Unlocking Agility with Digital Supply Chains

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  1. Digitization Is Not on the Horizon: It’s Already Here

    Digitization is no longer just on the horizon: It’s here. But for many companies, the transition can be overwhelming. According to a recent survey of 346 DSAG members, many organizations seek support as they review their current capabilities and their goals for their digital transformation. Discover how these companies are preparing for the digital transformation…

  2. Eddie the Flower Guy, the Black Crowes, and Enterprise Digitization

    A couple of months ago I was driving home from work when my Pandora station took a millisecond too long to buffer, so I tuned to the Attitude Adjustment Hour on WZLX with Chuck Nolan just as “Eddie the Flower Guy” called in to request Thorn in my Pride. While I love the Black Crowes,…

  3. Live from SAPinsider Studio: Hans Thalbauer on Supply Chain Digitization

    Hans Thalbauer, Senior Vice President, Extended Supply Chain, SAP, joins SAPinsider Studio at the SAPinsider SCM 2016 event to discuss the four pillars of the supply chain digital framework: customer-centricity, individualization of products, collaboration, and resource scarcity. This is an edited transcript of the discussion: Natalie Miller, SAPinsider: Hi, I’m Natalie Miller with SAPinsider, and...…

  4. Inside a Multi-Phased SAP Digitization Journey

    In 2006, the European Union passed a new regulation that heralded dramatic changes for Varian Medical Systems, a producer of medical devices for oncology, imaging, and proton therapy. Under the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive, Varian had to reengineer many of its products in order to make their chemical compositions environmentally compliant. This was…

  5. Inside a Multi-Phased SAP Digitization Journey II

    Mobile service provider Vodafone Group has grown tremendously since its creation 27 years ago. And in today’s booming mobile market, there is no foreseeable end in sight. But to continue to grow as a company, Vodafone needed to function more like a single entity, with common practices, centralized operations, and data sharing between operating companies.…

  6. Digitization and Automation of Tax

    Tax laws are constantly changing as events such as Brexit and the Wayfair ruling create new requirements for tax calculation, reporting, and audits. Regulators are demanding a new level of visibility and digitization of tax reporting. Sessions in this track outline key rules, and regulations you need to understand. We will also help you navigate…

  7. Points to Consider on Your Supply Chain Digitization Journey

    For years supply chain management has involved a series of processes completed in disparate legacy systems. In today’s hyper-competitive digital business world, however, enterprises face challenges rising from customers’ demand for more customized products via varied channels and with faster delivery times. To meet this demand, enterprises need better collaboration and communication with their suppliers,…

  8. Digitization and the Intelligent Enterprise

    Tanja Rueckert was named SAP Executive Vice President, Line of Business Digital Assets and IoT in April 2016, with end-to-end responsibility for products and innovation for SAP digital assets and IoT solutions in the areas of manufacturing, supply chain manufacturing, asset management, IoT, and Industry 4.0. With SAP since 1997, Rueckert’s present focus is helping…

  9. From Push to Pull: Deutsche Börse Group’s Approach to Digitization, Process Redesign, and Defining Sustainable User Journeys

    If you only try to force change from the top, you will not be able to build sustainable results. Many CIOs fall into a common trap when trying to drive their transformation projects – implementing too much too soon without getting enough support from their teams and line of business stakeholders. In this article, Lars…

  10. Accelerating Growth through Digitization

    VIP Industries, a consumer goods manufacturer headquartered in Mumbai, planned to transition from ECC to SAP S/4HANA to meet their expanding business requirements and enhance productivity. Leveraging their familiarity with SAP solutions, they opted for an upgraded version and enlisted the assistance of Nihilent, a renowned expert in technical and techno-functional upgrades. With SAP S/4HANA…