Archive for January, 2012

Is Public Procurement Ready for the Cloud?

Jan 31, 2012 No Comments by

Over on Software Advice, I recently discussed the prevalence of Cloud-based solutions within the public sector. I spoke with Alan Webber, eGovernment and public-sector IT expert from Altimeter Group on the subject. Alan has some really great thoughts. Namely, he expressed the opinion that while the public sector is still generally hesitant to move the [...]

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Back to School? YouTube SCM Lectures

Jan 13, 2012 No Comments by

Professor Hau Lee presents overview of supply chain management. Each year, MBA students invite members of the faculty to deliver a Last Lecture, touching on a topic that is important to the speaker, that sums up an area of research or academic work, or that may be a parting word of advice or inspiration to [...]

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Justifying a Warehouse Management System in 3 Steps

Jan 05, 2012 No Comments by

In a recent post on WMSG (site), Luciano Cunha, Global Industry Director at To-Increase, outlined important steps to justification, deployment and implementation of a modern warehouse management system (WMS). These investments are often heavily scrutinized, so the correct planning, figures and resources are important when attempting to acquire a budget and having a solution approved. [...]

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