Predictive Analytics in S&OP - The Coming Revolution Aided by Big Data
Huge advances in data analytic technologies combined with proliferation of data acquisition mechanisms is generating a plethora of possibilities for improving efficiencies in the supply chain. From a focus on real time data earlier, the winds are now shifting towards querying and actionable insights both at an operational/tactical level as well as strategic level. How can organizations exploit this bonanza to make their operations more productive and efficient? How can value be captured and what are the challenges and obstacles in faster adoption and use of these in the supply chain space? We will look at technologies shaping the capabilities and ways to maximize its value for SCM practitioners.