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Reaching the Upper Echelon of Supply Chain Maturity Requires a Strong Focus on Data Management

Published: 09 May 2017

ID: G00324904

Analyst(s): Christian Titze , Michael Moran , Andrew White


The health of supply chain data is a foundational requirement for companies advancing in supply chain maturity. CSCOs need to better understand the importance and different elements of data within the broader aspect of enterprise information management in order to improve their supply chain.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand Your Company's Maturity Level as Basis for Prioritizing Initiatives
  • Recognize the Diversity of Data Along Different Characteristics
  • Put Special Emphasis on Master Data and Related Data in Your Organization
  • Connect With Your IT Department/CDO to Understand the Full Context of EIM

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