Gartner Research

Advanced Supply Chain Analytics: What It Is and Why It's Important to Understand

Published: 14 January 2015

ID: G00259516

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy

Summary

For successful analytics adoption, supply chain strategists must understand the span of advanced supply chain analytics and its role in decision making to determine the level of human intervention in execution for maximum ROI.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Understand the Capabilities Provided by Advanced Analytics — Predicting Future Scenarios and Prescribing Actions
  • Make the Distinction Between Decision Making and Execution
  • Expected Levels of Human Intervention Should Drive Talent and Technology Investments

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