed its Demand Sensing solution  to be able to perform demand analytics on a hundred million data points. Machine Learning Engine (MLE) It is, then, perhaps not too surprising that as ToolsGroup saw where the trend was going, it started to work on a machine-to-machine approach. ToolsGroup’s model has always assumed a more or less hands-off statistical approach. ToolsGroup’s Machine Learning Engine (MLE) was a logical next step. ToolsGroup will not talk about what is inside the Read More...
Supply Chain Shorts for the Week of June 17, 2013
Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) brings you a roundup of recent news and happenings from around the supply chain realm. This is not your mother's supply

sensing  the core. Long-Term Demand Sensing (LDS,  released in May 2012 ) is the newest addition to Terra's Demand Sensing product suite. Expect to see more from us on Terra technology. SAP We enjoyed running into Frank Platt, formerly of Lighthammer , now with  SAP  (which acquired Lighthammer in 2005) during a recent 2-day visit to SAP for industry briefings. Frank talked about, among other things, how most of SAP’s manufacturing solution will be on  HANA  by the end of the year. We will have more to Read More...
Service Chain Information will Transform the Total Chain
Moving to a performance-based service business model will have huge implications for the whole value chain. Its principle is to manage for outcomes—procure

sensing  building products better and sensing or predicting when they will fail—before they fail—and then averting downtime. The implications are profound and don't make everyone feel happy about this. More uptime means less sales of original equipment. The DoD, for example, is beginning to write contracts for these Performance-based Logistics weapons systems, like the Joint Strike Fighter, etc. Performance-based Logistics is a leading-edge approach to managing complex supply chains. Its principle is to Read More...
Supply Chain Collaboration: The Key to Success in a Global Economy
Outsourcing and global competition are forcing companies to transform their supply chains from linear processes into adaptive networks. Communities of customer-centric, demand-driven companies must share knowledge in order to adapt to changing markets, and respond to shorter life cycles. Discover how supply chain management (SCM) solutions can help your company create a truly adaptive and collaborative supply network.

sensing  Improved customer service Early sensing of demand and gaining of market intelligence The ability to shape demand Visibility into customer demand and supplier performance Earlier and quicker decision making These added benefits are particular to suppliers: Faster order-to-cash cycles Insight into their own performance Better capacity utilization Increased inventory turns Increased order fill rates Supplier Collaboration Supplier collaboration allows even your smallest partners to join in your strategic Read More...
Service Chain Information will Transform the Total Chain
Moving to a performance-based service business model will have huge implications for the whole value chain. Its principle is to manage for outcomes—procure performance rather than parts and people. It requires total business process reorientation from services and maintenance through procurement techniques, as well as the IT platform for integration.

sensing   building products better and sensing or predicting when they will fail—before they fail—and then averting downtime. The implications are profound and don t make everyone feel happy about this. More uptime means less sales of original equipment. The DoD, for example, is beginning to write contracts for these Performance-based Logistics weapons systems, like the Joint Strike Fighter, etc. Performance-based Logistics is a leading-edge approach to managing complex supply chains. Its principle is to Read More...
How to Plan and Manage in Times of Uncertainty and Volatility? Based on Reality and Facts, Duh! (Pa
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sensing  near real-time analytics, demand sensing, etc.), if we start with the premise that the forecast will always have significant errors, the capabilities to develop are the ‘time to detect’ and the ‘time to correct’. These are the essential elements of response management and responsive supply chains: knowing sooner and responding with confidence. Part 2 of this series will continue the responsive supply chains discussion, present some notable solutions, and conclude with some best practices and proce Read More...
A Modern Tale of Long (Supply Chain) Tails -- Part II
Part I of this blog series introduced the notion of long tails in modern supply chains. That blog post also introduced the vendor ToolsGroup and its solution for planning and optimizing finished goods in distribution environments. So, How Does ToolsGroup Solve the Distribution Puzzle? Most of the benefits are driven here by the distinctive Stock Mix Optimization capability that has delivered

sensing  performs detailed demand pattern sensing and features a forecast consumption logic with reactive adjustments. The final part of this blog series will describe how the above-mentioned ToolsGroup’s capabilities have been parlayed into solutions for long-tail environments. In the meantime, your comments, opinions, experiences, etc. are highly encouraged and appreciated. Share This   Read More     --> Trackback Address     Tags: distribution , inventory optimization , retail , s&op , sales and Read More...
Meet the New (Revolutionized) Progress Software
According to TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic, some solid, growing, and profitable software companies never get the respect they deserve. Progress Software is one such company. Its OpenEdge platform is now fully enabled for business process management and for the cloud, and it has a winning team of acquisitions. Has Progress finally found the right balance of revenue streams and diversification to be more than the sum of its parts?

sensing  in inventory optimization, demand sensing, intelligent search (both structured and unstructured data), sense and respond, and other required capabilities. Cloud, virtual, and in-memory predictive BI solutions have been helping contemporary supply chains with managing their demand, managing push-pull networks, responding to events, orchestrating processes, and so on. Other SCM trends are the harnessing of composite, social, and mobile applications. While Progress is currently not the master of all of the Read More...
An Interview with Shoshana Zuboff and James Maxmin
Many corporations have failed the customer; they focus on transactions, rather than customers. Ann Grackin recently talked to Shoshana Zuboff and James Maxmin, co-authors of The Support Economy, Why Corporations are Failing Individuals and The Next Episode of Capitalism, who have inspiring and radical ideas, as well as a proposal for the new corporation.

sensing  take their medications, or sensing systems that make sure that they are still OK. Other models include banking and financial services. The point is to begin to think about these ideas. And we are working with some pioneering leaders who will pilot these ideas to create new business concepts. There are no ten step programs—no contracts. It is up to firms to align their efforts to serve the customer and know that the value is with the individual. Ann: Now that s subversive! [3 ] In the Age of the Smart Read More...

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