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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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IoT & M2M Supply Chain

Three Capabilities for a More Resilient Supply Chain

Sensor data and IoT technologies are helping to create more resilient supply chains with real-time monitoring, accurate estimated time of arrivals (ETA), and geofencing capabilities. Through the connectivity that IoT affords, assets equipped with sensors are able to transmit data that can be analyzed and leveraged to make decisions in real-time. The result is a…

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Big Data & Analytics IoT & M2M Savi Sensors Solutions Supply Chain Why Not IoT? Series

“Why Not IoT?” Roundup

Missed the blog series on IoT results? The question is no longer “Why implement IoT?” The question is “Why not implement IoT?” For those of you that missed our five-part blog series, “Why Not IoT?,” now is the perfect time to check it out. The series details specific supply chain challenges and discusses proven results…

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7 Unexpected Uses for the Industrial IoT

There is a lot of growth toward implementing new technology innovations within supply chains, and the logical extension of the IoT to industrial applications has the potential to transform numerous industries, including transportation, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and energy. The disruptive power of the Industrial IoT will bring non-technology industries into the digital age by connecting machines,…

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How To Architect for The Internet of Things (IoT)

Last week our very own Jim Haughwout had the pleasure of doing a podcast with Forbes-contributor Mike Kavis on how to architect for the Internet of Things (“IoT”). They originally connected on Twitter regarding a discussion on whether the IoT and sensors are Big Data. That discussion led a podcast on architecture challenges–from device to data to data consumer–created by…

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