Basics of Software Deployment Options

Supply Chain Insights

As we were preparing the questions to ask demand planning solutions providers, I realized I wasn’t quite clear on the differences between software deployment options. So let’s start with what we’re likely most familiar with, on-premise software. Software as a Service (SaaS).

A Supply Chain Software Christmas Story

The 21st Century Supply Chain

We brought in a supply chain expert who suggested using a specialized supply chain software rather than just the worksheets we had cobbled together.”. “Go We were able to use the software to account for every scenario we may encounter, like poor weather!

Supply Chain Software Sector Gains From Patient Investors

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain software companies have been garnering some major investments. Some quiet investments from patient investors are reshaping the industry, These supply chain software companies are benefiting from patient investors. The investors, in turn, are keen on software companies with network solutions. The post Supply Chain Software Sector Gains From Patient Investors appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

HighJump Software Acquired by Korber

Supply Chain Matters

based WMS, TMS and Retail DSD software provider HighJump from its holding company, Accelos Holdings for an undisclosed sum. Supply Chain Technology acquisition of HighJump software Supply chain Matters blog supply chain technology software acquisitionsGerman based business logistics systems technology provider Korber announced the acquisition of U.S.

Optimizing the Supply Chain with the Use of ERP Software

A summary of ways you can improve supply chain optimization and move things forward for your business

JDA Software Announces Senior Management Changes

Supply Chain Matters

JDA Software Group announced today that Chairman and CEO Bal Dail is stepping down and that the company’s Board of Directors has appointed former Tyco executive Girish Rishi as the new company’s CEO. Further announced was that current board members and former software industry executives Michael Capellas and Lloyd Waterhouse have been named Chairman and […].

JDA Software Announces Additional Executive Leadership Changes

Supply Chain Matters

Just prior to conducting its annual customer conference, JDA Software announced additional leadership changes. Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Technology blogs- independent analysis and insights on supply chain management technlogy JDA Software Supply chain Matters blog supply chain planning software vendorsAs we opined in January, Supply Chain Matters anticipates further changes in the months to come.

[Video] Ford Motor Company: Creating global data standards with SCM software

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Every manufacturer in the automotive vertical has some kind of supply chain management software, Thomas says. The question is, what SCM software tool do they have to make that supply chain as accurate and as lean as possible?

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Is Software Making Us Dumb?

Talking Logistics

Rather than lifting us up, smart software seems to be dumbing us down. Today, the skill is being built into the software, especially for managing supply chain and logistics operations. Is software making us dumb? The post Is Software Making Us Dumb?

Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

Developed by top software engineers from Stanford University. INSIGHT PAPER: Toppling 2 Major Misconceptions. in Predictive Logistics ClearMetal Inc. Growing Challenges Shippers, carriers, terminal operators, freight forwarders and 3PLs spend millions of dollars and.

Enterprise Software Suppliers Exhibit Mixed Results in Q1 2016

Logistics Viewpoints

ARC Advisory Group (www.arcweb.com) monitors and analyzes the enterprise software market on a quarterly basis. We track the revenues of fifteen prominent publicly traded enterprise software companies and translate financial results reported in foreign currencies to US dollars using an average exchange rate for the given reporting period. Cloud/Software-as-a-Service Logistics Software Vendors Statistics enterprise software supply chain software

Planning Software: Insights on User Satisfaction

Supply Chain Shaman

How Happy are Planners with Their Software? As a research analyst, I am studying things that are incredibly difficult to measure. The topics may sound easy, but they are not. In my research, I answer questions like: Which technology systems drive the greatest satisfaction?

TMS in the SMB Market: The Evolution Toward Software-as-a-Self-Service

Talking Logistics

One of my supply chain and logistics predictions for 2015 was that 3PLs and software vendors would focus more on acquiring small and midsized business (SMB) clients this year. In the meantime, what are your thoughts on TMS in the SMB market and the evolution toward Software-as-a-Self-Service?

Overcome Lead Time Variability with Predictive Lead Time Software

Demand Solutions

Predictive lead time software can tell you exactly when you should order supplies or products to have them arrive for any date you specify. Order supplies too early, and you’ll have to carry excess inventory for weeks or months.

Your Supply Chain Probably Has a Data Problem - Start There

complete, accurate, and timely data and a visibility software to leverage it. number, providing massive amounts of data for visibility software to leverage.

Vanguard Software Strikes Alliance Partnership with Chainalytics

CHAINalytics

Chainalytics forges a strategic partnership with Vanguard Software to deliver unparalleled services and support to customers worldwide. Integrated Demand & Supply Planning Press Release Advanced analytics Demand Planning Managed Analytics Services S&OP Supply Chain Analytics Vanguard SoftwareCARY, N.C.

5 Pitfalls To Avoid When Selecting Supply Chain Software

Cerasis

As your business grows, you supply chain software will need to expand. You may opt to organize your business into an independent third-party logistics provider (3PL), or you may want to purchase software for tracking, monitoring, and processing all of your needs. No matter which direction you choose, supply chain software comes riddled with opportunities for confusion, demise, and incapability. 5 Pitfalls of Supply Chain Software Selection. #1:

Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain

3GTMS

The post Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain appeared first on 3GTMS. If you’re like many companies struggling with the complexity of food logistics, you likely have too many manual processes and/or outdated systems to manage the environment.

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JDA Software’s New Manufacturing Planning Technology Platform is Promising

Supply Chain Matters

Earlier this month, JDA Software announced availability of JDA Manufacturing Planning, described as an innovative in-memory based supply chain planning platform to support an always-on supply chain. Supply Chain Matters via this author, had the opportunity to be briefed regarding this newly announced functionality, and we were impressed with the progress that JDA has made […].

End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

problem is solved, does the software apply. 1DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, END-TO-END VISIBILITY, AND. THE "DATA PROBLEM". Given the macroeconomic cl imate and the. Amazon effect," many companies are. looking to digital ly transform their. businesses. For decades, businesses have largely.

Carriers, You’re in the Information-Handling Business Too (Takeaways from McLeod Software User Conference 2015)

Talking Logistics

At the recent McLeod Software User Conference , however, I delivered a keynote address to over 1,000 attendees, and most of them were carriers and transportation service providers.

Is an app store for enterprise software even possible?

The Network Effect

Multi-tenancy refers to a specific way that software is architected. It occurs where a single instance of software serves multiple user organizations (tenants). Together, they can solve completely new problems, and do it more cost effectively than traditional software. Robert S.

7 Reasons Why You Need Supply Chain Planning Software

Supply Chain Opz

This article will explain its basic concept and some reasons why you may need the help of supply chain planning software. If you already have an ERP system in place, a good planning software can a very good addition. Then, you need a software that help you create a plan quickly.

JDA Software Moves Forward with Release 9.0

Supply Chain Matters

JDA Software announced today that its latest product release, version 9.0 Omni-Channel Commerce Supply Chain Impacts Online Customer Fulfillment Predictive Analytics Sales and Operations Planning Supply Chain Control Tower Supply Chain Execution Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Technology impressions of JDA Software Release 9.0 independent blog commenting on supply chain management technology JDA Intelligent Fulfillment JDA Software JDA Software Inc.

Real time analytics for your S&OP Meetings?

Software Sales & Operations Planning Industry Report 2 About AIMMS AIMMS is a forward thinking platform provider democratizing the. Sales & Operations Planning Industry Report 4 A handy checklist for software. software selection Research available suppliers via analyst.

Guess Who Announced New Transportation Management Software (TMS) Functionality Yesterday

Talking Logistics

If I ask you to guess who announced new transportation management software (TMS) functionality yesterday, who would you guess? My bet is that you would name a software company, perhaps a best-of-breed TMS vendor like some of our sponsors, but the right answer is actually a third-party logistics provider. First, it underscores a point I made last year in Putting Software Vendors and 3PLs in a Box : That the answers to “What is a third-party logistics provider?”

Report of a Potential White Knight for JDA Software

Supply Chain Matters

There has reportedly been a new development regarding prior Reuters and Wall Street Journal reports regarding the potential acquisition of JDA Software. Supply Chain Planning Supply Chain Technology commentary related to Honeywell acquisition of JDA Software JDA Software Supply chain Matters blog

Checklist Software Selection 3.0

Supply Chain Movement

Ten questions to help you choose the right software vendor. The market for business software is continuing to evolve with cloud-based solutions for sales & operations planning, supply chain visibility and even ERP. Software Selection 3.0.

7 Reasons Why You Need Supply Chain Planning Software

Supply Chain Opz

This article will explain its basic concept and some reasons why you may need the help of supply chain planning software. If you already have an ERP system in place, a good planning software can a very good addition. Then, you need a software that help you create a plan quickly.

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

Software Sales & Operations Planning Industry Report 2 About AIMMS AIMMS is a forward thinking platform provider democratizing the. Sales & Operations Planning Industry Report 4 A handy checklist for software. software selection Research available suppliers via analyst.

Choosing Software: Cheeseburger or Chicken Soup?

Kewill

Choosing forwarding software, similarly, is a choice between a Cheeseburger and Chicken Soup. The software will do the rest. Locked Job File is the third concept that is a MUST for any forwarding software. The post Choosing Software: Cheeseburger or Chicken Soup?

Tailwind Transportation Software Launches Fully Web-Based Enterprise TMS

Tailwind

Tailwind Enterprise is a flexible, cloud-based Enterprise Transportation Management Software (TMS) for fast-moving logistics companies. Gone are the days of long sales cycles, lengthy implementations, and expensive customized modules for massive and inflexible software systems.

Is “In-Sourcing” the Answer to Rigid, Enterprise Software?

The Network Effect

As I mentioned in a recent post, Total Disruption on the Horizon , many companies are becoming increasingly disillusioned with traditional enterprise software, because it is inherently enterprise-centric, and can not adapt to meet the challenges of today’s supply chain and consumer behavior. ‘The world of packaged software just doesn’t serve big businesses well,’ [Mike McNamara] says.

Getting Inventory Right: Hope with Hype and Recycled Software?

Supply Chain Shaman

Selling licenses does not translate into implemented software. ” LLamasoft: Recycled Software Assets Offering Hope? LLamasoft will begin providing software maintenance, support and services to all LogicTools customers effective immediately. It is morning in Orlando.

Four Reasons Why You Should Be Using Transportation Management Software

GTG Technology Group

Adopt Transportation Management Software Today. Keeping track of the entire system requires a small army, unless a company installs transportation management software (TMS). Here are the top benefits of adopting the latest transportation management software.

Supply Chain Planning (SCP) Software Market’s Increasing Sophistication

Logistics Viewpoints

Cloud/Software-as-a-Service S&OP Supply Chain Planning SCP Supply Chain OptimizationIn September I began, in February I reflected on, and this week I completed ARC’s Supply Chain Planning Global Market Research Study. I’m going to take this opportunity to summarize some of the study’s key findings. Supply Chain Complexity Meets Planning Intricacy Global supply chains continue to be increasingly complex.