10 must ask supply chain data security questions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Approximately 80% of data breaches originate from within the supply chain, and the financial impact of a breach could do more than destroy your bottom line. Good data security in your supply starts with proactivity. How is data backed up? ✓

Supply chain data: Bad data delivered faster is still bad data, and leads to bad decisions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by CJ Wehlage When approaching the concept of knowing sooner and acting faster, and the value of concurrent planning, the most common feedback I get from supply chain executives is: “But my data is bad… I mean, really bad.”. Clearly, proving ‘data fix’ projects aren’t the answer.

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7 Avoidable Data Errors in Your Supply Chain Data

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Palvashah Durrani The Devil is in the Data Details: Entering a New Global Market. One of these challenges that you might not think of immediately is big data in your supply chain —specifically the quality of your data. Here are 7 data issues you might need to watch out for: 7.

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Before You Hire a Logistics Data Scientist

Talking Logistics

As more supply chain data is generated and collected, there’s growing demand for data scientists in the industry. “We’re We’re increasing the number of data scientists we’re hiring,” said Linbloom.

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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

Improving Supply Chain Collaboration: Connecting Data

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Making informed decisions fast comes down to collaboration – how effectively the data, processes and people who oversee the supply chain can connect, communicate and interact with one another. Let’s zero in on the first of the “disconnects” explored in the eBook – data.

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The Takeaway from CSCMP Conference: The Data Problem Runs Deep

Talking Logistics

The industry is moving in an unprecedented direction that is increasingly digitized and more data-centric than ever, and logistics leaders are looking to increase efficiency with artificial intelligence (AI). The Data Problem. What should a data cleansing initiative look like?

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[Infographic] Big Data Analytics in Supply Chain


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 ?

Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain: Solve the Data Problem First

Talking Logistics

What’s most important is the [approach and methods you use] to adapt and solve the underlying data issues that will enable you set up your supply chain for the long term — true transformation rather than slapping a bandaid on it.”. The other surprising thing,” he added, “is that people are looking for off-the-shelf technology that looks sexy without taking a fundamentally different approach — that is, without solving the data problem first.”.

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Leveraging Supply Chain Data for Competitive Advantage

What does it mean to become a digital business or digital supply chain

Five Steps to Navigating Supply Chain Analytics Data Challenges

Talking Logistics

Having been in the game of supply chain analytics for so long, we’ve noticed that data is the single biggest challenge our customers and consultants encounter. With the right approach, data challenges can become an issue of the past.

Information Overload: Is Too Much Data Crippling Your Supply Chain?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

That’s the question many supply chain practitioners are asking themselves in this world of big data, where a flood of new information is rapidly becoming readily available. It’s not about how much data you have, but the quality of that data. by Alexa Cheater How much is too much?

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Data-Driven Decisions Rule the Modern Supply Chain

PLS Logistics

Data accuracy. An estimated 80% of relevant data is unstructured. But, in transportation there are many sources of structured data to provide business intelligence. 3PL Shippers Big Data

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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.

Balancing Priorities in the Supply Chain: How Data Discovery Reveals Unseen Associations and Opportunities

Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities

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


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

[e-Book] Big Data In The Supply Chain & Transportation Industry


We invite you to download the all new Cerasis e-book "Big Data In The Supply Chain & Transportation Industry." In this e-book, you'll learn the following: What is Big Data? How do supply chain & transportation leaders get started in collecting & using Big Data? What is the impact of Big Data on the Supply Chain & Transportation Industries? How can leaders use big data as a tool to continuously improve?

Become Data Driven: Embrace the Iconoclast in Your Organization

Supply Chain Shaman

By definition, the work is data driven and I am able to experience more input as an analyst through a greater variety of experiences than if I was a consultant. Embrace the Iconoclast in the Data-Driven Organization. Supply chain leaders are swimming in data and they want insights.

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


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. . Data Supply Chain Transportation

The Sustainable Supply Chain: Realizing Costs Savings and Increased Efficiencies Through Data Discovery

The sustainable supply chain is the future supply chain

How Can Data Improve Supplier Decisions?


A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data , with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. Data, Data, Everywhere… but Make Sure your Drinking from the Right Hose. Data Logistics Supply Chain

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Why you don’t need perfect data to start implementing S&OP


Often, teams think they also need plenty of clean and accurate data to do it right. He gathered and looked at the data and would produce a forecast based on previous experiences. He was changing forecasting data upon verification but also based on gut feel.

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Supply Chain Analytics: Is your data providing information & actions?

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Who coined the term “Big Data”? How did we get there without tiny data, ordinary data, slightly larger data, chubby data and bordering on big data?

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


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. .

3 Ways to Put Big Data to Work in Your Factory


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.

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


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? Supply Chain big data is the ultimate compilation of data gathered in the course of business.

Dig Deep: What to Know About TMS Hosting, Data Models and Integration

Talking Logistics

When you’re in the market for a TMS, it’s important to look beyond terms like SaaS or cloud in order to really understand your hosting options, how the data model will enable better business efficiencies and service, and the ease of integrations. Data Models Influence Flexibility.

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7 Benefits Realized Utilizing Big Data to Optimize Supply Chains


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.

Data Sharing in Procurement – Think Bigger!

Inventory and Supply Chain Optimization

Collecting data is part of what makes the big players like Google and Facebook so successful. The amount of time that users spend on Facebook declined by 50 million hours… Procurement Management Supply Chain Management procurement procurement planning

How to interpret demand-sensing data

The Network Effect

Demand Sensing can import demand data on an hourly rather than a batch or daily basis, immediately sensing demand signal changes as compared to a detailed statistical demand pattern, and then evaluates the statistical significance of the change. What About The Data? Nic McPhee/Flickr.

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


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. How Do Supply Chain & Transportation Leaders Get Started in Collecting & Using Big Data?

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.

What’s Big Data in Supply Chain & Logistics? Why Should I Be Looking at This Tech Trend?


Data reflect all the small, seemingly insignificant details of the modern world. From a review of your personal bank account spending habits to larger, more advanced processing capabilities, data evolve and expand with each passing day. Big data in supply chain is not a new concept.

Are Railroads the Golden Standard of Real-Time Data?

PLS Logistics

Shippers and trucking companies alike could learn a few things from the ways rail companies, especially Union Pacific (UP), are implementing real-time, big data technology to overcome supply chain obstacles. Big Data TMS Intermodal Transportation

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Turning Big Data into Smart Data for Targeted Marketing

Enterra Insights

“I’m officially sick of the term ‘Big Data’,” writes Scott Fasser (@scottfasser), director of Digital Innovation for HackerAgency. The post Turning Big Data into Smart Data for Targeted Marketing appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

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