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.

Supply Chain Big Data: Why Supply Chain Leaders Are Using Big Data Analytics

Cerasis

Thanks to data gathering programs, supply chain software , and data entry applications, this represents a mountain of data, which has the potential to provide ground-breaking insight into how to improve business-model efficiency. As a result, business leaders can reap a significant return on investment by thoroughly analyzing this data. What Is Supply Chain Big Data? How Does Big Data Improve a Supply Chain?

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.

Supply Chain Management Data: Here’s How Big Data Makes the Supply Chain More Efficient

Cerasis

It’s clear — and has been for a while — that big data and advanced analytics technologies are transforming a lot of day-to-day operations. Data Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Data

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

5 Ways Big Data is Redefining Supply Chain

River Logic

Big data incorporates data-sets on the order of terabytes and petabytes. Self-correcting and self-monitoring, big data systems make outlier data more noticeable and allow development of statistical models and trends. Supply Chain Management Big Data

[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 ?

Leveraging Big Data in Marketing

Enterra Insights

When talking about big data, the modifier “big” could just as easily apply to its effect on business as it does to the amount of data being collected. The digital age is all about data and companies failing to leverage big data could find survival difficult. Big data touches almost every aspect of a business and marketing is no exception. The value of big data. But big data has changed all that.

Questioning the Relevance of Big Data

Enterra Insights

And data is being generated at an unprecedented rate. Other people view the digital age, connectivity, and big data through a more skeptical eye. Add to that a Capgemini study that concluded “the majority of big data projects don’t glean sufficient insights to be labelled profitable” and it could make you question the relevance of big data.[2] Reasons to be concerned about big data analytics.

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.

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.

What is Big Data?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Who could ever need to store that much data? That was “Big Data” Let’s fast forward to today. quintillion bytes of data are generated every day. That is a lot of data … That is Big Data! How Big is Big Data?

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.

Big Data Analytics are Better than Intuition

Enterra Insights

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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.

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 and Supply Chain Transformation

Enterra Insights

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Big Data’s Big Role in Agriculture

Enterra Insights

We also know that feeding that population is going to require … Continued The post Big Data’s Big Role in Agriculture appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Agriculture Big Data Food and Drink Supply Chain The world’s population is increasing. We all know that.

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.

Marketing in the Age of Big Data

Enterra Insights

“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.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

Big Data Projects Leave the Early Adopter Phase

Enterra Insights

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.

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

Big Data Analytics: A Key to a Successful Supply Chain in the Next 5 Years?

Cerasis

Big data utilization is the wave of the future for all aspects of business including supply chain management. The problem is that not every company has the resources to begin the process of big data management and have yet to see the extent of benefits it can provide to analyze and use such data management. There are several direct and indirect benefits to using big data analytics for your supply chain. Immediate Benefits of Big Data Analytics.

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.

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

Enterra Insights

An increasing number of supply chain analysts are stressing the importance of creating a data-driven supply chain (aka a digital … Continued. The post Big Data and the Digital Supply Chain appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Business Cognitive Computing Digital Supply Chain Supply Chain Technology digital supply chain Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

Big data and supply chain optimization: Illusion vs. reality

DELMIA Quintiq

Suddenly, discussions seem to treat big data as a driver for incredible innovation. Assuming that big data was superior to “just any data” came from evidence in the B2C market, but this did not stop bold predictions about how it could also transform supply chain operation.

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

Cerasis

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. .

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

Big Data Analytics: Determining Causation rather than Correlation

Enterra Insights

“An advantage of having knowledge about causal relationships rather than about statistical associations is that the former enables prediction of … Continued The post Big Data Analytics: Determining Causation rather than Correlation appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Big Data and Technology: Changing the Face of Agriculture

Enterra Insights

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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.

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. .

Big Data Analytics can Help Supply Chain Risk Management

Enterra Insights

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Big Data Analytics Can Help Improve the Bottom Line

Enterra Insights

“There is irony behind a discussion of the business value and metrics related to big data analytics, since a lot … Continued. The post Big Data Analytics Can Help Improve the Bottom Line appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

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.