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Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Strategy, 2019


Leading supply chain organizations balance the need for building foundational capabilities with the goal of pursuing innovation. This Hype Cycle offers chief supply chain officers and strategy leaders a snapshot of the maturity and benefits of key supply chain enablers and frameworks.

Published: 15 July 2019

ID: G00369252

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy

Table Of Contents


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

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