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Research Roundup for Selecting Supply Chain Planning Technology

Published: 04 August 2016

ID: G00309638

Analyst(s): Tim Payne


This Roundup compiles an assortment of research from mainly 2015 and 2016 focused on supply chain planning technology selection and use. Supply chain and IT leaders can gain insights for the evaluation and evolution of their capabilities to improve and mature their SCP and business performance.

Table Of Contents


Research Highlights

  • 1. Identifying and Assessing Your Current and Target SCP Maturity Levels
  • 2. Identifying and Assessing What Layer of Planning Technology Do You/Will You Need in Support of These Maturity Levels
  • 3. Identifying and Assessing the Key Features in Each of These SCP Layers
  • 4. Identifying and Assessing the Detailed Business Requirements for Each SCP Technology
  • 5. Identifying, Assessing and Selecting the Appropriate Vendors and Solutions to Meet These Business Requirements

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