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Supply Chain Reference Model for Track-and-Trace and Serialization in the Life Science Industry

Published: 28 October 2015

ID: G00290969

Analyst(s): Andrew Stevens

Summary

Emerging regulations for track-and-trace and serialization provide momentum for developing operating and reference models. Further maturity will be determined by postcompliance business enablement, innovation opportunities and opportunities to scale across the entire end-to-end supply chain.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Analysis

  • Track-and-Trace and Serialization in Life Sciences — Scope Across Stakeholders
  • Supply Chain Reference Model for Track-and-Trace and Serialization in the Life Science Industry
  • Supply Chain Reference Model for Track-and-Trace and Serialization in the Life Science Industry — Layers
    • Machines, Devices and Physical Infrastructure Layer
    • Serial Number Generation and Data Capture Layer
    • Data Management and Governance Layer
    • Interoperability and Supply Chain Visibility Layer
    • Supply Chain Integration and Enablement Layer
    • Enterprise Integration Layer

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