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Create a Company-Specific Vision by Exploring Gartner's Key Dimensions of Algorithmic Supply Chain Planning

Published: 16 October 2017

ID: G00326259

Analyst(s): Tim Payne


To support supply chain planning digitalization, companies will need to implement some form of algorithmic SCP. Supply chain leaders responsible for supply chain solutions should use this research to help start building a company-specific vision for algorithmic SCP.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Articulate Which Business Needs Should Be Targeted to Enable Algorithmic SCP
  • Identify How Specific Planning Processes Will Interconnect and Utilize Algorithmic SCP Technology
  • Define the Degree of CORE Technology Capabilities Required in Algorithmic SCP
  • Identify and Segment Different Types of Planning Decisions That Will Be Supported by Algorithmic SCP Technology
  • Identify Which Domains Will Be Covered by Algorithmic SCP Technology
  • Explore How New Algorithms Will Impact Algorithmic SCP Technology
  • Determine How Emerging Technologies Will Impact Algorithmic SCP
  • Evaluate How Technical Architecture Will Impact Algorithmic SCP
  • Look for Algorithmic SCP Use Cases to Inspire
  • Bringing It All Together

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