Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Strategy, 2017

Published: 20 July 2017

ID: G00314091

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy

Summary

Supply chain organizations must maintain a delicate balance between innovation for growth and operational excellence. This Hype Cycle offers supply chain leaders a snapshot of the maturity and benefits of the most critical technologies, business frameworks and competencies.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • SCaaSA
    • Virtualization
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Blockchain in Supply Chain
    • Digital Security
    • SCM Cloud Services
  • At the Peak
    • Customer Intimacy
    • Workforce Analytics
    • Digital Business
    • Solution-Centric Supply Chains
    • Machine Learning
    • Prescriptive Analytics
    • SCM BPO
    • Social Learning Platform
    • 3D Printing in Supply Chain
    • Internet of Things
    • E2E SC Segmentation
    • Predictive Analytics
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Big Data
    • Corporate Social Responsibility
    • End-to-End Risk Management
    • Digital Manufacturing
    • Metrics and Performance Management
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Cost-to-Serve Analysis
    • Network Design
    • Supply Chain Visibility
    • SCM BPaaS
    • Targeted SC Segmentation
    • Center of Excellence
    • Diagnostic Analytics
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Descriptive Analytics
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.