Supply Chain Management Taking A Huge Step Forward Thanks To Big Data And Analytics

Despite the many useful applications for big data and analytics in supply chain management, most businesses have been reluctant to get on board until recently, continuing to focus on areas such as manufacturing and marketing instead. Now, inventory management, transportation logistics, and forecasting are all taking advantage of the new applications that can analyze unstructured … Read more

Businesses Must Overcome Cloud Challenges To Be Competitive

The cloud might have a lot of benefits in terms of scalability, elasticity, and costs, but enterprises have generally been slow to make the switch. In fact, a 2014 Gartner survey found that less than half of organizations that have big data programs used the cloud. Many established enterprises have invested a lot of money … Read more