IoT & M2M Sensors Uncategorized

Supply Chain Trends Influencing the Energy Industry

There is a lot of growth toward implementing new technology innovations within the supply chain, and the Internet of Things (IoT)—a network that connects physical objects, communications, software, and sensors to allow machines to transfer data over a network without human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction—has garnered a high level of interest and hype, largely driven from…

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New Savi IoT Sensors Reduce Theft and Diversion of Sensitive Cargo While Supplying and Protecting Troops

The DoD runs the largest active Radio Frequency Identification (aRFID) enabled in-transit visibility tracking system in the world. The Radio Frequency In-Transit Visibility (ITV) network has points of presence in 2,000 locations in over 50 countries and tracks and over 57,000 shipments of mission-critical supplies and sensitive equipment weekly destined for warfighters across the globe. The need…

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ETA In-transit Visibility military supply chains Sensors Supply Chain

It’s 2018, Supply Chain Management Software From 2008 Won’t Cut It

Ten years ago, EDI was real-time. Not now. For more than a decade, supply chain professionals have used sophisticated software and hardware to manage inventory levels, optimize labor and reduce transportation costs yet all these systems use a technology that is 50 years old that was not designed for use with any of these systems….

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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 Sensors Supply Chain

Harnessing the Power of Big Data and Analytics

By combining the IoT with today’s Big Data and analytics capabilities and the availability of inexpensive sensors, businesses are able to receive massive amounts of business intelligence at every point in their supply chain. Sensors can be used to track-and-trace the status of in-transit assets as well as monitor the state (location, condition, operation, need…

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Big Data & Analytics Sensors Supply Chain

How Analytics Are Changing the Potential of Sensors

Sensors have been used in the supply chain for a long time. There are millions of sensor types designed for narrow, singular purposes, such as sending point-in-time messages regarding position/location, light, temperature, humidity, shock/vibration, pressure, electrical fields, etc. There are no standards and many different data formats and protocols with little interoperability. They have memory…

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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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