Our research shows that because most planned deployments of business intelligence software do not take into account the unique information needs organizations have in managing modern supply chains and their processes, there is confusion about which applications can address this problem best. Notwithstanding, those proposing BI implementations must be able to present a convincing business case that proves that the desired technology platform can capture enterprise-level data and deliver information to support the specific needs of their global manufacturing or distribution company and that it will be able to grow with them. Ventana Research recommends that you assess your supply chain business intelligence maturity and take steps to improve it.
Research and Education News:
Reserach Finds Manufacturing Analytics Falling Short (July 29, 2011)
New Research Shows Shows Comprehensive Analytics is Key for Manufacturing (July 14, 2011)
Disaster, Risk Management and the Supply Chain