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Logility Inc., supplier of collaborative solutions to optimize the supply chain, has been recognized by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning for Process Automation (Tim Payne, 3 September, 2010). According to the report, "although the size and market penetration of these vendors varies greatly, they all display a strong understanding of SCP [supply chain planning] for process automation, both in terms of functional breadth, relevant functional depth and supporting service and support for organizations looking for a strong planning foundation."
Logility, one of 14 companies included, had to meet a comprehensive set of requirements including product functionality, significant customer references, minimum revenue, and global coverage. Vendors were further evaluated based on their ability to execute and completeness of vision.
This recognition follows Logility's July general availability announcement of the most comprehensive release in the company's history, Logility Voyager Solutions V8. The latest release provides significant enhancements that enable distribution-intensive companies to more strategically evaluate, optimize and manage the growing complexity of their global supply chains while simultaneously reducing costs and boosting customer service.
"We believe the recognition as a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning for Process Automation underscores our commitment to delivering innovative planning solutions that drive an efficient and cost-effective global supply chains," said Mike Edenfield, president and CEO, Logility. "The recent release of Logility Voyager Solutions V8 is a prime example of our steadfast focus to drive robust, flexible operations, reduce the total cost of ownership, and unlock the true value of a company's supply chain."
Recognized industry-wide for its rapid implementation, quick ROI, ease-of-use, and ability to solve complex problems, Logility Voyager Solutions is a comprehensive supply chain solution which features performance monitoring capabilities to increase supply chain visibility and boost performance in key areas including demand, inventory and replenishment planning, sales and operations planning (S&OP), manufacturing planning and scheduling, supply and inventory optimization, transportation planning and management, and warehouse management.
About the Magic Quadrant
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