Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Published: 24 February 2021

ID: G00450344

Analyst(s): Tim Payne , Amber Salley , Pia Orup Lund


The SCP market is mature but changing. Companies are at different stages of planning maturity and consequently require different mixes of capabilities. Supply chain technology leaders need to take their desired planning maturity and these use cases into account when selecting SCP solutions.

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What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Adexa
    • Anaplan
    • Arkieva
    • Blue Yonder
    • Dassault Systèmes
    • Demand Solutions
    • E2open
    • GAINSystems
    • Infor
    • Kinaxis
    • Logility
    • o9 Solutions
    • OMP
    • Oracle
    • QAD DynaSys
    • SAP
    • Slimstock
    • ToolsGroup
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Demand Planning Functional Strength
    • Supply Planning Functional Strength
    • Advanced Planning Capabilities
    • Supply Chain Model
    • Multienterprise Planning
    • Linking Plans/Decisions Vertically
    • Planning Collaboration
    • Planning Decision Automation
    • Data Integration Capabilities
    • Scenario Planning/Management
    • User Experience
    • Scalability
    • Breadth of Resource Types Planned
    • Process Management
    • Range of Analytics Types
  • Use Cases
    • Demand Planning
    • Supply Planning
    • E2E Enterprise Planning
    • E2E Multienterprise Planning
    • Digital Planning
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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