Gartner Research

The Drivers Shaping Future Adoption of Supply Chain Analytics

Published: 03 September 2014

ID: G00269437

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy


A recent Gartner study highlights the importance of supply chain analytics and uncovers the unmet need for supporting technology. To enable fact-based decision making, this research outlines supply chain strategists' plans for future adoption of supply chain analytics.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • The importance of analytics to supply chain organizations will make it the top supply chain technology investment in the next year
  • A willingness among supply chain organizations to deploy analytics solutions in the cloud will boost interest in the SaaS market
  • Dissatisfaction with embedded analytics in SCM tools will drive supply chain organizations to invest in more end-to-end capabilities

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