Companies across all major manufacturing sectors are struggling to balance costs with increased expectations to deliver quickly and accurately. They must manage these pressures within the complex landscape of hundreds or thousands of supply chain partners, located all over the world, with disparate systems and data. Improving the performance of a complex global supply chain depends on information. For the information to be useful, it needs to be smart and connected.

Modern supply chain analytics will facilitate collaboration beyond the four walls of the business and across the entire ecosystem of customers, partners and suppliers. Automated advanced analytics, to anticipate trends and make recommendations, is needed to support decision making, and shared visibility of data enables the global supply chain to work as a highly orchestrated business network.

Download this whitepaper and learn how enterprise information needs to be smart and connected in order to support decision-making and shared visibility for the modern manufacturing organization.