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Supply Chain IT Competencies to Support a Stage 3 Integrated Supply Chain

Published: 13 August 2013

ID: G00234724

Analyst(s): Matthew Davis, Christian Titze


Integrating across functional supply chain silos to establish a common operating platform requires the alignment of processes and capabilities with the right technologies. Here, we identify the competencies that supply chain IT professionals must master to enable Stage 3 supply chain maturity.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Use Stage 3 ("Integrate") as a Turning Point in the DDVN Journey
  • Develop Capabilities for an Integrated, End-to-End Supply Chain
    • IT Strategy and Governance
    • Master Data Management
    • Business Applications
    • SCM Software
  • Drive Integration by Launching Best Practices

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