Tag: supply chain

BI Users, Business Users

Networking vendors highlight AI opportunities as order backlog challenges begin to subside

August 22, 2023

Via: Network World

The heavy buzz around all things AI got louder in the financial reports of networking vendors this quarter, even though AI hasn’t made a significant impact on most vendors’ financial performance and supply chain challenges remain a more immediate concern. […]

BI Security

3CX unified comms users hit by supply chain attacks

March 30, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

Customers of 3CX, a unified communications technology supplier, are being targeted by a North Korea-linked advanced persistent threat (APT) actor in a supply chain attack spreading via a compromised update to one of its products. The developing incident was initially […]

BI Security

TrueFort Introduces Partner Ecosystem for Security

March 20, 2023

Via: Database Trends and Applications

TrueFort, the lateral movement protection company, is launching the TrueFort Trust Partner Program for IT solution providers, systems integrators, consultants, MSPs/MSSPs, and ISVs. The program will deliver custom workload, lateral attack, and microsegmentation security solutions using a channel friendly model […]

BI Security, Software & Systems

What do the US’s new software security rules mean for UK organisations?

October 20, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

On 14 September 2022, the White House released Memorandum M-22-18, which requires executive departments and agencies of the US government to ensure that all companies providing them with software and services are sufficiently protected against cyber attacks. “The Executive Order […]

BI Security

Why Managing Third-party Risk is Essential for Today’s CIO

September 29, 2022

Via: CIO

Any organization that fails to take into consideration supply chain cybersecurity threats is putting itself at great risk. The fact is, a company can be impacted by incidents that emerge from virtually anywhere within the chain. That’s why third-party risk […]

Software & Systems

What You Can Do NOW to Manage Your Software Supply Chain Risk

April 27, 2022

Via: CIO

While the Log4j crisis was a wakeup call for many, mitigating it does not solve the larger issues of supply chain attacks. It’s more important than ever to put practices in place to manage your supply chain risk. Supply chain […]

Software & Systems

How data from IoT devices is changing supply chain analytics

April 12, 2022

Via: CIO

The supply chain havoc caused by the coronavirus pandemic has left an indelible mark on the minds (and businesses) of manufacturers, wholesalers, dealers and retailers. Lockdowns and restrictions hindered manufacturing and shipping, resulting in shortages in pharmaceuticals, electronics, food items […]

BI Categories, Business Analysis

Supply chain woes? Analytics may be the answer

April 5, 2022

Via: CIO

Supply chain woes continue to plague organizations around the world and in virtually all sectors. For some, leveraging data and analytics tools is proving to be an effective way to address the challenges. Disruptions to global supply chains due to […]

BI Users, Business Users

IT’s role in sustainability for a resilient supply chain

November 1, 2021

Via: ComputerWeekly

Despite businesses having plenty of data on the procurement side, it may not be rich enough to enable the organisation to demonstrate that it is meeting sustainability targets. The linear nature of supply chains means that disposal of waste products […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

The Data Challenges of a Return to Service

April 28, 2021


COVID has been particularly rough on companies that provide in-person entertainment experiences–theme parks, cruise lines, movie theatres, casinos, concert promoters, resorts, etc. With summer approaching, we’re seeing signs that some of these companies may be opening up operations again. Disneyland, […]

BI Users, Business Users, Data Analyst, IT Team

Can technology save the retail supply chain?

March 30, 2020

Via: CIO

We’ve all now witnessed firsthand what can happen when a basic, bulky household staple suddenly sees wildly increased demand (for reasons both real and imagined). Shoppers have snapped up rolls of Charmin and Cottonelle every time they are restocked; while […]

BI Categories, Business Analysis

How 3D printing can affect your supply chain

May 7, 2018

Via: CIO

3D printing has been used for prototyping for decades, but now it’s starting to creep into production process too. Even if you’re not printing things yourself, that change is going to have implications for your supply chain management. What’s different […]