This IDC study is designed for business and technology executives who are responsible for managing supply chain execution process and technology. This IDC study presents the results of IDC's 2017 Integrated Supply Chain Execution MaturityScape Benchmark Survey and should be viewed as a supplement to IDC MaturityScape: Integrated Supply Chain Execution 1.0 (IDC # US40152216 , June 2016). Together, the two studies provide a comprehensive overview of IDC's Integrated Supply Chain Execution Maturity Model.
This study enables organizations to answer the following questions:
"An integrated approach to supply chain execution provides a mechanism to drive competitive advantage by enabling speed, efficiency, and reliability into the supply chain," says John Santagate, research manager, Manufacturing Supply Chain Execution. "Organizations that take a holistic approach to designing supply chain processes and equipping the processes with the right technological toolset are in a better positon to drive competitive differentiation through the supply chain."