Public-Private Partnerships Key to Improving Cross Border Security
DECEMBER 23, 2014
For their part, law enforcement and Homeland Security agencies can facilitate trade by helping protect critical infrastructure. Mexico Border Security Summit learned, collaboration can help ensure security and efficient logistics along a shared 2,000-mile border.
Trends 2016: Cyber Security
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Cyber security is a concern that will continue to plague governments, businesses, and individuals in the years ahead. The post Trends 2016: Cyber Security appeared first on Enterra Solutions.
Food Security and Science
APRIL 21, 2015
The post Food Security and Science appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Earlier this year, the Pew Research Center released results from two polls that indicate a majority of scientists have confidence … Continued.
Secure Supply Chain Transactions Using Blockchain Technology
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
The post Secure Supply Chain Transactions Using Blockchain Technology appeared first on Enterra Solutions. “Certainly you’ve heard of bitcoin,” writes the Spend Matters team. “But do you know about blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin? … Continued.
Technology Reshaping the Modern Supply Chain - White Paper
Managing security, especially with employees’ own devices, can. secured by the provider. How Technology. is Reshaping the.
Food Security: A Growing Global Concern
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Those of us residing in the United States consider ourselves blessed to be living in a land of plenty — … Continued The post Food Security: A Growing Global Concern appeared first on Enterra Solutions.
Insecure About SaaS Security?
APRIL 21, 2016
And as they gain in acceptance they also have to overcome the biases of those who believe that computing in the cloud can compromise security. Cloud-based or Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications are quickly gaining in popularity across a wide spectrum of businesses.
Perfect Security by 2025?
APRIL 15, 2016
New technology enables new advances in supply chain security. What will security look like in 2025
Thieves are Going Nuts over Weak Supply Chain Security Measures
MAY 4, 2016
“In addition to the actual threats, many factors make global supply chains complex and challenging to secure. Thieves have also tested security measures by sending scout trucks that abruptly leave processing plants without picking up loads” it continues. .
GS1 Registry: Achieving Food Security with Sustainable Farming Standards
OCTOBER 19, 2015
The leading global organization that develops and maintains the most widely-used standards system in the world helps address the issues concerning food security by sharing its own standards. The summit focuses on food security and sustainable agriculture to empower farmers.
Cargo Theft at Non-Secure Parking Locations
Supply Chain Expert Community
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
I interviewed Daniel Ekwall who discussed Cargo Theft at Non-Secure Parking Locations. And I’m looking forward today to hearing your views on cargo theft at non-secure parking locations. Then comes into the question, what is actually a parking space that is considered secure?
Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro
Supply Chain Opz
JULY 15, 2013
Managing End-to-End Supply Chain Security Like A Pro. While this remains valid, the new treats such as terrorist activities demand more comprehensive supply chain security beyond the four walls perspective. Review of Security Program. Supply Chain Security. NAVIGATE.
Survey Indicates Supply Chain Wide Information Security Remains Troublesome
Supply Chain Matters
MAY 31, 2016
Cyber security and protection from information breaches remains a top-of-mind concern for many firms, but it takes on special dimensions in the context of multi-industry supply chains. Internet of Things Procurement and Sourcing Supplier Management Supply Chain Technology independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management technology Supply chain Matters blog supply chain wide information security threats Tripwire Inc
Cargo Security: Protecting the Supply Chain
JANUARY 20, 2014
Ensuring supply chain security requires that shippers and logistics providers stay one step ahead of thieves
Supply Chain Security: Playing It Safe
JULY 27, 2015
Successful companies are concerned about inventory loss, fraud, terrorism, product tampering, diversion, counterfeiting, smuggling, the theft of proprietary information, and cybercrime. Here’s how to prevent these threats from negatively impacting your company’s bottom line and reputation
Manufacturing and Cyber Security: A 5 Step Process to Create Internal and Customers’ Peace of Mind
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
Editor's Note: As we see the transition to digital manufacturing and the use of the cloud and other web-based systems, manufacturing and cyber security continue to collide. Cyber security is rapidly becoming a dominant concern for manufacturers and consumers.
Major Move by Boeing to Secure Service Parts Revenue Control
Supply Chain Matters
APRIL 25, 2016
Equipment and capital goods manufacturers have increasingly re-discovered new and growing revenue opportunities that reside in added services and service parts sectors related to in-service equipment. Such opportunities are especially pertinent across commercial or defense focused aircraft which have operational service that spans many years of service. However, when an industry dominant such as Boeing […].
Renewed Focus on Supply Chain Security as Hackers Target Container Terminals
OCTOBER 23, 2013
While there is no suggestion that the freight forwarders responsible for shipping the containers had any involvement, this case does highlight the ongoing risks associated with, as well as the weak links in, global supply chain security.
Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain
MARCH 26, 2015
The post Food Security: Overcoming Risks in the Food Supply Chain appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Consumers in the developed world have come to expect supermarkets to offer all varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables throughout … Continued.
A Secure Supply Chain – Reducing Cargo Theft Risk
Supply Chain Link
JULY 12, 2016
The Transported Asset Protection Association’s (TAPA) reported a five-year high in cargo incidents in 2015 with a large percentage of growth in freight thefts year over year 1.
Alarms for Data and Information Security for Internet of Things Initiatives
Supply Chain Matters
JANUARY 16, 2015
Such challenges include sensitivity to data security and information privacy. This week, the Financial Times provided a specific B2C focused example of the meaning of data security challenges. Prediction Four of our Supply Chain Matters 2014 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains predicts that the current momentum surrounding Internet of Things (IoT) could be side railed if vendors do not step-up and address certain challenges.
Food Security and STEM Education
DECEMBER 5, 2014
The World Food Prize believes “The Greatest Challenge in Human History” is answering the question: “Can We Sustainably Feed the … Continued The post Food Security and STEM Education appeared first on Enterra Solutions.
Airport (in)security & the digital economy disruption
SEPTEMBER 13, 2015
I want to focus on two things I dread about these airports: the taxi ride to the airport and “security” arrangements. Besides caring about the “business security” of my customers, I also care about my physical security while flying.
7 Use Cases for Hyperledger in Supply Chain
Supply Chain Shaman
JANUARY 9, 2017
This numbering schema would be carried in blockchain messaging, enabling writing information once, and safe/secure communication across the network. Messages are transmitted and opened safely and securely. Safe and Secure Supply Chains. Hyperledger. Blockchain. New concepts?
Blockchain Technology: Silver Bullet or Simply Buzz
OCTOBER 12, 2016
Best Practices Business Connectivity Secure Information Sharing Supply Chain Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis“Blockchain technology stands poised to rewrite how business is conducted if its potential is achieved,” declares Thor Olavsrud (@ThorOlavsrud).
The Trends Shaping Supply Chain and Logistics: Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2017
APRIL 12, 2017
Cyber Security: As a network-based company, security and protecting customer data is a top priority for Descartes and the leadership team, which is why the company invests a significant amount of time, money, and resources on network security.
Market Update: Secure Capacity with These 3 Tips
MARCH 14, 2017
Shippers are expecting higher rates and less capacity this year, so many are trying to lock in contract rates and secure trucks before the spike. Carriers have been hammered by low fuel prices, strict regulations, and rising equipment costs.
Offering Prayers While Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun
Supply Chain Shaman
SEPTEMBER 27, 2015
Today, the word security has a different meaning. Unfortunately, we live in a world where the need for security for a Papal visit turns a city upside down. The pope comes in peace; but to prepare, we are in a high-security lock down mode. Rethinking Safe and Secure.
China Based Cainiao Secures Investment Funding for Strategic Investments
Supply Chain Matters
MARCH 16, 2016
Prediction Nine within our 2016 Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chains (Available for complementary downloading in our Supply Chain Matters Research Center) predicts that online customer fulfillment providers Alibaba and Amazon, by virtue of playing the role of industry disruptor, will expand their presence in direct customer logistics fulfillment. Of late, we have featured […].
4 Air Freight Packaging Pointers from Securing Drums to Pallets
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Particularly important to the client is the safe, secure shipping of their product, and in no case is this truer than when it is carried by aircraft. Editor’s Note: Cerasis focuses on North American transportation management.
The Hackers Inside Your Supply Chain
JULY 14, 2014
While the Coast Guard initiated a number of activities and coordinating strategies to improve physical security in specific ports, it has not conducted a risk assessment that fully addresses cyber-related threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences. The second report , issued by TrapX Security, is even more troubling because it hits closer to home — that is, the warehouses and IT systems of manufacturers, retailers, and logistics service providers.
Will America’s Next President Secure Infrastructure Spend?
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
A long-term funding plan to modernize America’s infrastructure has been extensively talked about in political circles. This election, it’s not different.
How to Ensure Cargo Security
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
If you are lucky enough to avoid cargo theft issues in your transportation activities, you should still be prepared to face it. Cargo theft is one of the 5 main causes of freight claims, as research shows.
Preparing Businesses for the Unknown
MARCH 12, 2015
Business Secure Information Sharing Supply Chain Technology Big Data Risk Management One of Enterra Solutions’® Board members, Benn Konsynski (@Konsynski), the George S. Craft Distinguished University Professor of Information Systems and … Continued.
More Powerful and Widespread Cyberattack Incidents- The Wake-Up for Internet of Things Deployment Initiatives
Supply Chain Matters
OCTOBER 25, 2016
Annual Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chain Management Internet of Things Supply Chain Technology information security threats related to Internet of Things deployments Supply chain Matters blog supply chain wide information security threatsLate last week, a series of waves of online attacks on Domain Name Server (DNS) provider Dyn Inc.
Only 34 per cent of manufacturing executives believe their staff take cyber security seriously
Manufacturing & Logistics IT
APRIL 26, 2017
The government's Cyber Security Breaches Survey: 2017 demonstrates UK business' soft underbelly when it comes to cyber-attack vulnerability