Gartner Research

When — and When Not — to Buy Additional Analytical Capabilities for Your Supply Chain Planning Process

Published: 30 March 2020

ID: G00466175

Analyst(s): Alex Pradhan

Summary

Many organizations believe that they need more analytics, but often aren’t aware of the analytical capabilities that are already available within their SCP solution. This research helps supply chain technology leaders get the most value out of their current SCP solution before added investment.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Investigate the Analytical Features Available in Your SCP Solution
  • Determine What You Need by Assessing the Current and Future Maturity of Your Business Process
  • Run an Analytics Capabilities Gap Assessment and Close Technology, Process and Talent Gaps to Maximize Value

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