SAP AI - Powering the Digital Supply Chains

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  1. 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…

  2. Supply Chain Resiliency with Dan Cicerchi

    There has undoubtedly been a cry to transform the way we run and plan our supply chains to avoid running into such massive and consecutive supply chain disruptions in the future. This is where the focus on supply chain resiliency stems. While many different strategies are being planned by organizations across the globe, there is…

  3. 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…...…

  4. Hyperscalers Focus on Supply Chain Platforms

    Supply chain planning solutions space has been a crowded and competitive segment for decades. As technology capabilities progress, we see more and more entrants in the segment, trying to compete with established players. However, a key fact of this space is that while bells and whistles may differ, the core features and functionalities remain the…

  5. Factors Driving Inventory Management and Optimization in Supply Chains

    Effective inventory management and optimization require a deep understanding of the supply chain and its various components, including demand, supply, lead times, and costs. Companies that can effectively balance these factors can improve customer service levels while minimizing costs and improving overall supply chain performance. But a multitude of internal and external factors can pose…

  6. 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…...…

  7. Process Automation as Foundation to Build Resilient Supply Chain

    The need for supply chain resiliency and agility have emerged as prominent drivers in many of SAPinsider's recent research reports like Supply Chain Planning in The Cloud. SAPinsider also highlights supply chain visibility and data integration as key foundational aspects of supply chain agility and resiliency. Process automation solutions are critical in helping organizations build…

  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. Combining Operations Research (OR) and Machine Learning (ML)

    If you are an active resident of analytics land, you know that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) tools are the new bosses in town. Every tool, technology, and technology solution around you tries to incorporate them in their solution in some form. And all this limelight on AI and ML has pushed the…

  10. Solving America’s Tylenol Shortage Problem

    When supply chains were disrupted due to SARS epidemic in China, almost two decades ago, there was a lot of buzz around supply chain resiliency and agility. Companies promised leveraging digital tools and technologies to “transform” their supply chains. Technology evolved exponentially in the next two decades. Organizations had access to tools and technologies that,…