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Survey Analysis: Build Bimodal Supply Chain Capabilities to Accelerate Technology Adoption

Published: 18 November 2015

ID: G00294229

Analyst(s): Chad Eschinger , C. Klappich , John Johnson


For eight years, Gartner has surveyed supply chain professionals about their supply chain technology needs and expectations. This year's key take-away is that companies must become bimodal to be more agile, responsive and able to operate technology-enabled and optimized supply chains.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Wants and Needs User Survey Results
    • General Trends: Increasing Technology Adoption Is No Longer a "Nice to Have"
    • General Trends: Exploit Complexity and Risk-Taking to Gain Competitive Advantage
    • General Trends: The Convergence of IT and Supply Chain
  • Methodology

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