WMS + SaaS + Automation = Smooth Operations

Logistics Viewpoints

As anyone who’s experienced change in supply chain technology over the past five-to-ten years can attest, we’ve come a long way, baby. Artificial intelligence, neural networks, machine learning, robotics, mobile apps, big data, the cloud and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).

Building Value Networks. Stopping the Backward Slide.

Supply Chain Shaman

The telephone could not interconnect with other networks. Then, I felt I was on an island talking to others that were on my network. Similarly, with the break-up of “The Bells” in the United States in 1982, personal networks grew more open.

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Leveraging a Multi-Party Network Platform for Supply Chain Apps

The Network Effect

The post Leveraging a Multi-Party Network Platform for Supply Chain Apps appeared first on The Network Effect. Multiparty Network Network Business Platforms SaaS Supply Chain Management Technology aPaaS SDK

Software Penetration Testing Tools and Techniques!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The Complete Guide to Project Management Software and Productivity Tips! Penetration testing or software penetration testing is a process that helps organizations identify the security flaws in their computer systems and networks. Features Of A Good Pentesting Tool.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

The dream is the building of Network of Networks. We are attempting to separate hype from reality; and to test new technologies to try to redefine B2B processes. The group is working on case studies to test new technologies like blockchain, cognitive computing, supply chain operating networks, and open source analytics. Information technology (IT) teams focus is on long and drawn-out ERP deployments. Managing Demand Across Value Network.

Improving Resilience and Agility with DevNet on One Network’s Adaptable Supply Chain Platform

The Network Effect

The post Improving Resilience and Agility with DevNet on One Network’s Adaptable Supply Chain Platform appeared first on The Network Effect. Multiparty Network Network Business Platforms Technology

Purchasing Manufacturing Network Design Software? Consider These Factors

River Logic

Manufacturing network design software focuses on optimizing plant locations, capacity, and product flow paths. Since COVID-19, companies need more flexibility and agility in scenario analysis, so they can ensure their networks are resilient to continued disruption.

Multi-Enterprise Network Platforms vs Pseudo Networks

The Network Effect

The promise and the perils of choosing a multi-enterprise supply chain network We’re almost two decades into the 21st Millennium, The post Multi-Enterprise Network Platforms vs Pseudo Networks appeared first on The Network Effect. Multiparty Network Platforms Supply Chain Management Technology The Network Effect ERP networks

Reflections: Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

These are three different Supply Chain Operating Networks.) Answering the question was the genesis of the network of networks share group. Building the network of networks is no longer her priority. I continue the work on building the network of networks. After all isn’t the internet the defacto network of networks? The Story of the Network of Networks Share Group. Existing Supply Chain Networks.

New Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design

Many companies are looking to redesign their supply chain network to lower costs, improve service levels and reduce risks in the new year. Check out our updated Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software with research insights and learnings!

Disruption in Supply Networks – How intelligent network platforms optimize for variability and uncertainty

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

As we know, technology really isn’t what it’s all about. We’re looking for business value, and that ultimately comes from solving endemic business problems in your supply network. They were designed to be enterprise-centric hub and spoke systems.

Buying Supply Chain Network Optimization Software: 8 Key Factors

River Logic

Supply Chain Optimization Network Design Supply Chain Network Design supply chain modeling Supply Chain Network Optimization Network Optimization supply chain analytics software

Buying Supply Chain Network Optimization Software: 8 Key Factors

River Logic

Supply Chain Optimization Network Design Supply Chain Network Design supply chain modeling Supply Chain Network Optimization Network Optimization supply chain analytics software

How Technology Networks Are Redefining the ‘Supply Chain Community’

Talking Logistics

As cloud-based technology moves into the mainstream, extended partner networks that make up the global supply chain are harnessing it to share information in new ways and collaborate online. The real benefit of the cloud isn’t so much about its features and functions, but its business networks and related communities. The revolution parallels what’s happened in the consumer world with social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Implementing Supply Chain Network Design

Companies want to maximize service levels, but they also want to cut costs. These goals are often at odds with one another. How do you find the optimum balance? This guide offers hands-on advice that will help you use network design to achieve successful results.

Five Advanced Technologies That Are Revolutionizing Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

If there’s a bright spot anywhere it’s the fact that, as logistics challenges have grown, so has the availability of advanced technologies to manage these challenges. This allows all transportation resources to be leveraged in creating a response, including the extended carrier network.

The 5 Benefits of Hybrid SaaS TMS

GlobalTranz

New, innovative technology platforms have greatly sped the expansion and evolution of transportation as well as logistic solutions. Most notably are we seeing technology platforms that improve and simplify the users by means of integrating partners and using collected data. In today’s post, we talk about the 5 main benefits derived from the use of SaaS TMS and introduce what we call a Hybrid SaaS TMS. What is SaaS TMS & Introducing Hybrid SaaS TMS.

Building the Network of Networks: Some Insights

Supply Chain Shaman

Technology vendors have conflicting definitions. Each had invested in multiple forms of Supply Chain Operating Networks (Many-to-many business networks are often termed Supply Chain Operating Networks.) The two manufacturing companies struggled to connect their multiple systems and combine them with private networks (from the transportation vendors), while coupling them with Value Added Networks (VANs) (Primarily from IBM and Open Text.)

Dealing with Unsupported Network Design Software? There’s a Silver Lining

AIMMS

It can be incredibly frustrating when the software you use to run your supply chain will become unsupported. Some tools may be acquired by competitors, who then incorporate them in a vastly more expensive package. Attempting to run your supply chain on unsupported software is like walking a tightrope without a net. You can’t risk system outages and downtime, which disrupt your entire workflow and erode customer trust. Your technology should not be a bottleneck.

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice.

Power B2B Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

In our recent report on defining supply chain visibility in B2B networks, we provide a definition based on a research study of over seventy participants. In figure 1, it is clear in process networks (industries of chemical, pharmaceutical, and food) that there is a significant different in capabilities when companies use B2B Networks versus EDI, Fax, email or spreadsheets. Only 9% of flows in the value networks move through B2B networks despite the compelling business value.

The Power Of A Network

Talking Logistics

Companies today rely on a global network of suppliers, contract manufacturers, logistics providers and other. Read more The Power Of A Network. The post The Power Of A Network appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

How Regional Networks Create Trucking Efficiency

GlobalTranz

Creating trucking efficiency through transportation management optimization is an essential part of supply chain management and network navigation. The Challenges of Only Relying on National Networks. Regional Networks Open the Door to More Drivers and Added Service Levels.

Supply Chain Network Design Tools: What’s changed since the COVID-19 pandemic?

AIMMS

The post Supply Chain Network Design Tools: What’s changed since the COVID-19 pandemic? appeared first on AIMMS

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Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

Top Network Security Tips for Service Providers!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Learning how to protect your network to the best of your ability can benefit your customers and your brand immensely. Utilize a Network-Based Security Service. Requiring no software download, a network-based service can provide your staff and your customers with seamless remote access.

How a Digital Planning Twin Drives Capacity Planning, Network Design, and Business Transformation

River Logic

Underlying Technology in Digital Planning Twins. From a technology perspective, a Digital Planning Twin is a constraint-based digital representation of an enterprise’s full value chain – including all commercial, operational, and financial components. Capacity Planning Network Design Supply Chain Network Design Digital twin

Achieve Supply Chain Visibility With Efficient Technology Integrations

GlobalTranz

There are often a number of systems working in the background to keep your supply chain running smoothly. Technology integrations are an important step for ensuring supply chain visibility for your entire operation. Tracking system. Freight audit system.

Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle

AIMMS

When it comes to network design, you can’t just set it and forget it anymore. Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. But network design as a discipline is complex and most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks. Technology is part of the problem. As Lora Cecere writes , systems are becoming more complex, “but the primary means to manage trade with network partners is through spreadsheets and email.”

Supply Chain Network Design: What Are Your Options?

Speaker: Paul van Nierop, Senior Supply Chain Consultant, AIMMS

In this webinar, we will explain the main technology types in the market, with their pros, cons and capabilities. After the webinar, you will be equipped to decide which technology fits your organization best.

Taking a Big Picture View of Supply Chain Networks

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently read a thought-provoking report with several predictions about the future of supply chain technology. Supply chain networks: A big-picture view. Without a doubt, real-time visibility into carrier networks is a must-have.

EKA Solutions adds functionality to Omni-TMS platform

The Supply Chain Journal

That includes getting up to speed quickly on various technologies. Yeti has found that combination with EKA Solutions’ Omni-TMS platform. “We It serves as the system of record across multiple applications and seamlessly ties into other freight solutions (TMS, driver apps, etc.)

8 Signs Your Cloud B2B Network is Broken

The Network Effect

Why your “network” is not delivering the results you expect. The post 8 Signs Your Cloud B2B Network is Broken appeared first on The Network Effect. Digital Supply Chain Multiparty Network Platforms The Network Effect artificial intelligence B2B cloud DNN ERP machine learning networks neural networksThe confusion in the market about the difference between multi-enterprise.

The Geography of Transportation Networks

Abivin

A network of routes connecting various points is what we mean when we talk about transportation networks. Any region's structure is based on the interconnectedness of its economic and social networks. In order to be useful, a network must have a high degree of interconnection.

Supply Chain Network Design in 30 Minutes

Speaker: Catalina Perez Leiva

Need to lower your supply chain costs, speed up delivery times or decrease carbon emissions? Start optimizing your supply chain! Watch this webinar to learn if you should replace Excel and start with advanced technology.