Plan for and Use Supply Chain Visibility Capabilities in Close Alignment With Maturity Stages

Published: 24 April 2018 ID: G00320188

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The digital supply chain requires accurate and prompt supply chain visibility combined with intelligent decision support across the ecosystem. This research note provides supply chain leaders with insights into software capabilities and their usage along the different visibility maturity stages.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Supply Chain Visibility Maturity Revisited: The Two Axes of Business Scope and Activity/Technology Utilization
    • The Four Building Blocks Powering Digital Supply Chains: Watch, Analyze, Respond and Learn
    • Implementing Capabilities at Different Stages of Supply Chain Visibility Maturity: A Snapshot
      • Visibility Revisited
      • Solution Landscape
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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