Data, Analytics, and Automation for Resilient and Agile Supply Chains

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  1. Make 2023 The Year of Building Supply Chain Data Foundation

    As we head into the new year, you have already read many articles predicting supply chain trends for 2023. I am not a big fan of predicting trends when it comes to supply chains. My primary reasoning is that these trends are not a surprise for seasoned supply chain leaders and executives. These leaders and…

  2. Generative AI for Supply Chain Data Management

    The frenzy around ChatGPT has stabilized for the millions of experimental end-users. However, the game has just begun for the technology giants who will now be competing in this space. The generative AI space will be highly competitive, but the competition will come from something other than product differentiation. Whether it is ChatGPT, BARD, or…

  3. Machine Learning for Supply Chain

    Machine Learning for Supply Chain Data Quality Management

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    Machine Learning (ML) based algorithms are slowly percolating into a wide variety of supply chain planning solutions. However, they play a key role in foundational aspects of supply chain planning as well, particularly in data quality management. Data quality has emerged as one of the aspects SAPinsiders have highlighted in their responses to our upcoming…

  4. Improve Background Process Design with Process Chain Scheduling

    The true value of any new algorithm or process implementation can be derived only when the batch process in which these functionalities are executed has been optimally designed. Learn the fundamentals of process chain scheduling and then walk through eight scenarios in which you can implement such scheduling using sample utilities to improve your process…...…

  5. Manage Supply Chain Risks with SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0

    SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0 offers extended performance and risk indicators in a number of key areas, including the Supply Chain Council’s Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model. Learn how to effectively map these key risk indicators to an enterprise risk management program using SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0 and SAP Risk Management…...…

  6. Achieving Resilient Supply Chain Networks with Accenture

    There are countless opportunities to apply generative AI across end-to-end supply chain networks. Performance gains are waiting to be tapped in everything from sourcing and planning, through manufacturing and fulfilment, to aftersales and service. There’s also significant cross-functional value to be gained in areas like sustainability, customer-centricity, supply chain resilience and supply chain data analysis.…

  7. Role of Data Quality in Supply Chain Digital Transformation

    Quality Data Lays the Foundation As supply chains become increasingly complex, so does the associated data landscape. Millions of data points must be managed in modern supply chains today due to the wide gamut of systems used. From Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems that manage an organization’s basic processes to customer relationship process (CRM) systems…...…

  8. Use World-Class SOP Strategies to Balance Future Supply and Demand

    Having difficulty balancing supply and demand? Doing OK but want to do better? Learn the key strategies to put Sales and Operations Planning (SOP) to work for you. Key Concept One of the key activities in the area of supply chain planning is the periodic review of anticipated demand and available supply. This business process…...…

  9. ifm Supply Chain for Planning and Execution Transformation

    Extending the core ERP capabilities with additional solution functionality can be approached in two ways, namely "add-on" and "add-in" solutions. When it comes to add-on solutions, integration of data, people, and processes is required, which can be a costly and time-consuming process. On the other hand, add-in solutions are natively embedded in the ERP system,…

  10. Integrating Analytics and Automation for Supply Chain Resiliency

    Pandemic-related supply chain disruptions have caught the attention of C-suite executives. Leadership now recognizes the importance of supply chain resiliency and are prioritizing and investing in strategies to improve supply chain agility. Resilient supply chains not only mitigate or manage supply chain ris and disruptions efficiently, but they also improve customer service. However, the capabilities…