The latest news, analysis, trends and solutions for big data, blockchain and the internet of things (IoT) and their impact on supply chain management. Big data describes the large volume of data that inundates a business on a day-to-day basis and can be analyzed for strategic business insights. IoT is the means that collects and sends data from a range of “things” — anything from watches to fridges to cars — that are connected to the internet with sensors or computer chips. Learn how companies around the world are using big data, blockchain and IoT for supply chain optimization and competitive advantage.
The age of big data and the demands of e-commerce are generating more data than ever before — and with it, the need for "actionable" analytics to manage operations in distribution centers, says Charles Armstrong, founding partner with Orion Advisors Group.
1010data, a platform provider of data harmonization, collaborative analytics and consumer intelligence solutions, has launched new dedicated resources to address retail demand challenges and abrupt changes in consumer spending brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tradeshift, a specialist in supply chain payments and marketplaces, recently launched Tradeshift Engage, a seller engagement platform designed to build digital collaboration between suppliers and buyers.