This IDC MarketScape report looks at the key vendors in the demand sensing and planning space and discusses the importance of demand planning in the context of the current business challenges facing manufacturers.
According to Simon Ellis, practice director, IDC Manufacturing Insights, "In the supply chain, demand sensing and planning is perhaps the critical business process to allow manufacturers to better align their operations to expected future demand and to the changes in that demand. A handful of key vendors, highlighted in this report, provide outstanding demand planning tools that have enabled these manufacturers to keep pace with growing levels of demand volatility and complexity."
IDC Manufacturing Insights: Supply Chain Strategies
Analytic applications, Big Data analytics and discovery, Engineering applications, Operations and manufacturing applications, Sales enablement, Software as a service, Supply chain management applications