Gartner Research

Supply Chain Visibility Is an Enabler of Descriptive and Diagnostic Analytics

Published: 18 March 2015

ID: G00274844

Analyst(s): Christian Titze


Gaining insights into disruptions as early as possible is key for companies in today's complex supply chain structures. For supply chain IT leaders, visibility provides great examples of how it can feed analytics, help establish mitigation actions and improve performance while reducing risk.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Analytics Capabilities
  • Visibility as an Enabler of Analytics


  • Utilize Information Hubs to Support Visibility
  • Leverage Visibility to Support Advanced Supply Chain Analytics
  • Leverage Public Domain Data for Increased Supply Chain Visibility

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