Archive – July 2017

Myth 6: Bigger Is Always Better

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  • July 31, 2017

Bigger is better. As a society, we’re exposed to this message on all sides, from the food we eat to the cars we drive to the businesses we work with.

Unfortunately, in the case of supply chain economics, this is not always true. While manageable growth is an indicator of health for any business, the complex nature of international supply chains changes the equation. Bigger and wider reaching supply chains may be synonymous with increased opportunity, but scaling this infrastructure presents many new challenges.

Myth 5: Cloud Is Less Secure

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  • July 24, 2017

There are widespread myths about the risks of cloud usage, many of which are tied to common logic. If data is removed from our control and stored on a third-party server, how can we guarantee its security?

Myth 3: Your ERP Is the Center of the Universe

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  • July 11, 2017

It’s easy to imagine your ERP system as the lifeblood of your supply chain. In our increasingly interconnected business world, modern supply chains often have numerous touchpoints representing a diverse network of vendors, suppliers, distributors, and transportation partners. The rise of ERP systems in manufacturing and supply chain provides a necessary way for businesses to manage their operations data and order history.

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