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ModusLink Launches EPIC for Planning and Collaboration

ModusLink Corp. has launched its Enhanced Planning and Integrated Collaboration (EPIC) tool.

ModusLink Launches EPIC for Planning and Collaboration

According to the vendor, it serves as a collaborative platform for supply-chain knowledge-sharing through a single source of information, leading to quicker and more informed decision-making. EPIC sits on top of an organization's enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, and can simulate changes in supply and demand. It runs real-time material requirements planning (MRP) scenarios in a matter of seconds, and stores snapshots of history to enhance analytics for predictive planning. In the process, ModusLink said, organizations can quickly correct supply-chain problems such as sourcing or material delays, more easily identify opportunities for gains in efficiency, reduce expenses and improve customer service. ModusLink EPC will be available in March, 2016.

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According to the vendor, it serves as a collaborative platform for supply-chain knowledge-sharing through a single source of information, leading to quicker and more informed decision-making. EPIC sits on top of an organization's enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, and can simulate changes in supply and demand. It runs real-time material requirements planning (MRP) scenarios in a matter of seconds, and stores snapshots of history to enhance analytics for predictive planning. In the process, ModusLink said, organizations can quickly correct supply-chain problems such as sourcing or material delays, more easily identify opportunities for gains in efficiency, reduce expenses and improve customer service. ModusLink EPC will be available in March, 2016.

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ModusLink Launches EPIC for Planning and Collaboration