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Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Management, 2010

Published: 04 August 2010

ID: G00205204

Analyst(s): Tim Payne


During 2009 and into 2010, SCM focus remained on cost, but supporting competitive advantage and/or revenue growth is scaling up the executive SCM agenda. Hype is focused on capabilities that support an organization's journey toward the higher stages of a demand-driven value network.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • On the Rise
    • "MDM Aware" Applications
    • Segmented Supply Chain Response
    • Integrated Business Planning
    • Product Portfolio Optimization
    • Supply-Chain-Centric, Carbon-Sensitive Planning and Optimization
    • Mobile Asset Optimization
    • Supply Chain Performance Management
    • Multienterprise Business Process Platform
    • Software-as-a-Service Supply Chain Planning
  • At the Peak
    • Demand Pattern Analysis
    • Demand Signal Management
    • Business Process Networks
    • B2B Integration Outsourcing
    • Process Templates for SCM Innovation
    • Battery-Powered RFID
    • Profitable to Promise
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • TMS Multimodal/International
    • MDM of Product Data
    • Foreign/Global Trade Compliance
    • Inventory Strategy Optimization
    • Mobile (Wireless) Enhanced Supply Chain Management
    • Passive RFID-Based Inventory Management
    • Dock Scheduling and Carrier Appointment Management
    • Radio Frequency Identification for Logistics and Transportation
    • Distributed Order Management
    • Global Trade Compliance
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Software-as-a-Service Supply Chain Execution
    • Yard Management
    • Capable-to-Promise Systems
    • Sales and Operations Planning
    • SCM in India
    • Supply Chain Collaboration
    • Integration as a Service
    • Real-Time Factory Scheduling
    • Business Process Hubs
    • Strategic Network Design
    • Supply Chain Analytics
    • Supply Chain Management C&SI Services
    • Voice-Directed Picking in Warehouse Management
    • Warehouse Labor Management Systems
    • TMS Shipper-Centric Multimodal Domestic
    • Service Parts Planning
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Supply Chain Planning for Process Automation
  • Appendices
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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