White Papers, Industry Research & Reports

Here are a number of detailed reports created by vendors and independent research analysts and organisations within the manufacturingand supply chain environments. The reports take an-depth look into all aspects of certain manufacturing and supply chain technologies, as well as trends within specific market sectors, executive overviews of ways to improve efficiencies, cost savings, streamline processes, manage inventory, communicate and collaborate with partners, suppliers within manufacturing, production and supply chain/logistics operations.

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Understanding the value of outsourcing network security services

Understanding the value of outsourcing network security services

This white paper will examine the many new challenges that are facing todays network owners, the pros and cons of using in-house resources and outsourcing for your network assessment and day-to-day monitoring, as well as guidelines to help select and maximize the value of outside resources.

Best Practices for Implementing a Traceability Solution

This paper is aimed at addressing the importance of adopting traceability solutions by the CP companies and also highlights the TCS approach and solution on "Food Safety and Traceability.

How Lean can Help you improve People, Processes and Profit

Five Tips for Reducing Waste in the Supply Chain.This report, sponsored by Infor Global Solutions, is a roadmap for professionals looking to implement Lean principles and extend them into the supply chain.

Contract Life Cycle Management: The DNA of Procurement

Infosys experts share their perspectives in this paper on the benefits and implementation of the right strategy to help you address issues while leveraging contracts across the enterprise.

WMS Consolidation: Getting the Instance Strategy Right

This white paper elaborates on the right instance strategy for WMS consolidation. It improves returns from WMS implementations and helps optimize hardware investments and operational maturity.

Which SAP Warehouse Management Application is Right For You?

This white paper is designed to give warehouse operations managers and IT managers a useful framework for understanding SAPs newer Warehouse Management (WM) application functionality.

Beyond the Storm: Managing Risk in the Supply Chain

Beyond the Storm: Managing Risk in the Supply Chain

Even without the recent turbulence in the capital markets, executive minds were already spinning with the relentless onslaught of events in the past year that have threatened to disrupt their continuity of supply.

Improving the effectiveness of traditional demand planning systems

Improving the effectiveness of traditional demand planning systems

This white paper from Infosys discusses the limitations of the existing Demand Planning Systems in terms of forecasting methods, statistical tools, dashboard and decision support tools.

Approach to Effective APO / DP Design and Implementation

Approach to Effective APO / DP Design and Implementation

This Infosys white paper demonstrates how an efficient and effective SAP Advanced Planner and Optimizer (APO) Demand Planning (DP) design, ensures the long-term sustainability of the solution, and provides an overview of the key features and functionalities in APO DP.

Technology Best Practice Handbook

Technology Best Practice Handbook

Obtaining the ideal Logistics and Supply Chain Managers system for 21st century

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