The Implications of Cloud and SaaS on Supply Chain Consulting, System Integration and BPO


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Cloud computing, SaaS and global high-speed telecommunications that connect global workers and expanding services from a range of supply chain service providers make it difficult for executives to make decisions about using supply chain services and managing service providers.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Analysis
    • Market Definition and Overview
    • Market Analysis
    • Key Trends
    • Supply Chain Services Sourcing Implications
      • Advice to Buyers
      • Advice to Service Providers
  • Recommended Reading
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