2018 global data management benchmark report

2018 global data management benchmark report

As digital transformation efforts proliferate and become commonplace, data will take center stage as a critical driver of these initiatives. Organizations that are able to mobilize their data assets to power critical business initiatives will see a distinct advantage in the years to come. In fact, a majority of C-level executives (87%) believe that data has greatly disrupted their organization’s operations over the last 12 months.

A Practical Guide to Transform Manufacturing Operations with Smart Pull

A Practical Guide to Transform Manufacturing Operations with Smart Pull

The mechanism of “Pull” processes—those triggered by an actual event instead of a forecast—is nothing new. It is at the heart of many successful manufacturing strategies. Recent technological advances in digitization, including the harnessing of Big Data analytics, the use of the cloud, Business Process Management (BPM), social media, IIoT, and mobility, have extended the power of Pull beyond Lean manufacturing.

Evaluating Medical Device Safety and Quality with Data Analytics

Evaluating Medical Device Safety and Quality with Data Analytics

It is challenging for medical device manufacturers to remain competitive in a fast-paced, cost-conscious market while offering high-quality, compliant products. A promising medical device may quickly experience a detour from its product roadmap or even an early retirement due to unexpected events, such as a safety issue necessitating a product recall or a quality issue resulting in a legal liability.

Retail Order Management

Retail Order Management: The Key to Unlocking Omnichannel

Retail is changing at lightning speed with omnichannel no longer a niche concept, rather the new retail norm. Consumers expect the same experience regardless of how they interact with retailers – online, in-store and mobile. Successful retailers are moving quickly to update technologies as the silo systems, organizations and processes of the past are inhibiting their ability to deliver an omnichannel experience.