Big Data in Logistics

Talking Logistics

There are many buzzwords in the supply chain and logistics industry today, and perhaps there’s none bigger than “Big Data.” Everybody talks about it, but what does Big Data really mean? When it comes to leveraging Big Data effectively in your organization, where do you begin? What is Big Data? Like many buzzwords, Big Data means different things to different people. Big Data is not a Technology.

Using Big Data to Improve Your Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

The term “big data” has been one of the hottest buzzwords over the last couple of years, and that’s not a big surprise. Statistical science and data analytics can help organizations (of any size and type) obtain historical measurements and generate actionable information that increases supply chain visibility, drives operational efficiency and supports overall growth. But knowing the importance of having access to data is only the first step.

Going from Big Data to Big Decisions

Talking Logistics

It’s not only about having Big Data and analyzing it; it’s about making sure you take the output of Big Data and analytics to make better decisions with it,” said Mr. van Egmond in a video interview I conducted with him at the event.

[Infographic] Big Data Analytics in Supply Chain

Cerasis

Editor's Note: Today's blog is from our friend Derrick Rehn with FusionOps who shows us how big data analytics can benefit you in your supply chain. . The inevitable question that comes up often is simple – should we build on-site or utilize a cloud-based data monitoring service ?

Hadoop and the Modern Data Supply Chain

With the advent of Big Data, companies now have access to more business-relevant information than ever before and are using Hadoop to store and analyze it

7 Benefits Realized Utilizing Big Data to Optimize Supply Chains

Cerasis

The company focuses on high tech industries such as telecome , data storage, data centers, bio-medicine, and any company who needs supply chain visibility and proactive supply chain services for replacement parts and more. All of these factors make using big data valuable.

3 Ways to Put Big Data to Work in Your Factory

synchrono

Is enthusiasm for Big Data wavering? They also predicted that 80 to 100% of manufacturers will have implemented IIoT applications by then and already be reaping the benefits of data-driven insights into their operations.

Big Data Analytics are Better than Intuition

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Big Data and Supply Chain Transformation

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End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

THE "DATA PROBLEM". supply chains with data and gaining better. access to that data, making sense of that. data, and using in a fundamentally. Why Solving the "Data Problem" Is the First-Step and the. one has solved the underlying data. data problem?,

Big Data and the Digital Supply Chain

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Big Data and the Supply Chain: One Important Means of Moving Forward

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Bill DuBois A recent article on CFO points to a topic gaining strong momentum in the business press: the supply chain is the next big thing for big data to address. General News Supply chain management Big data Supply chain visibility

Big Data Projects Leave the Early Adopter Phase

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Big data has passed the early adopter stage,” asserts Carol Jon. “The early adopters have taken the big data ball … Continued. The post Big Data Projects Leave the Early Adopter Phase appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

If Mozzarella Increases the Graduation Rate, Big Data is Wrong

Inventory and Supply Chain Optimization

Big data and its various applications open many new possibilities in manufacturing and supply chain management; no question about it. However, Big Data does not automatically lead to success.

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

A Blueprint For Supply Chain Transformation The Data First Approach Introduction Over the past few decades, supply chains have evolved from a sub-function. supply chain is data. Supply Chain is the epitome of Big Data, yet, the most challenging problem. Data Access.

Big Data Analytics are Improving Business Performance

Enterra Insights

“Nobody needs to be told that data is becoming more complex,” writes Adrian Bridgwater (@ABridgwater). The post Big Data Analytics are Improving Business Performance appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Big Data: Who Do You Trust?

Enterra Insights

The sine qua non for big data analytics is, of course, big data. That shouldn’t be a problem with the … Continued The post Big Data: Who Do You Trust? Best Practices Big Data Supply Chain Targeted Marketing Technology Web/Internet Internet

How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

Cerasis

Supply chain leaders are enthralled with the idea of using big data, but they tend to fail to understand how to disseminate big data in their organization properly. Ask Traditional Questions, and Let Big Data Provide Answers. Data Leadership Supply Chain

What Is the Impact of Big Data in the Transportation & Supply Chain Industries?

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Big data will be a defining force in the future of logistics, but the benefits of big data are already being felt. This graphic shows the true scope of impact of big data in the Transportation, SupplyChain & Logistics industries. .

Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

Yet despite mountains of data available in today’s global supply chain, the. ability to harness this data and efficiently execute global logistics remains challenging. By utilizing the already-captured data from. own data and generate intelligence to. External data.

Big Data is Not About Size

Enterra Insights

“The future of Big Data depends on Smart Data,” writes Jelani Harper.[1] 1] The term “smart data” is a bit of a … Continued. The post Big Data is Not About Size appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Big Data Analytics can Help Supply Chain Risk Management

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4 Steps to Maximizing Big Data for Automotive Logistics

Ryder Exchange

Automotive logistics is immersed in big data. Between OEMs, suppliers, dealers, carriers, logistics service providers , and other third-party providers, that’s countless millions of pieces of data across the automotive ecosystem. Understand and optimize the data.

Big data’s two big myths

Quintiq

Taken together, these myths have given rise to the ‘leap before you look’ approach to big data that’s already ending in crashes. You may not need big data after all. What’s more likely is that most supply chains will need big data.

Marketing in the Age of Big Data

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“Advertising has changed from an industry governed by hunches to one of data-driven precision,” writes Sq1 CEO Ernie Capobianco (@goernie20), … Continued. The post Marketing in the Age of Big Data appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Welcome in the Big Data Opportunity

Supply Chain Shaman

The term big data is moving up the charts as a “hot topic.” We wanted to understand where companies are at in the adoption of big data concepts and we had a good time writing the report on the research.

Big Data and Cognitive Computing will Drive Digital Enterprise Transformation

Enterra Insights

The term “big data” is likely to run out of steam as the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence … Continued. The post Big Data and Cognitive Computing will Drive Digital Enterprise Transformation appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

How Do Supply Chain & Transportation Leaders Get Started Using Their Big Data Strategy?

Cerasis

The amount of information and improvement possible through big data can be overwhelming. Yet the majority of companies have not defined a big data strategy, and others are barely starting to notice. . �. How to Get Started with Your Big Data Strategy. .

The Big Data Investment – Getting to the Big Pay Off

Ryder Exchange

Data is one of the most important areas of focus for a CIO and their team. That IT focus has now intensified around the data derived from those processes. For years, the principal focus for IT, in partnership with the business, was enabling processes that drive the business.

How to Use Big Data to Improve Supply Chain Visibility

Talking Logistics

According to a July 2014 supply chain research study from Accenture focused on Big Data and supply chain risk management, most organizations have high hopes for using big data analytics in their supply chain but many have had challenges in deploying it. There are a number of challenges when adopting and deploying a data analytics solution, and it’s important for organizations to clearly define their goals and objectives before embarking on this endeavor.

Big Data Analytics still Requires Critical Thinking

Enterra Insights

“More and more companies, both large and small,” writes David Wagner (@DavidWagner16), director of Market development at TeamQuest, “are beginning … Continued The post Big Data Analytics still Requires Critical Thinking appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

[WEBINAR] Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics

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We invite you to register and attend our educational webinar titled, “Why Supply Chain Leaders are Using Big Data Analytics” presented on Feb. Thanks to data gathering programs, supply chain software, and data entry applications, this represents a mountain of data, which has the potential to provide groundbreaking insight into how to improve business model efficiency. What Is the Impact of Big Data on the Supply Chain & Transportation Industries? •

Supplier Collaboration Harnesses Big Data to Enhance Safety and Productivity

Appterra

Oftentimes, supply chain professionals look for the first cost result, which is a big mistake. Supplier collaboration harnesses Big Data to enhance safety and productivity. Blog Big Data Collaboration Supply Chain

Dealing with Supply Chain Big Data

Logistics Viewpoints

While Hadoop has a future in supply chain management, because of the massive amounts of data generated, so do plenty of other big data technologies. My earlier blog (What is Hadoop and Why Should a Supply Chain Professional Care?)

Big Data Analytics are Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

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