Survey Analysis: MES as a Platform for Supply Chain Collaboration

Archived Published: 30 March 2016 ID: G00299553

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A recent Gartner survey reveals strong ambition to use MES as a platform for supply chain collaboration. This research offers supply chain COE and manufacturing IT professionals insight into the current state and future trends of MES and best practices from some successful MES technology users.

Table of Contents

  • Survey Objective
  • Data Insights
    • MES as a Platform for Supply Chain Collaboration
      • Take-Aways
      • Supply Chain Collaboration Is Now in Scope, but Time to Benefit Is Still Long
      • Take-Aways
      • Nontraditional Business Cases Will Drive Positive Results
      • Take-Aways
    • Methodology
    • Definitions
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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