Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Strategy, 2017

Archived Published: 20 July 2017 ID: G00314091


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Supply chain organizations must maintain a delicate balance between innovation for growth and operational excellence. This Hype Cycle offers supply chain leaders a snapshot of the maturity and benefits of the most critical technologies, business frameworks and competencies.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • SCaaSA
      • Virtualization
      • Artificial Intelligence
      • Blockchain in Supply Chain
      • Digital Security
      • SCM Cloud Services
    • At the Peak
      • Customer Intimacy
      • Workforce Analytics
      • Digital Business
      • Solution-Centric Supply Chains
      • Machine Learning
      • Prescriptive Analytics
      • SCM BPO
      • Social Learning Platform
      • 3D Printing in Supply Chain
      • Internet of Things
      • E2E SC Segmentation
      • Predictive Analytics
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Big Data
      • Corporate Social Responsibility
      • End-to-End Risk Management
      • Digital Manufacturing
      • Metrics and Performance Management
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Cost-to-Serve Analysis
      • Network Design
      • Supply Chain Visibility
      • SCM BPaaS
      • Targeted SC Segmentation
      • Center of Excellence
      • Diagnostic Analytics
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Descriptive Analytics
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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