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Transportation Management Systems: The Glue of the Supply Chain
With manufacturing now a global industry, moving product throughout complex supply chains remains a challenge for most organizations. But transportation

components of supply chain management  of the most critical components of a TMS. The TMS will define the following three aspects, each of which helps to manage the manufacturer’s “private fleet” (its fleet of transportation vehicles): Strategic and master route design : This gives managers in charge of delivery the ability to decide the optimal route the driver of each vehicle can take, allowing expedient delivery of the product. Territory design : This allows manufacturers to establish a standard route for regular, recurrent Read More...
Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Supply chain management (SCM) solutions include applications for managing supplier, manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and customer business processes. Addressing demand management, warehouse mana...
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Supply Chain Management 101
I covered the basics of ERP previously, and thought I'd move on to supply chain management (SCM), which we're also featuring in tomorrow's TEC Newsletter (go to

components of supply chain management  goal is for all components of the chain to exchange information with maximum efficiency and effectiveness, in order to obtain best results for all parties. A comprehensive SCM solution allows you to focus on and optimize key components of your supply chain operations: • demand management • order management • warehouse management • production and supply planning • service parts planning • supplier relationship management • supply chain event management • international trade logistics • Read More...
Supply Chain Management: Morphing the Functional Scope of Service Parts
The quintessential business challenge is to minimize downtime on assets while minimizing the cost of spare and replacement parts inventory. To meet these

components of supply chain management  centers are other crucial components of the execution side. In this regard, mobile, wireless technologies are playing an increasingly important role. Service Life Cycle Management This brings us to service life cycle management (SLM), which is a holistic business initiative focused on the after-sale service of products and clients. Simply put, SLM focuses on making more money from the product after the initial sale and is a way to become a strategic part of the customer's business after the sale is Read More...
Avoid the Perils of Service Parts Planning in Supply Chain Management
Significant differences exist between the new parts production supply chain and the service and replacement parts supply chain. Companies using conventional

components of supply chain management  and harvesting or reusing components during repair add to the complexity of this process. Thus, more capable spare parts planning systems should be able to help enterprises plan spare parts inventories based on seasonality; statistical forecasting methodologies; carrying costs; customer service levels; parts' obsolescence and criticality measures; product life cycle stage/curve; certain leading indicators (e.g., machine population, part failure rates and like causal variables); and historical demand, to Read More...
ERP for Green Supply Chain Management in Manufacturing
Manufacturers are facing pressure from regulators and customers to document their impact on the environment, including not only the simple carbon footprint, but

components of supply chain management  for reclamation costs for components of subassemblies they sell you, but unless this is covered specifically in a contract, you should count on being solely responsible for what you sell when it comes to environmental impact. This means that you need excellent integration between your supply chain solution and your ERP system. You will want to document what your suppliers are consuming for the products you are buying from them. For example, let’s say you are buying a printed circuit board from a supply Read More...
Software-as-a-service ERP versus On-premise ERP through the Lens of Total Cost of Ownership
This IDC white paper looks at the growing applicability of software as a service (SaaS) for enterprise-level business applications, and analyzes the adoption

components of supply chain management  as-a-service ERP versus On-premise ERP through the Lens of Total Cost of Ownership This IDC white paper looks at the growing applicability of software as a service (SaaS) for enterprise-level business applications, and analyzes the adoption rate and total cost of ownership (TCO) of this technological approach. Download this white paper to find out how a hosted option can drive significant cost savings, reduce initial implementation times, and bring new functionality with relative ease and convenien Read More...
IT Management and Development
The IT management and development business area focuses on developing the tools and resources required to understand, use, and manage IT infrastructure in order

components of supply chain management  Management and Development The IT management and development business area focuses on developing the tools and resources required to understand, use, and manage IT infrastructure in order to help companies enhance their operational, tactical, and strategic capabilities. Tools for IT management and development can help companies control and measure the quality and effectiveness of their IT infrastructures, and manage software and hardware development tasks. Challenges related to IT management and developm Read More...
Facilitating Compliance and Intelligent Information Management with Effective Database Management
Data breach is a very real problem in business today. Every day, organizations store massive amounts of data inside database tables—data ranging from credit

components of supply chain management  Compliance and Intelligent Information Management with Effective Database Management Data breach is a very real problem in business today. Every day, organizations store massive amounts of data inside database tables—data ranging from credit card transactions to product inventories. This valuable information is what runs the business. In order to protect this data and stay on top of compliance, an enterprise data management solution that respects information privacy regulations should be Read More...
Warehouse Management Systems: Pie in the Sky or Floating Bakery? Part One: Myths of the Warehouse Management Systems and Implementation
When searching for a warehouse management system (WMS), a number of myths surface.

components of supply chain management  Management Systems: Pie in the Sky or Floating Bakery? Part One: Myths of the Warehouse Management Systems and Implementation Introduction I just returned from a week long conference and as one of the speakers/vendors there, I was not looking to receive the same thing that the attendees were looking to receive. I was looking for clients; however, I mostly found patients . I found most of my time was spent psychoanalyzing what people had been told by competitors and other logistics companies. Read More...
CRM Selections: When An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure Part Two: Using A Knowledge Base To Reduce The Time, Risk And Cost Of A CRM Selection
Using a knowledge base in the selection process can reduce the time, risk and cost of procuring technology. Well constructed knowledge bases that are used in a

components of supply chain management  base as having three components: First , a comprehensive set of functional and technical criteria covering every functional area of an enterprise application (in this case, CRM). Second , a set of vendor ratings for the criteria on the vast majority of products on the market. Third , a decision support tool to compare vendor offerings and quantify the gaps between vendor capabilities and company requirements. TEC provides web-enabled versions of its knowledge bases available online. Visit Read More...
LCMS Exposed! Understanding the Differences between Learning Management and Learning Content Management
The Cost of Learning—a Very Brief HistoryTraining (or learning) has always been viewed as a cost center (representing a cost of doing business similar to

components of supply chain management  Here are some key components of an LCMS: learning object repository dynamic delivery interface automated authoring application administrative application course catalogs document filing and history shareable content object reference model (SCORM) content manager with tools to disaggregate and re-aggregate courses version control tools and archiving capabilities to store previous versions of content check-out/check-in features ability to publish to LMS (interoperability with third-party LMSs) workflow And Read More...
Knowledge Management: The Core of Service Resolution Management
Businesses today need to demonstrate their value to customers by making information that is relevant to them accessible. Hence the need for knowledge management

components of supply chain management  Management: The Core of Service Resolution Management Today's businesses are faced with the reality of customers expecting and demanding more multichannel information and better service from call centers than ever before. Integrating call center service resolution management (SRM) into customer relationship management (CRM) can help companies retain both their call center agents and their customers. For more background, please see Integrating Customer Relationship Management and Service Read More...
Integrating Customer Relationship Management and Service Resolution Management
The business case for integrating call center service resolution management into customer relationship management is becoming increasingly obvious, as companies

components of supply chain management  Customer Relationship Management and Service Resolution Management A customer relationship management (CRM) system that accommodates complex customer-facing processes requires four key factors to give the system a competitive advantage. The first key factor lies in the application's ability to develop a complete customer profile that supports multiple business units and products. Service organizations need a wide range of customer data, including demographics, financial status, and current and Read More...
Warehousing Management: Yard Management, Competitive Analysis, and Challenges
The business remains challenging to even the most established vendors, since an intensifying product architecture rejuvenation and functional enhancements cycle

components of supply chain management  Management: Yard Management, Competitive Analysis, and Challenges Extension to Yard Management Enterprise systems are penetrating every aspect of a company's operations. For some time now, organizations have realized that the warehouse must become a dynamic area. Warehouse personnel must have access to real-time data to closely match supply and demand and to streamline the supply chain, so inventory is not bogged down in warehouses causing precious overhead to be lost. As a result, supply chain Read More...
Enterprise Content Management: It Is More Than Just Web Content Management
Enterprise content management (ECM) is moving beyond web content management. To meet enterprises' needs, large vendors are introducing scaled down versions

components of supply chain management  they are missing certain components of an ECM vendor. Several vendors, like Tridion , Vignette , Percussion , and Fatwire , focus more on web content management (WCM). Web content management incorporates content creation, review, and approval processes, to publish content on web sites. They can be public web sites (Internet) or corporate, private web sites (intranet or extranet). WCM uses extensible markup language (XML), templates, and style sheets for content creation. It is often browser-based, making Read More...

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