Thieves in the Temple – Errors in the Planning-Execution System


Demand Planning Memoirs of a Black Belt causes of human error common mistakes in project management error of execution example human error examples knowledge based mistakes types of human error at workplaceHere’s a quick look at how to identify and fix errors in planning execution systems. Thieves in the Temple – Errors in the Planning-Execution System was first posted on December 4, 2018 at 8:23 am. ©2017

Knowledge Base Writer (Contract)


Claritum is looking for a Knowledge Base Writer to support our customers with breadth and accuracy of documentation. Collaborate with subject matter experts to create and update public facing Knowledge Base content for a new user interface. Develop a knowledge of Claritum products and processes. The post Knowledge Base Writer (Contract) appeared first on Claritum. Claritum Article - Procurement Blog.

Logistics Knowledge Base – How TMS Proves Time is Money for Shippers

Supply Chain Collaborator

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Top UltraShipTMS Application Developer Named ‘2016 Pro to Know’

Supply Chain Collaborator

Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and a knowledge base for supply chain transformation, as well as in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, earned these individuals a rightful place in this year’s Pros to Know listing.”.

Supply Chain Matters Features This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech

Supply Chain Matters

Reuters reports that Amazon will take an announced seven-year stake in French based Balyo , which provides a navigation system that turns forklifts or material handling equipment into self-driving vehicles.

Is The Creative Class Coming To A City Near You?

Supply Chain Insights

It’s a subsection of knowledge workers within the workforce broken down into two groups: the Creative Professionals and the Super Creative Core. The Creative Professionals are the classic knowledge-based workers.

Supply Chain Disruption: How Stronger Collaboration Will Have a Big Impact on the Future of Logistics Management


Asset Tracking Provides Cross-Departmental Knowledge. Instead, a quick scan of a barcode label or asset inventory ID tag streamlines the data collection process, making all available information relevant to an asset immediately available company-wide with the use of cloud-based asset tracking system. Editor's Note: This is a guest blog from our friends at Camcode.

Our New, Flexible Workforce! Are You Reaping the Benefits?

Supply Chain Game Changer

They build a knowledge base anchored in different products and services, different design and fulfillment models, and employer-worker “engagement models”. If businesses learn to tap into this knowledge, they will maximize the value of these worker relationships. Subscribe Here!

Is Every Company a Technology Company?

Talking Logistics

A couple of weeks ago, Meg Whitman, the CEO of the new Hewlett Packard Enterprise, wrote a post on LinkedIn that included the following excerpt: Every Company is a Technology Company. As I’ve mentioned in earlier posts, we’re now living in an era of disruption, what we call the Idea Economy.

Unravelling the challenge of repeatability in 3D printed spare parts


A secured knowledge base Tapping into a professional ecosystem is key to have all the necessary knowledge on board. by Henk Jonker Quality control 3D printing spare parts can contribute significantly to supply chain optimization. So far, companies that are adopting 3D printing for spares are doing so at small scales. This is due to a number of things, including a perceived lack of technological maturity, poor standardization and lack of expertise.

Why Should Manufacturers Get Social With Their Supply Chains?

Supply Chain Network

To be able to tap into a global knowledge base of information is not only useful but it can save a lot of time when trying to get the answers to specific questions.” In recent years manufacturers have globalised their operations due to the need to reduce costs and to explore business opportunities in new markets.

Imagining the Supply Chain of the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

But is that enough of a far-reaching vision to offer much more than an incremental view of what we see today based on existing technology? Any view of the near future is more likely to describe incremental changes and incremental advancements based on the current knowledge base.

Your Innovation Platform for the Digital Thread

Oracle SCM

Our customers enjoy the benefits of the industry´s most comprehensive support coverage, which provides major product and technology releases, 24x7 assistance with service requests, access to My Oracle Support including Knowledge Base, and much more.

SIGs: Be Part of the In-Crowd at FOCUS, and Beyond!

Supply Chain Nation

And, with 4,000 customers, we have built a powerful base of user expertise in every industry, functional area and region of the world. Category Knowledge Base – June 13 th , 7:00AM.

5 Best Practices in Omnichannel Customer Service!

Supply Chain Game Changer

They now make use of whichever channel they can get the best and swiftest help, be it through knowledge bases, live chat, website, social media, SMS, and email. Based on a study by Oracle and Forrester online self-service can decrease the cost by $11 dollars per call.

Time to Look into the Future of Procurement!

Supply Chain Game Changer

From the starting point of the traditional buy-sell, transaction-based purchasing, the practice has moved through stages of change that redefines most aspect of the business. Developing in-depth understanding for knowledge based buying. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Missy Cummings from Duke on Logistics Automation: We’re Going in Reverse!


Cummings explores this in her paper on skills, rules, knowledge, and expertise that explores the way you do a complicated task. (A You start with skills based reasoning, for instance, how to keep the plane balanced. Then you free up cognitive reasoning to do knowledge-based reasoning.

The Oracle PLM to Cloud Strategy

Oracle SCM

Our customers enjoy the benefits of the industry´s most comprehensive support coverage, which provides major product and technology releases, 24x7 assistance with service requests, access to My Oracle Support including Knowledge Base, and much more.

Digital Transformation Facilitates On-Time Delivery

Aera Technology

Legacy applications use static, rule-based calculations to determine a reasonable promise date for a particular drug or customer. Based on both historical and real-time data, AI can then analyze and act to offer recommendations, make predictions and even take autonomous actions.

The 5 Levels of Supply Chain Transparency!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Strategic transparency is contingent upon the gathering of existing data, and building a knowledge base for existing supply chain activities and suppliers. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Blog post originally created and published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Sam Jenks at [link] . As the story goes, the meatpacking districts of Chicago were one of the first recorded drivers, towards the need, for supply chain transparency.

Five Steps to Seamless Omni-Channel

Supply Chain Nation

This team can start off working with an external partner while building the knowledge base internally. Over the past few years, the retail market has evolved into a customer-centric model that is reshaping all areas of the industry. Customers are now relying on digital channels in ways that we’ve never seen before, completely changing the consumer shopping journey and making retailers rethink their plans for fulfillment and customer demands.

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Perseverance With a Pinch of Grit

Supply Chain Nation

I joined in June 2009 as an associate software developer for the JDA Enterprise Planning and Knowledge Base team that was forming in Hyderabad. Kranthi Remala is a senior software engineer at JDA in Hyderabad.

How to Choose a Supply Chain Planning System

RELEX Solutions

Transforming your supply chain planning requires a highly skilled team with a deep knowledge base. Choosing a supply chain planning system isn’t easy.

Richard Markoff: “Don’t be too rigid in what we define”

Supply Chain Movement

I have to make sure that everyone understands the best way to manage our knowledge and best run customer collaboration and demand planning with our vendors. Who do you like to meet for an exchange of knowledge?

How to Get Your Purchasing Group Out of Chaos Mode

EC Sourcing Group

What would be the impact on profits if your group could enhance: Visibility Analytics Knowledge Retention Communication Efficiency. How many days does it take to generate award scenarios that are based on multiple constraints?

Technical Support Engineer


To update Knowledge Base and Documentation. Strong knowledge of web-based applications and web browsers. Claritum Article - Procurement Blog. Claritum is looking for a second / third line technical support engineer to support our customers, assisting them with questions and issues related with the Claritum software via phone, email and the support portal.

Artificial Intelligence and Common Sense

Enterra Insights

”[1] To humans, Davis and Marcus point out, “These types of questions may seem silly, but many intelligent tasks, such as understanding texts, computer vision, planning, and scientific reasoning require the same kinds of real-world knowledge and reasoning abilities.” We are far from a complete understanding of domains such as physical processes, knowledge and communication, plans and goals, and interpersonal interactions.

6 Supply Chain Trends That Could Truly Shake You Up (2018 Update)

Logistics Bureau

This has already dramatically transformed the IT industry itself, as packaged software sold with one-time licences has become cloud-based services sold with a renewable monthly subscription. Knowledge Emerging as Resource Number One. It takes knowledge of all the moving parts, including upstream supply and downstream distribution, to make these supply chains what they are. That knowledge is often in the heads of the operators and managers.


Insights from the C-Suite: Supply Chain People Are Making a Difference in the World

Material Handling & Logistics

They’ve found a way to enable and differentiate themselves based on their supply chains. Organizations that are looking for leaders are looking for that broad-based knowledge, not just specific content in one particular supply chain function.

Cognitive Computing as a New Power in Business

Enterra Insights

In his 1597 Meditationes Sacrae , Sir Francis Bacon penned the phrase “ipsa scientia potestas est,” which means “knowledge itself is power.” As humankind’s knowledge base has grown, keeping up with new knowledge has proved extremely difficult. Even in specialized fields, however, new knowledge is increasing at such a rapid rate humans continue to lag behind. Knowledge Management (KM). What is knowledge management?

How AI Helps Build the Supply Chain that Thinks for Itself

Logistics Bureau

This AI tool is based on data and rules. So, the idea was born of trying to capture that human expert’s knowledge in an expert system. Create a knowledge base that new workers can access, and based on the knowhow of older workers, as in the Campbell Soup Company example.

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Workflow Management – What CPOs Want in Their Cockpit or Dashboard

EC Sourcing Group

Workflow management is evolving and if you aren’t sure what to look for in a tool I will share some points based on my conversations in the past 6 months for your consideration. Grow your knowledge base of best practices. Effective workflow management for CPOs starts with a well-designed cockpit and/or dashboard. Imagine knowing the status of projects at a glance including the ability to drill down as needed. Overwhelmed and frustrated.

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Is Truck Driving for You

3PL Insights

In addition to demonstrating an appropriate knowledge base and driving proficiency, individuals seeking CDL certification must meet driving history and health requirements to become licensed to drive a truck.

Cognitive Systems Gaining Ground

Enterra Insights

Cognition is defined as “the action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses.” A cognitive system is a system that discovers knowledge, gains insights, and establishes relationships through analysis, machine learning, and sensing of data. ” Deep learning : “Interconnected modules run mathematical models continuously tuned based on processing a large number of inputs.”

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Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: US CBP suspends GTX.

Global Trade Management

user-fee based) system that would collect commercial transaction data not currently available to CBP from parties in the supply chain who have contracted or provided services for the production or movement of international shipments. We worked with 3PLs; interfaced with foreign customs organizations, CSI Field Operations and the Taiwan military to build the knowledge base for end to end supply chain security with commercial value. Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking.

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