June 15, 2016
If your scroll through tech newsfeeds, it is difficult not to stumble upon a bounty of articles from companies and bloggers alike that mention machine learning. Is it hype or the “phrase of the day?” As we see it, machine learning will play an integral role in modern supply chain planning, enabling companies to better meet customer demand and anticipate future supply.
While it has been around for some time, machine learning has just recently been within reach of the supply chain due to the rise of of Big Data and cloud computing. Innovation with search, capture and store of business data has resulted in many follow-on questions: What do we do with all this data and is any of it really valuable? Value is a combination of speed and intelligence that can’t be delivered by humans alone. With machine learning forecast accuracy can improve by more than 20%.
To understand the value machine learning brings to business, read this white paper, “Machine Learning: A Quantum Leap in Forecast Accuracy for the Modern Supply Chain.” This research provides the insights and quantifiable data businesses may need to make the leap. We believe machine learning is a vital technology for supply chain that’s here to stay. We’d love the opportunity to zero in on the value it can bring to your business.
Download the white paper to learn more about machine learning for the supply chain.