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Big Data & Analytics Savi Supply Chain

4 qualities that make Netflix a good model for supply chain visibility

Netflix has revolutionized the way we watch movies and TV shows. It has made the process of picking and watching on-demand movies easy and inexpensive. Who would have thought that innovative companies could transform their supply chain operations with some of the same technologies? A lot of the technology used by Netflix is similar to…

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Savi Sensors Supply Chain

What’s your supply chain IQ?

Make smarter decisions by systematically analyzing supply chain risk, visibility, and connectivity. These 3 areas are crucial for companies to master so that they can save money, increase agility, reduce disruptions, and improve customer service. What are your supply chain IQ challenges? If you answered… Risk: You are exposed to major risks that are putting your shipments…

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Big Data & Analytics ETA IoT & M2M Supply Chain

3 breakthrough technologies to gain control of your supply chain

Last week we talked about why companies that are outsourcing their logistics operations cannot rely on milestone-based systems. Using Internet of Thing (IoT) technology to know the real-time location and condition of all shipments and products is the first step to gaining in-transit visibility. The next step is to gain control of the supply chain…

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Big Data & Analytics ETA IoT & M2M Supply Chain

Why supply chain leaders are implementing innovative in-transit visibility technologies

Outsourcing = silos + data integration problems According to Supply Chain Insights, 90 percent of shippers are now outsourcing at least part of their supply chain operations. Outsourcing is a no-brainer because it gives a company flexibility, scalability, and saves both time and money. But it also exposes companies to other risks that should be…

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Three reasons why Data Scientists are the superheroes of the supply chain

I noticed that Jim Hayden, Savi’s SVP of Data Science, sometimes wears a red cape around the office; but I was curious about his specific role and what it actually means to be a Data Scientist. When I asked, Hayden explained how he uses his technology background, Internet of Things platform, and subject matter expertise…

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End-to-End Visibility Transforms Global Supply Chains

The move toward greater globalization is driving geographical expansion of supply chains – and greater exposure to risk. This trend demands that supply chains operate effectively and efficiently across vast distances while managing the myriad processes and risks associated with running global supply chains. To succeed supply chains must be nimble, proactive, highly adaptable, and…

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